young children playing with toys on the floor with caregivers nearby

Wee All Play: for ages 0-3

From 10-11 a.m. every Wednesday in February in the Youth Story Room

Caregivers and little ones of all abilities, ages 0 – 3 years, are welcome to interact with toys and books to support young child learning and development.  Adaptive toys for children with low vision, motor difficulties, and/or other special needs will also be included.  Drop in anytime during the hour!  …

 

Librarian Recommendations for grades PreK-8!

Need a reading suggestion?  Check out these lists, full of hand-picked titles by your BTPL Youth Services Librarians!  We also have brochures with 101 books for every grade in the Youth Room when you visit the library.  Want more personalized recommendations?  Fill out our Online Reading Form and we’ll email you with up to 10 suggestions within a week. …

 
eye, nose, ear, hand

SENSEational Story Time

This multi-sensory story time is developed for children, ages 3 – 10, who have developmental delays, are on the autism spectrum, have difficulty in large groups, or other special needs. Also great for English Language Learning (ELL) families! Siblings welcome.

Saturday mornings at 11 a.m.  Please register in advance.

March 9 – Registration is currently open….

 
Young children sitting with tablets

Tablet Tales: exploring apps together

This digital story time is for kids ages 3-5 with a caregiver.  We will explore apps together that tell stories, share songs, and encourage movement and fun.

Once a month on Saturdays at 11:00 a.m.  Space is limited, so be sure to register in advance through our online calendar, over the phone, or in person at the library….

 
Small child reading

Upcoming Family Story Times: All ages welcome!

Stories, songs, rhymes, and more!  Children and families of all ages are welcome at these monthly story times.  Registration is not required.

 

Join us at 10 a.m. the following Mondays:

March 11, April 8, and May 6…

 

WHAT WE’RE READING, LISTENING TO, AND WATCHING

  • White skyline against black sky with girl wearing jeans and black hoodie with cat in front of it.
    City of Ghosts
  • Missing Mike
  • Sweep: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster
  • Small Spaces
  • The Lifters
  • Prince & Knight
  • Everything Else in the Universe
  • Macy McMillan and the Rainbow Goddess
  • Enchanted Air: Two Cultures, Two Wings
  • The Tree that Time Built: A Celebration of Nature, Science and Imagination
  • Secret of Nightingale Wood cover
    The Secret of Nightingale Wood
  • Real Friends cover
    Real Friends