Category Archives for Children Posts


Sensory Play

Young children can explore in a variety of sensory tubs on Wednesday, February 28 from 10:00 – 11:30 am! (Ages 0 – 6)

Leaping Cups

Celebrate Leap Day with a fun craft! Join us on Leap Day, Thursday, February 29th between 4:00 – 8:00 pm to make a leaping cup! Will it be a frog? A bunny? A kangaroo?  Whose leaping cup can leap the furthest?! 

Rabbit Rearing

On Monday, March 4 at 6:30 pm you can learn about rabbits and their needs with an educator from Bring the Farm to You. Learn how rabbits interact with humans and their environment. See a live bunny!

Bunny Buddy

Come visit a live bunny at the library between March 5 and March 15! You will have the opportunity to interact with a real rabbit! Come to the library to pet and observe a live rabbit!

Solar Eclipse Glasses

Pick up glasses to safely view the solar eclipse on April 8! We have a limited number of solar eclipse glasses. We will begin handing them out on Monday, March 25, until our supplies run out.  In order to accommodate as many families as possible, there is a limit of 2 glasses per household. 

Monster Jam Reading Program

The Monster Jam Reading Program will run from February 1 – April 27. Kids (ages 2 – 12) can earn a free ticket to Monster Jam, happening April 26 – 27, 2024, just by reading 5 books! Rules and Stipulations: Pick up reading voucher at the library. Have voucher stamped by library staff. Only valid […]

Reading With Ringling

Reading With Ringling will run from February 1 – May 11. Kids (ages 2 – 12) can earn a free ticket to Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey, happening May 10 – 12, 2024, just by reading 5 books! Rules and Stipulations: Pick up reading voucher at the library. Have voucher stamped by library staff. […]

Caring Corner

The London Public Library’s Care Bags are evolving into a Caring Corner!   What makes the Caring Corner different?  While the Care Bags have a blanket, hat, gloves, hygiene items, and some food and water, the Caring Corner is currently filled with non-perishable food items that patrons can take as needed!    The hope is […]

Paws for Reading

Register your child for a 10 minute time slot in which they will read a story to a certified therapy dog. Emma and Maggie are nonjudgmental listeners who will encourage children to read and help struggling readers find confidence.  Maggie will be available on Saturday, March 9 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm.  Emma will […]

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Promote early literacy and a love for reading with your child!   Read 1,000 books to your baby/toddler/preschooler before they start kindergarten and earn a FREE book and certificate! You can start at any time. Just reading 3 books every day lets you reach the goal in less than a year!   Register on the […]