Virtual Storytimes at Home

Now you can enjoy storytime planned by your favorite youth librarians at home! 


Family Book Discussion Kits

Inside each kit you'll find a chapter book title to read aloud together, picture book recommendations for younger family members, and discussion questions and activities to keep your family busy, together!

   From the Mixed up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler book cover. Two children with overnight bags and instrument cases walking into the Metropolitan museum of art in New York.  Family Book Discussion - Museums 

Gone Camping book cover. Two kids are helping their grandfather set up a tent. There is camping gear spread everywhere and a fox is about to pounce on a chipmunk  




  Family Book Discussion - Backyards





Switch: spider stampede book cover. Two kids run from an enormous spider that takes up the entire cover of the book  




  Family Book Discussion - Insects





Zoey and sassafras: dragons and marshmallows book cover. Zoey is in her science lab with protective goggles perched on top of her head. Her and a orange cat look on in surprise as a small green dragon spews fire.  




  Family Book Discussion - Insects





Activity Corner 

 Check out these great non-fiction titles for at home fun! Click on the cover to take you right to the book. Click on the activity to take you to a paired selection chosen by your librarian.


Backyard Scientists


    Wetland Detective










  Investigate Weather









Kitchen Scientists 



  Mentos Explosion!










   Guess the Scents










water level 

  Make a Water Gravity Level









  Build Your Own Dam








roller coaster 

  Build Your Own Rollercoaster









Right-brained Scientists


   Pointilism and Molecules








aztec cup   

   Make an Aztec Cup









  Styrofoam Prints