Children’s services

Programs

Virtual Music Class with Rockabye Beats

Get those mid-week wiggles out every Wednesday at 11AM with Rockabye Beats on Facebook Live! Click here to visit our Facebook page and join in on the fun!

STEM Take & Make: Our Magical Moon

Check out this month’s moon-themed STEM Take & Make, available in the Children’s Room starting on September 13th.  Click here for more information!

Virtual Music with MaryBeth Maes

Join MaryBeth Maes for music and movement every other Thursday on our Facebook page. These performances are pre-recorded, so they can be enjoyed again and again!

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Children ages 0-5 are invited to join our 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Program! Please click here or more information on how this program works and how you can sign up.

Storytime Online with Miss Felicia

Join Miss Felicia on Tuesday mornings and Thursday evenings for virtual storytime! These pre-recorded performances will be shared on our Storytime Online Facebook group. Click here for more information!

Outdoor Movie Night: Little Women (2019)

Families are invited to bring along their popcorn and blankets for an outdoor showing Little Women (2019) out on the lawn! This event will take place on Friday, September 24th at 6:30PM. Click here to learn more!

Outdoor Music Class with Rockabye Beats

Welcome autumn with this outdoor music class on Wednesday, September 29th at 11AM! Bring along any musical instruments you might have at home to join in on the fun. Registration is required; click here to learn more!

Autumn Leaf Hunt

Get excited for aumn by participating in the Flint Public Library’s leaf scavenger hunt! Pick up your leaf hunting sheet during your next visit to the Children’s Room, and don’t forget to check out our autumn book collection while you’re here!

Resources

Gale in Context: Elementary

Make homework fun with Gale in Context! This free resource delivers age-appropriate, reliable, curriculum-related content that covers a broad range of topics such as geography, health, literature, social studies, influential people, and more! 

NoveList

Not sure what book to read next? Never fear – use NoveList! Get personalized suggestions based on your favorite genres and other books you’ve enjoyed in the past. Be sure to have your library card number handy in order to use this free database. 

OverDrive Children's Collection

OverDrive is your source for free e-books, e-audiobooks, and digital magazines from MVLC! Click here to check out the Children’s Collection and be sure to have your library card number handy in order to download items from the digital library.

Libby

Access all of Massachusetts’ digital children’s collection with the Libby app! Download this free app on your phone or tablet and borrow e-books, e-audiobooks, and magazines at the touch of a button. All you need is your library card number to get started today! Click here to learn more.

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