Children’s Department for children of all ages

Storytime Books! (Make sure to add these to your reading log if you attend storytime)
  • How to Catch a Mermaid


  • Beach Toys vs School Supplies


  • Jules vs The Ocean


  • Do You Speak Fish?


Our Newest Books!  (click picture to look inside)

  • Yours In Books


  • Monet’s Cat


  • Let’s Do Everything and Nothing


  • Group Hug


  • Frozen 5-Minute Stories


  • Swashby and the Sea


  • Starboy


  • Jazz for Lunch


  • Willowdeen


  • Star Wars: Guardians of the Whills


  • Jukebox


  • Chunky


Children’s Department
Located 3rd floor of library
Monday & Tuesday 8:30 am-8:30 pm
Wednesday – Saturday 9:00 am-6:00 pm
(Saturdays closed 1:00-2:00 for lunch)
Closed Sundays

Children’s Department phone
432-332-0633 ext 2119



Special Access Limited Time Only Links.


ABC Mouse

ABC Mouse is available on our Children’s Public Access computers. From Age of Learning, Inc., the award-winning curriculum is designed to help young children (ages 2-8+) build a strong foundation for future academic success. With 5,000 interactive books, educational games, puzzles and other learning activities.

Children’s Computer Lab

  • There are 6 Computers in the Children’s Department for children to use.
  • Children must have a library card to use the computers.
  • Children can use the computers without parents if they are 6 years or older.
  • Children under 6 must have parent sit at computer with the child.
  • Children are allowed 2 hours of computer time.
  • Printing cost is 10 cents a page (you must pay in advance).

Internet Usage

Children of any age can use the Internet if their parents sit with them. Student’s ages 12 through 17 can use the Internet without parents if the parent or guardian has signed (in the presence of a library staff member) a Minors Internet Use Form.

Helpful Links

Helping Parents Grow lifelong Readers
Free Math and Reading help for grades 3-8th

Kid Friendly Links