Eljohnson Nature St

Story Times in the Community!

Join us for family story times, crafts, and more while you are out and about on Saturday, November 16!

Cranbrook Art Museum,  10:30 am

E.L. Johnson Nature Center,  1:00 pm

No registration required

Kids At A Laptop

Research for Kids

Did you know that we have dozens of databases at the library designed to help you find reliable information on a variety of topics?  And we have specific databases designed for kids too!  Our databases are the go-to place for accurate information written by experts in a variety of journals, encyclopedias, newspapers, magazines, and more….


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. …



  • Stargazing Cover Image
  • Guts
  • Best Friends
    Best Friends
  • To Night Owl From Dogfish
    To Night Owl From Dogfish
  • Orion
    Finding Orion
  • Just Jaime
    Just Jaime
  • Camp
  • Gooddog
    Good Dog
  • New Kid
    New Kid
  • Girl Of The Southern Sea
    Girl of the Southern Sea
  • Shouting At The Rain
    Shouting at the Rain
  • Afterwards
    The Afterwards