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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


Summer Session June 5 - July 24

Outdoor Storytime at Lewis Park:  Monday @ 9:30 a.m.

Indoor Storytime at the Library:  Tuesday @ 9:30 a.m.


Zumbini Session 3: No Way, Josè!

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

Registration is full for this program.


Summer Drama Camp

Fridays @ 9:30 a.m. (K-2), 10:30 a.m. (3-5), and 11:30 a.m. (6-12)

K-2 Register  - FULL

3-5 Register - FULL

6-12 Register HERE


Special Programs

Afternoon STEAM Programming

Every Other Tuesday @ 2:00 p.m. at Lewis Park

Owl Pellets: June 13  Register Here

Nature Walk with Scavenger Hunt:  June 27  Register Here

Butterfly Gardens:  July 11  Register Here

Solar Science:  July 25  Register Here


Family Performers

Free tickets will be available for each performer in the lobby one hour prior to the program.  No tickets needed for the Kick-off Concert, Art Cart, or Family Yoga.

Summer Library Program Kick-off Concert with Wendy and DB:  Friday, June 9 @ 6:30 p.m. in the Discovery Garden Park 

Mr. Mike "All Together Now":  Thursday, June 15 @ 2:00 p.m.

Stuart Stotts:  Thursday, June 22 @ 2:00 p.m.

Jeffrey B. McMullen "The Magic of Laughter":  Thursday, June 29 @ 2:00 p.m.

Afternoon Movie "The Super Mario Brothers Movie": Thursday, July 6 @ 2:00 p.m.

Henry Vilas Zoo "Zoo to You":  Thursday, July 13 @ 12:00 p.m.

Family Yoga:  Thursday, July 20 @ 2:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.

Drama Camp Grand Finale: Thursday, July 27 @ 1:00 p.m.(K-2), 2:00 p.m. (3-5), and 3:00 p.m. (6-12)


Reading Programs

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Summer Reading Program