• Collect Resources, Craft Tools, and Survive the Hostile Creepers and Skeletons

    Explore Minecraft with 10 of your peers! Kids ages 8–12 will meet weekly for four weeks to create a world from scratch in Minecraft's Survival Mode. The next session at the Sprague Branch starts March 4 and runs through March 25. Space is limited. Registration is required and opens on Feb 26 at 10am.

  • Introducing Beanstack
    Make your child's early reading experience a success.

    Introducing Beanstack

    A new offering from The City Library, Beanstack helps you discover books based on your child's interests, allowing you to explore deeper into The City Library's catalog of children's books. Sort and filter titles by genre, topic, age range, even the type of main characters in the book! Track your child's reading progress with badges and Learning Tracks.

  • OneClickDigital
    If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all. Oscar Wilde

    OneClickDigital

    OneClickDigital makes kids' fiction and nonfiction audiobooks available for download.

  • Historias en español
    Siempre imaginé que el Paraíso sería algún tipo de biblioteca. Jorge Luis Borges

    Historias en español

    El primer sábado de cada mes a las 2pm, la sucursal Chapman presenta una hora de cuentos, canciones, poesía, música, manualidades y mucho más. Celebre su idioma con sus hijos.

  • MUZZY ONLINE
    Before I speak, I have something important to say. Groucho Marx

    MUZZY ONLINE

    Available in eight languages (English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Mandarin Chinese, Portuguese, and Russian), MUZZY is a captivating and entertaining way for kids to learn another language.

  • Kids are born curious about the world. Neil degrasse Tyson

    CUAC, a local non-profit contemporary art organization, offers unique, free art workshops for preschoolers (ages 3–5) and elementary school students (ages 5+). Each week presents a new experience and new information, and participants can attend as many or as few sessions as their schedule allows.

  • eBooks for kids
    Children are made readers on the laps of their parents. Emilie Buchwald

    eBooks for kids

    OverDrive's Digital Collection for Kids allows parents to quickly and easily find eBook titles that your child will love. Browse by Subject or Reading Level, or check out the New Arrivals and Most Popular titles!

  • Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

    Explore Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft™ while improving your strategy and mathematical skills. This program, intended for kids ages 8–13, will teach participants how to play different card deck classes, summon powerful creatures, and use heroic abilities to crush your opponents. Registration is required and opens one week prior to the start of each session.


The Children's Librarians at The City Library are pleased to be able to share their expertise in the form of these thoughtful and timely booklists.

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OverDrive's Digital Collection for Kids allows parents to quickly and easily find eBook titles that your child will love. Browse by Subject or Reading Level, or check out the New Arrivals and Most Popular titles!

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Kids Databases


The City Library is pleased to provide several databases with streaming and downloadable content tailored for kids. Get started exploring by browsing the databases below.