Welcome to Avon Grove Library’s Children’s Corner!
This is where you’ll learn about all the things we offer to kids at the library. We have a large selection of material for babies, toddlers, elementary, and middle school age students. Come check out our board books, picture books, early readers, juvenile fiction, juvenile biographies and nonfiction material. We also have the latest DVD movies!
Summer Kick-Off Party
Saturday, June 8th, from 10 AM—2 PM.
“MagiComedy” Show with the Gustafsons at
11 AM and 1 PM.
Crafts, Refreshments and Fun.
Children of any age can register for the Summer Reading Program, Dig
Into Reading! This year’s theme is about the wonders under our feet! The
registration fee for the Summer Reading Program is $5 per child or $15
per family (whichever will be less). Summer reading T-shirts will be
available while supplies last.
other summer library programs
and performances will start at the Kick- off Party.
SUMMER 2013 EVENTS
Click on the icon below to see our flyer with programs and events for kids,
teens and adults.
June through August:
Check back often for updates and additions!
Baby Lap-Sit Storytimes at the Library
Tuesdays, 9:30am and 10:30 am
For children birth to 18 months and their caregivers
Terrific Tuesdays Storytime at the Library
Tuesdays at 1:00pm
All Ages welcome.
Toddler Storytimes at the Library
Wednesdays, 9:30am and 10:30am
For children birth to 30 months and their caregivers.
Preschool Storytime at the Library
For preschoolers and their caregivers. Siblings welcome.
For children ages 5 and 6 and their caregivers. Siblings welcome.
Storytime at Starbucks
Every Thursday at 1pm
Starbucks Jennersville, Shoppes at Jenners Village Center, West Grove.
All ages welcome.
This is an on-going program.
Fun Friday Storytime at the Library
Preschool, kindergarten, homeschool children welcome with their siblings and caregivers.
ALL STORYTIMES ARE FREE PROGRAMS. NO REGISTRATION NEEDED. SIBLINGS ARE WELCOME. CHILDREN MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT.
Children's Programs are held in the activity room (just beyond the elevator).
For more information,
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We Need Your Help! The Children's Department would greatly appreciate materials donations for storytimes and special programs: such as glue sticks, markers, construction paper, paper towels, kid's scissors, hand sanitizer, google eyes, chenille sticks, coffee cans etc.
Click here or on the calendar on the right side of this page to discover the programs offered at the library. We have reading groups, story times, craft programs, Parent and Child classes, and other hands-on activities. This page will also link you to some fun kid websites** as well as sites for homeschoolers and their parents.
**This site is linked to numerous pages on the internet. Although caution was used to insure kid friendly and safe sites, Avon Grove Library reminds parents and caregivers that children should always be monitored when using the internet.
Interested in Series Books?
Here are just a few that you'll find in our children's section:
Junie B Jones
Henry and Mudge
Nate the Great
|Charlie Bone, Hank the Cowdog, Redwall, Clue Jr, Deltora Quest, Saddle Club, American Girl, American Girl Mysteries, Boxcar Children, Matt Christopher Sports Stories, Animorphs, Animal Ark, The Baby-Sitters Club, Three Cousins Detective Club, The Spiderwick Chronicles, Young Wizards, Harry Potter, Eragon, Nancy Drew, Hardy Boys, Goosebumps, Dear America, A Series of Unfortunate Events, Andrew Lost, Magic Tree House
American Girl, Girls Life, Highlights, Ranger Rick, Baby Bug, Cobblestone
HOW STUFF WORKS: Go to this site to learn how just about everything works. Great for school reports!
KIDSCLICK: Web search for kids by librarians.
Fun Websites for Kids
KIDSREADS: Find out about your favorite book, series or author. Check this site when you need a new book to read!
This site was developed and is maintained by the Federal Citizen Information Center. It provides links to Federal kids' sites along with some of the best kids' sites from other organizations all grouped by subject.
CRAYOLA: Features fun art activities to keep busy after school and this summer. Search by theme or art material to find creative project ideas.
ASKFORKIDS: Formerly known as Ask Jeeves for Kids, this site allows kids to ask questions in the way they would ask a teacher, parent or friend.
This useful website from the US Government provides learning tools for K-12 students with age appropriate information and explanations on how our government works.
FIRSTGOVFORKIDS:This site was developed and is maintained by the Federal Citizen Information Center. It provides links to Federal kids' sites along with some of the best kids' sites from other organizations all grouped by subject.
www.artsandcraftsforkids.co.uk/home.htm:This site focuses on fun and educational arts and crafts projects for children of all ages.
HOMESCHOOL WORLD: The official website of Practical Homeschooling Magazine
HOMESCHOOLING TODAY: The online site of this popular magazine
10am to 6pm
Tuesday thru Thursday
10am to 8pm
10am - 4pm
9am to 4pm
July 1 to Sept 1
10am to 3pm
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