Children's Page

Have Lots of Fun @ the Library

The Youth Room offers a wide range of programs and special events throughout the year. Make sure to ask Ms. Valerie for more information the next time you visit. You do not want to miss any of the new and fun events that are coming!


The Youth Room has an AWE station and an ipad Krayon Kiosk full of fun and educational games for children as well as 2 computers with Internet, Microsoft Office Excel, Powerpoint, Word and library catalog access for youth ages 12 and under and their parents. While surfing the net make sure to check out the kids section of the Lake County Library System web page for lots of fun activities, games and other stuff!

Photo credit: Bonnie Whicher Photography

Image of Youth Room by Bonnie Whicher Photography

Mark Your Calendar

  • Take and Make Kids Crafts  available for pickup every day during regular library hours while supplies last.
  • Reader of the Pack the 2nd Tuesday every month at 4:00 pm. Visit and read to a PAWS Therapy Dog in the Youth Room.
  • StoryWalk 10:00 am - 2:00 pm on June 15, June 29, July 13, and July 27 weather permitting. Located at the sidewalk on the south end of the Library facing Alfred Street. A delightful way for children - and adults! - to enjoy reading and the outdoors at the same time. 
  • Story Time with Candy and Cupcake the 2nd and 4th Wednesday each month at 10:00 am in the Library Programming Area.
  • Register all summer long for Oceans of Possibilities summer reading program for youth. Free programs include a pirate puppet show, an Under the Sea party, K9s and Kona Ice, Candy & Cupcake storytimes, take and make crafts, a balloon workshop and more. Read books and earn chances to Spin to Win at the prize wheel. Pick up a goody bag from Ms. Valerie in the Youth Room.
Calling all LEGO builders! The LEGO Wall in the Youth Room is ready for creators to show off their building skills. LEGO books full of lots of great ideas are available or come up with your own designs. Your creation might even be featured on the library's Facebook and Instagram pages.