Youth Services

Youth Services Events:

View Children’s Blog Posts for news and information about past children’s programs.

Youth Services News:

SUMMER READING 2019 begins on June 24! Join us this summer to celebrate space with “A Universe of Stories.” 

Click here for more details on the Children’s Summer Reading Program.

FUN Photos from Summer Reading and other events are available on our Facebook PageFlickr Page and Photo Page.


storytimePreschool Storytime

Stories, songs and a craft for ages 3-6 with Miss Beth

Mondays at 10:30 am

Storytime is on break until June 24

Summer Storytime session
June 24 – August 12

Toddler Storytime

Stories and music for 1 & 2 year-olds with Miss Vanessa

Tuesdays at 10:30 am

Storytime is on break until June 24

Summer Storytime session
June 25 – August 13

Bounce and Rhyme Babytime

Rhythm, rhymes and movement for babies up to 18 months with a caregiver

Once a month on Thursdays at 10:30 am

June 27, July 18, and August 8

Saturday Storytime

Stories, songs, and a craft for children of all ages with Miss Meg

Select Saturdays at 11 am

July 6, July 20, and August 3

Other Resources

challengegraphic1000 Books Before Kindergarten


Find out more about the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge by clicking on the fox


Resources from Power Library:

POWER Kids – Pennsylvania’s Electronic Library

With your library card, explore these online research resources for kids and young teens.



BookFLIX and TrueFlix Scholastic BookFlix is an online literacy resource for grades pre-K-3 that pairs classic video storybooks with related nonfiction eBooks to help build a love of reading and learning.  Weston Woods and Scholastic.



An online collection of animated, talking picture books.

TumbleBookLibrary is a curated database of children’s e-books, available by subscription to Elementary Schools and Public Libraries around the world.

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Ongoing programs include:

  • Teen Advisory Board
  • Middle School STEAMers
  • Young Adult Book Club

Other events include game & movie nights, educational classes, and the Summer Reading Program. Follow us on Instagram @HVLTeen and Twitter @HvlTeen for events, information, and updates.