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Children's services at the E.D. Locke Public Library offers a wide variety of programming and materials for children ages 0-12 years.  Program details available on the Weekly Program and Special Programs pages.  

Weekly Programming


Fall Session September 11 - November 21

Toddler Monday Storytime:  Monday @ 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

Baby Bounce:  Tuesday @ 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

Little Bodies, Big Feelings: Thursday @ 9:30 a.m.


Zumbini Session 2: Hili and the Dance

Wednesdays @ 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

It's a good good day, here we come to sing and play!  Join us for our second session of Zumbini.  Space is limited, registration is required. 

Registration is full for both sessions.  To be placed on the waiting list, email


Special Programs

Magic Tree House Book Club

Second Tuesday of the Month @ 3:30 p.m.

Grades K-3 exploring the Magic Tree House Book series.  No registration required. 


Dungeons & Dragons Club

First and Third Tuesday of the month @ 3:30 p.m.

Grades 4-6.  First meeting is Tuesday, October 3 @ 3:30 p.m.  Space is limited.  Registration required.

Registration is full


PJ Storytime

Third Thursday* of the Month @ 6:30 p.m.  

Each month we have a family storytime at 6:30 p.m.  November's storytime will be our annual Stuffed Animal Sleep Over.  December's storytime will be a Santa storytime.


Silent Santa
Saturday, December 16

Visiting Santa can be overwhelming.  This December the library is happy to offer a sensory friendly visit with Santa.  Families can schedule a 15 minute visit with Santa.  You can take pictures with Santa and visit without worries about loud noises, flashing lights, and crowds.    Registration is required.  

Register HERE


Not feeling well?  Icy Roads?

Zoom Options Available

This winter/spring we are offering zoom options for Toddler Monday Storytime, Zumbini, Little Bodies Big Feelings, and PJ Storytime.  To attend these programs virtually, email by 9am the day of the program you wish to attend.  For PJ Storytime, please email by 5:30pm the day of the program.  


Reading Programs

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Summer Reading Program



If you need accommodations to attend our children's programs, please contact library staff at least 2 weeks prior.  Phone: 608-838-9030  Email: