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Kids Events

Central Library

East Side Library

Forest Avenue Library

Kids Resources

Funk & Wagnalls provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.

The resources here can help students in elementary, middle, and high school prepare for important tests, get extra help with assignments, and boost their skills in important subjects.
Looking for your next great read? Novelist offers reading advice for all ages.
TumbleBookLibrary is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love.

TumbleBook Library!

Iowa Reading Research Center

Literacy Resources for Parents

Bilingual Storytime

Forest Avenue Library

Bilingual Storytime for the family!
Cuentos y canciones en español e inglés para toda la familia.

Early Literacy

YOU can help your child learn important readiness skills now so that your child can become a good reader.


e-books and more for kids!