Kids ages 12 and younger can learn about the Caldecott illustration award, vote for their favorite book design, enjoy a snack, participate in a hands-on activity, and enter for a Continue Reading
Join the Rockford Public Library at the Rockford Art Museum for a storytime event. Parents and kids will enjoy the book “The Legend of Rock, Paper, Scissors” with an art Continue Reading
Storytime, activities, and songs for children ages birth-2.
Mo Willems is one of our favorite authors. His books are both funny and heartwarming. They teach kids important lessons about being a good friend, following your dreams, learning new Continue Reading
Have a child that loves dogs? Bring them to Klehm and have them read to the therapy dogs of the Canine Caring Program of Swedish American Hospital. The Caring Canines Continue Reading
These ten classic children’s books teach kids how to navigate the world around them, make friends, and trust in themselves and their loved ones. If you don’t have them on Continue Reading
Join us for our first Kids’ Book Hangout! Discover your new favorite books, meet other avid readers, enjoy fun activities, and everyone grabs FREE exclusive book swag. Featuring $1 off Continue Reading
Tech-savvy Charlotte is confused when she receives a new toy—a doll! Once she finds the hidden battery pack, things get interesting. Join us for Storytime to celebrate the creative spirit Continue Reading
Designed to challenge stereotypes and prejudices, real people serve as the “Books on loan”. Have a 15-minute conversation with someone completely different from you. Difficult questions are welcome, expected, appreciated, Continue Reading
Come celebrate Harry Potter’s upcoming birthday with a magical day. Mix potions, eat chocolate frogs, play Quidditch, and more. Get tickets here.