Youth Services


Featured Programs

Our in-person programs are resuming at all branches! We can't wait to see you for story time, crafts, games, and tons of fun. Find a full schedule of upcoming events on our calendar.


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Fall Fun!

Celebrate the season with our fun fall programs! Register through our calendar or at the links below.

Chilling Tales - Port Charlotte - October 20th

BYO Pumpkin Decorating - Punta Gorda - October 23rd


Outstanding Owls & Other Animals

Let's welcome Peace River Wildlife Center and their animal ambassadors! Get ready to learn about owls and other animals in a fun presentation. Following the presentation, at Punta Gorda, there will be a fun owl-themed craft, and at Mid-County, you'll have fun dissecting owl pellets.

Registration is required.

Mid-County - 2-4 PM Saturday, October 23rd

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Youth iPads

Youth iPads are here! Kids ages 0-17 can now check out an iPad from the Youth Services desk for in-library use. They're full of fun apps so kids can explore, learn, and play. Youth iPads 



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In case you missed it

Our virtual programs are streaming on YouTube. Some programs offer free supply kits available for pick-up. See the calendar for more details. 


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