Children


Upcoming Fall Programs
Programs begin the week of September 11


Maker Mondays
Mondays from 4:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.
October 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30

Discover all the things you can make with your own two hands every Monday! Ages 7+.
No registration required.

Building Blocks
Mondays from 4:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
October 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30
What can you make with LEGO? Come try our weekly challenges! Ages 7+. 
No registration required.

Movie Afternoons
Thursdays at 4:00 P.M.
Scooby-Doo and the Ghoul School - October 5
Hocus Pocus - October 12
Scooby-Doo and the Alien Invasion - October 19
Nightmare Before Christmas - October 26

Watch a newly released movie rated PG-13 or lower and enjoy free snacks! Ages 5+.
No registration required.

Storytimes
Preschool: Tuesdays at 1:00 P.M.
October 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31
November 7, 14 & 28
December 5 & 12

For children ages 3-5 who can participate independently. Caregivers & siblings wait in the library.

Toddler: Wednesdays at 10:45 A.M. 

​October 4, 11, 18 & 25
November 1, 8, 15 & 29
​December 6 & 13

For children ages 2-3 with parent or other adult. Caregivers are required to participate.

No registration required. Sixteen storytime passes will be handed out at the circulation desk 15 minutes prior to the start of the program. Late arrivals will not be allowed to enter the meeting room.

Click here to read our storytime guidelines before you attend your first storytime.



Click here to access our 1000 Books Before Kindergarten page!

Need help finding books that will engage your child after you register them for our 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program?

Check out Beanstack, a free service that sends you reading recommendations based off of your child's favorite subjects and interests!
(Valid Allen Park library card required to use Beanstack.)

Go to allenparklibrary.beanstack.org to register!