Children

WELCOME TO THE CHILDREN’S ROOM!

Our Youth Services Department serves children and teens from birth to 18 years of age.

 We offer Story Times for preschoolers and toddlers, “Play Space” play group for ages 1 – 5, monthly after school “Book Bunch Club” for grades K – 3rd,  LEGO Club, “Reading with Wrigley” the therapy dog, special events, performers and more.  Registration is required for children’s programs.   

Browse our collection and you’ll find picture books,  toddler board books, early readers, junior fiction, books in Spanish, non-fiction, graphic novels, magazines and parenting books.  Check out our DVDs, audio books, language learning kits and book/audio kits.   Our computer station is available to children up to age 12.  We have an expanded “learning through play” area with blocks, duplos, puzzles, a doll house, puppets, educational toys and board games.

Be sure to check the Library event calendar to see what youth programs are coming up: Millbrook Library Event Calendar .  Call (845) 677-3611 ext 4 to register.

 

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Programs, events and classes are photographed or videotaped for library promotional purposes.  Notify library staff if you prefer not to be photographed.

 

DID YOU KNOW?      When you are searching the MidHudson Library System’s online catalog for books or materials for children or teens, make sure you scroll down the page of a particular listing! You’ll now find ratings from “Good Reads”, entire series information if the item is a part of a series, suggestions for similar titles, the lexile level and other great information. You can also check your record, renew items, order materials, make a payment – all online!  Click here for the  MidHudson Library System Catalog

 

PARENT RESOURCES

daybydayny For families with young children, a virtual calendar with content that changes every day – fun daily activities and a story to read together.

http://mhls.lib.overdrive.com/152CF88A-0916-4D77-9D0D-E0B1A8BA8D18/10/45/en/default.htm eBooks and downloadable audiobooks just for kids, categorized by reading level kindergarten through grade 8.

Kids’ Port @ your library. Fun games and great resources for kids.

Electronic versions of kids’ favorite picture books with added animation, sound, music and narration.