FOR PARENTS

LIBRARY CARDS FOR MINORS

Minors (under 18) must have a parent or guardian accompany them to sign an application form. Parents will need to present photo ID with proof of address in the county. Please note: parents are responsible for any fees associated with their minor child’s card. See our Note to Parents for more details on children’s use of the public library.

COMPUTERS

Several computers are available in the children’s department, featuring interactive stories and games, word processing software and filtered Internet access. Filtered Internet computers for teens in grades 7-12 are available in the Teen Zone.

LOCATIONS OF MATERIALS

For Kids
The Children’s Department is located on the basement level of the main library. Here you will find:

  • Board books
  • Easy picture books
  • Juvenile fiction
  • Juvenile nonfiction
  • Children’s magazines
  • Children’s books on CD & Playaways
  • Children’s movies (rated G)
  • Activity kits
  • Children’s computers
  • Playaway Launchpads

For Teens
The Teen Zone is located on the mezzanine floor above the Tech Center. This special area designed for grades 7-12 includes:

  • Teen fiction
  • Seating areas for study, socializing and laptop use
  • Computers for Teens
  • Graphic novels (located on the 2nd floor)

Other Items
The following items are located on the first floor of the main library:

  • Video games
  • Music CDs
  • Family movies (rated PG and higher)
  • Teen books on CD and Playaways

Programs & Events
Most library programs are held in the Crawford Room, located in the basement.

ASK A LIBRARIAN

Children’s Librarians are available in-person, by phone (307.577.7323 x122) or email to help you with: