Our children and teen rooms are open for browsing.  Currently our play corner and interactive toys are not available.  We look forward to seeing you in the library, please stop by to say hello and join us for an outdoor program!

Welcome to Youth Services! Located on the first floor, rear section of the library, the Children’s Room invites you and your family to  enjoy the variety of literacy-based activities and resources that support PLA/ALA’s Every Child Ready to Read initiative and its five early literacy practices: singing, talking, reading, writing, and playing. 

A diverse collection, selected and organized for children, families, and professionals with a broad range of reading abilities, needs, and interests includes:

  • Board Books
  • Picture Books
  • Beginning Readers
  • Early Readers
  • Audiobooks – CD’s and Playaways
  • Graphic Novels
  • Fiction and Nonfiction Titles
  • Magazines
  • Parenting and Professional Resources
  • Music CD's
  • Video Games
  • DVD's
  • Playaway Launchpads
  • Wonderbooks (Read-along Picture Books)
  • Themed Totes (Books, DVD’s and Toy)
  • American Girl Dolls with Accompanying Books and DVD’s


Outstanding resources, a child-friendly environment, computer access, AWE Early Literacy Stations™ and a knowledgeable, fun-loving staff combine to make the Children's Room at the Eldredge Public Library a one-of-a-kind library experience.