Kids Catalog

Browse books perfect for kids. The catalog includes pictures of your beloved characters helping your child easily find the books they want to read.

Browse Kids Catalog

The library is not currently hosting indoor, in-person children’s programs.
Please watch our website calendar or social media sites for news on grab & go packets,
new children’s services, and outdoor programming.

Story Time

5 and younger

Wednesdays, 10:30 – 11:00 am

Come join the fun for young families at the library’s free weekly storytime for children age five and younger, held from 10:30 – 11 a.m. These sessions are drop-in, no registration is required. Sign in when you arrive. Two age groups meet during each storytime. Infants and toddlers up to age three enjoy stories, music and finger plays. Three, four and five-year-olds listen to stories and make a related craft. A parent or responsible adult care giver must accompany children attending storytime.

Lego Club

Grades 1-5

Lego® Club is a one-a-month after-school program held 3:30-5:00 at the library for children in grades 1-5! Registration is required and space is limited.  This year the program will be held on the third Thursday of the month.

After School Program

Grades 1 – 5

The library’s free weekly after school activity for grades 1-5 continues this year. However, this year the two groups will be combined, with all kids 1st-5th meeting on Mondays from 3:30 – 5:00pm. The winter session will run January 20th – February 24th. Registration is limited to 20 (cap of 10 in grades 1-3).  Parents of interested children may stop in or phone 357-0315 to find out if there are any openings. The program typically includes free reading, a snack,exploration of the library, and an activity/craft. The after school program is held in 3 sessions: fall, winter, and spring. Deb Tudor from the library’s children’s department is in charge.

Special Programs

Each month, the children’s department tries to host at least one special program.
From special night/weekend story times and celebrations to superhero training, mystery parties,
and more, we try to provide fun for the whole family.  To learn about what programs are being held soon,
check out our Calendar or Facebook page linked to the left, or pick up a copy of the
Clear Lake Activity Guide in the Fall or Spring (also available at the library).
Of course, you can always phone 641-357-0315 to ask a librarian as well.
We hope to see you soon!

Firefighter Story Time

Kamden Smith Author Visit

Aspen Black the “Singing Cowgirl”