Spangler Library for Children

The Spangler Library on the first floor offers books, media, and resources for children from birth through 5th grade. Special collections and resources for parents, teachers and caregivers are also an important part of ImaginOn’s mission. Staff members with expertise in early literacy, child development, and children’s and teen literature are always available to help find just the right book, resource, or information for all library visitors.

Highlights:

  • A large collection of picture books, fiction and folk and fairy tales to "bring stories to life"

  • A baby and toddler area for our youngest patrons to explore and discover

  • Easy Readers and series chapter books in a variety of levels for emerging readers

  • A full collection of fiction chapter books for elementary and middle school reading levels

  • Hands-on, engaging activities for all ages

  • DVDs, CDs, audiobooks, Playaways, Read-alongs, and software for children

  • Early literacy and school age computer and gaming stations

  • Bilingual children's books in Spanish, French, Japanese, German, Arabic, Chinese, Russian, Vietnamese, and Hindi

  • Special circulating and reference collections of Braille books, Caldecott award winners, Coretta Scott King award winners, and books on the Autism spectrum

  • Homework resources, including digital resources and a collection of non-fiction books and biographies

Calendar

08/15
Wednesday
08/16
Thursday
08/17
Friday

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ImaginOn welcomes “Storyland: A Trip through Childhood Favorites” exhibit this summer

Beloved children’s books will come alive with Storyland: A Trip Through Childhood Favorites, an imaginative, book-based experience for children ages birth to 8 years old, at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center from June 9 through September 9, 2018.

Summer Group Visits @ Main Library

Requests are open now for Teen Summer Group visits at Main Library. Group visits at Main will start Monday, June 11th, 2018.

The following will be available to request: 

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays

Gaming at Main Library Tours at Main Library Escape the Box at Main Library

Wednesdays

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