And more books have arrived for Winter Family reading prizes!

Winter Family Reading: one more prize book has arrived. These are the three books available as prizes for now in the Children's department, with more books on the way. Remember, the final day to bring in gameboards and collect prizes is now April 30, 2015.


Come celebrate with us!

What: Dr. Seuss's Birthday
Where: Idaho Falls Public Library
When: March 2nd, ALL DAY
Why: Genius should always be celebrated!

Join us for two fantastic story times and Dr. Seuss crafts:
@ 1:00 with special guest: Steve Cannon
And @ 6:30 pm with special guest: Mayor Rebecca Casper

Coloring pages and activity sheets are available all day!

Story Time Themes

March 2 - 8
  • Family Story Time (Monday): Readers' Theater
  • Bookbabies (Tuesday & Wednesday): Things That Go!
  • Toddler Story Time (Tuesday): Big & Small
  • Preschool Story Time (Wednesday): Elephants
  • Afternoon Story Time (Wednesday): Elephants
  • Bookbabies (Thursday): Bears
  • Preschool Story Time (Thursday): Watch for the Letter W
  • Family Story Time (Thursday): Dr. Seuss


Story Time Themes

February 23- March 1
  • Family Story Time (Monday): Let's Visit Greece (craft)
  • Bookbabies (Tuesday & Wednesday): Mother Goose
  • Toddler Story Time (Tuesday): My Body (craft)
  • Preschool Story Time (Wednesday): Let's Pretend (craft)
  • Afternoon Story Time (Wednesday): Bath Time (craft)
  • Bookbabies (Thursday): Opposites
  • Preschool Story Time (Thursday): Value the Letter V (craft)
  • Family Story Time (Thursday): Imagination (craft)


The Prizes for Winter Family Reading are here!

Because the prizes have only just arrived (and more are still on the way), the last day to bring in gameboards and collect prizes will be April 30, 2015.


There are still openings for Every Child Ready to Read!
This free special emergent literacy program is designed to teach you and your child the skills they need before learning to read. The fun ECRTR story time workshops include songs, puppets, and free materials.

Choose between two workshops:
Mondays @ 10:30 am from February 23th -March 16th
Wednesdays @ 6:30 pm from February 25- March 18th

Classes are limited to families with a 4 or 5 year-old.
Sign up is required and participants must commit to attend all four workshops.
 Questions? Ready to sign up? Call the Children’s reference desk @ 612.8457