Summit County Library for Children

Join our new early literacy program for children 0-5! It's simple: read 1000 books together with your child before Kindergarten. This program is happening year-round at all three Summit County Libraries.

Download the free Beanstack App and set up your account using your Summit County Library Card.

Access a list of children's books from virtual storytimes!

Children's Library Card Application available here.

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New Children's Books...

Storytimes at the Library

Current and Future Events

Junior Take-and-Make Craft: Origami

October 1–31, 2020

Location: Other - See Description

Event Type: Crafts and Hobbies

Our October Junior Take-and-Make Craft is Origami! Take and Make Packs, including supplies and instructions, are available for pickup at each branch. Supplies are limited, so this project will be first come, first serve! Recommended ages 1st-5th grade. Please email your local branch to request your craft pack by clicking the links below.

South Branch Storytime on the Reading Platform

October 6, 2020
10:30 am

Location: South Branch - Breckenridge

Event Type: Storytime

Join us Tuesdays and Wednesdays for Storytime on the reading platform. Both days will be the same program so please only register for one. Please wear your masks and distance yourself from other families. There will also be a take-and-make craft to bring home with you! Registration is required and space is limited to 10 people. To reserve your spot please click the link below or email southbranchbreck@gmail.com.

North Branch Storytime Inside the Library

October 6, 2020
10:30 am

Location: North Branch - Silverthorne

Event Type: Storytime

We are moving storytime indoors at the library! Children ages 3-5 are invited to Preschool Storytime. Please wear your masks and distance yourself from other families. There will be a take-and-make craft to bring home with you! Registration is limited to 8 people (caregivers included), so please reserve your spot by emailing sclnorthbranch@gmail.com.

South Branch Storytime on the Reading Platform

October 7, 2020
10:30 am

Location: South Branch - Breckenridge

Event Type: Storytime

Join us Tuesdays and Wednesdays for Storytime on the reading platform. Both days will be the same program so please only register for one. Please wear your masks and distance yourself from other families. There will also be a take-and-make craft to bring home with you! Registration is required and space is limited to 10 people. To reserve your spot please click the link below or email southbranchbreck@gmail.com.

Main Library Storytime Inside the Library

October 7, 2020
10:30 am

Location: Main Library - Frisco

Event Type: Storytime

Join us at the Main Library for our weekly Storytime! Please wear your masks and distance yourself from other families. There will also be a take-and-make craft to bring home with you! Registration is limited to 10 participants (caregivers included) now that we are back inside the building. Please email summitcountylibraries@gmail.com for more information about the program or to register.

Funky Fall STEAM fest

October 7, 2020 3:30 pm4:30 pm

Location: South Branch - Breckenridge

Event Type: Crafts and Hobbies STEAM

Registration Link: meg.quirk@summitcountyco.gov

STEAM Fest is happening on Wednesdays at the South Branch Library during the school year and is open to all K - 5th graders. Each week we have a different activity including, arts and crafts, Legos, science experiments, games, and more! Registration is required as space is limited to 10 students. A health screening by a parent or guardian must be completed one hour prior to the program. Click the links below to register or email megan.quirk@summitcountyco.gov for more information.

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Stream and Download for Children and Teens:


Movies:

Kanopy Kids

Online Books and Magazines:

TumbleBook Library
(Library Card needed to access outside the library)


 

TumbleMath: K-6 Math eBook Databases

RB Digital: Search tons of kids magazines including National Georgraphic Kids, Highlights, American Girl and more

Reading Tips for Parents