The Children's Corner

Childrens Library Events:


Join our Teen Advisory Board (TAB). Come and be a part of telling us what you want to see and do in the library! Meets the 4th Monday of every month. Applicants must be between the ages of 12-17.

Harry Potter 20th Anniversary Celebration Week

Monday, June 26th marks the 20th year since the release of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone

Harry Potter Coloring Contest – Pick up your coloring page from the library circulation desk – Return it to the library by Thursday, June 29th – Winner Announced Saturday, July 1st

Harry Potter Magical Library Contest – Pick up an entry form at the library and draw up your own magical library – Return it to the library by Thursday, June 29th – Winner Announced Saturday, July 1st

Harry Potter Crafternoon – An afternoon of advanced Harry Potter Crafts – Create your own Spellbook, Pencil Wand, and more while watching Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Thursday, June 29th 3:00-5:30pm

Stop in the library during normal business hours Tues.-Thurs. and do some Harry Potter-Inspired Crafts (crafts take approx. 15- 20 minutes each)

All week long when you check out receive a special Harry Potter surprise!


Tuesday, June 27th: Lego Club 10:30-11:30am

Thursday, June 29th: Magician Jeff Quinn 12:00pm

Tuesday, July 4th: Closed for Independence Day


Tuesday, July 11th: Preschool Summer Reading 10:00-11:00am 

Tuesday, July 11th: Movie :TBD

Wednesday, July 12th: K-2nd Grade Summer Reading 10:00-11:00am

Wednesday, July 12th: Children’s Craft 2:00-2:45pm

Thursday, July 13th: 3rd – 7th Summer Reading 10:00-11:00am


Tuesday, July 18th: Preschool Summer Reading 10:00-11:00 am

Tuesday, July 18th: Lego Club, 1:00-2:00pm

Wednesday, July 19th: K-2nd Grade Summer Reading 10:00-11:00am

Thursday, July 20th: 3rd – 7th Summer Reading* 11:00a-11:45/12p

Thursday, July 20th: Henry Doorly Zoo Presents I Love Animals – 11:00am


Tuesday, July 25th: Edgerton Portable Planetarium Solar Eclipse Special Program *Please reserve a spot each session is limited to 25 people* Adults and Children Welcome!

     10:45am   11:30 am   12:15pm

Thursday, July 27th: Movie: TBD

Saturday, July 29th: Last day to turn in reading logs and pick prizes from the summer reading store!


And More to Come!


Thank you to the sponsors of our Summer Reading Program: The Friends of the Library, Bank of the Valley,  Union Bank & Trust, First National Bank, E Street Discount Pharmacy, and David City Discount Pharmacy!