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Children & Families

Read-Along eBooks on Libby/OverDrive

Choose among hundreds of titles of narrated ebooks, perfect for developing readers. OverDrive Read-Alongs feature highlighted text as the narrator reads, page-turning automation, pause and rewind options, and volume and speed control. Browse our collection and start reading on your browser or with the Libby app.

Reads for Children & Families

Looking for a good book to read?

Look no further!

Here are reads for children & families handpicked by your favorite librarians and sorted by your favorite genres, ranging from read-aloud picture books to middle grade novels. Also find a variety of highly-acclaimed books from national and state award lists.

Books for Children & Families
Looking for a good book to read?

Children Event Series

Ongoing events throughout the year

We offer ongoing events for children and families. Event offerings may vary by season, but there are always a number of events available for different age groups (ranging from infants to Grade 5) and areas of interest.

Upcoming Events for Children & Families

Share-a-Language Storytime

Today, 10:30am

Storytimes
Pre-K & Kindergarten
Elementary School Age

Online Preschool Stories

Tomorrow, 10:00am

Virtual Event
Pre-K & Kindergarten

Preschool Stories

Tue November 29, 10:00am

Storytimes
Pre-K & Kindergarten

Bouncing Babies

Tue November 29, 11:00am

Storytimes
Babies & Toddlers

Tales for Twos

Wed November 30, 10:00am

Storytimes
Babies & Toddlers

Preschool Stories

Wed November 30, 11:00am

Storytimes
Pre-K & Kindergarten

Bouncing Babies

Thu December 01, 10:00am

Storytimes
Babies & Toddlers

Bookmobile Stops - Tinley Park East & West

Thu December 01, 4:00pm

Bookmobile/Outreach
Pre-K & Kindergarten
Middle School Age
Families
Elementary School Age
Adult

Bluestem Book Club

Thu December 01, 4:30pm

Book Discussion
Elementary School Age

Evening Storytime

Thu December 01, 6:30pm

Storytimes
Pre-K & Kindergarten