Children's Department

children's departmentJoin us this fall for more virtual programming!  Families with children from ages birth through Middle School can choose from live storytimes via the Zoom meeting app, prerecorded storytimes on our YouTube channel, and a variety of Elementary and Middle school-age activities through posted Google Choice boards.

 

 

Fall Storytimeschildren's department

Fall School-age Programs

Fall Middle School Programs

Barberton Public Library YouTube channel

Fall 2020 Lake Anna Scavenger Hunt

Click the links below and print out a scavenger hunt sheet, then take the kids for a walk around Lake Anna and see what you can find.  Once you have completed the scavenger hunt, bring your sheet to the library and the kids can choose a book for a prize.  Scavenger hunt sheets are also available at the library.

Lake Anna Scavenger Hunt (up to 8 years old)       Lake Anna Scavenger Hunt (8 years old and up)



Kids, learn how to sign-up for and use Hoopla, the new FREE mobile library media streaming platform for audio books, comics, e-books, movies, music, and TV, which you can now access with your Barberton Public Library card, either on-line or by downloading the Hoopla app to your mobile device.

How to Sign-up for Hoopla Tutorial
How to Use Hoopla Tutorial

Homework Resources - Resources databases, such as biography reference banks, encyclopedias, and a number of other tools covering a variety of topics, are available through the Barberton Public Library to help students complete homework assignments.

Day By Day Ohio Family Literacy Calendar - Families, caregivers, educators, and librarians can use the Day By Day Ohio Family Literacy Calendar at home, library, classroom, or on the go. With a perpetual calendar featuring songs, activities, book suggestions, and videos, Day By Day Ohio supports early literacy skills and helps young children get ready for school.

Children's Homework Databases


Online Games for Children - Fun & Educational games for kids, plus a list of Coding websites.

Still Bored?!  Looking for more to do?  Click here to check out our list of resources which includes links to a variety of educational & fun activities.

Three for Me Library Card - Information about getting a 3 for Me Library Card.


Summer Reading JUNE Bingo Sheets
Preschool       Elementary      Middle School

Summer Reading JULY Bingo Sheets
Preschool       Elementary      Middle School

Summer Reading Prize Packs can be picked up through the end of September, one prize per child.

Middle School Summer Reading Lists



Check out our Pinterest Board featuring multicultural board books for babies and toddlers!