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Carlinville Public Library

Children's Corner

What we have for the younger set.


Children's Area

    The Cat in the Hat?  A herd of dinosaurs?  Magic castles and giant caterpillars?  You just never know what you'll find in our Children's Section!  We have over 11,000 items! These include fiction and non-fiction books for a variety of ages; craft table, puzzles, games, a keyboard, audio-books, DVD's, puppets, and reference materials.  
    The beautiful mural in our amphitheater is painted by local artist, Nan Steinmeyer.  It tells the tale of her puppy's adventures after he falls into a magic rabbit hole.  There are comfy chairs, and squishy pillows to make this a great area to enjoy a story or read a book
    Whether you are looking for materials for school or just for fun, the librarians will be happy to help you find what you need!
Join us at the library each Tuesday morning at 10am for Ms. Hannah's Weekly Story time. No registration is required, just drop in for wonderful read-aloud stories and a fun craft related to the weekly theme! Questions? Call the library at 217-854-3505.