Kids' Pages

Staff Appreciation Morning Closure

THURSDAY, December 14 - All library locations and administrative offices closed in the morning for a Staff Appreciation Event.

Sorry We Are Closed sign

2018 Annual Kids & Teens Writing Contest

December 1, 9 a.m.-January 5, 11 p.m.: Submit your entry for the 2018 Kids and Teens Writing Contest!

2018 Annual Kids and Teens Writing Contest

Paws to Read
3rd SATURDAYS of the month- Read to a therapy dog!
Child reading to a dog

Pajama Storytime

WEDNESDAYS, 7 p.m. - Evening storytime for children of all ages and their parents or caregivers.

PAHS logo and animals

Expanding LINK+ Pick-up to all Branch Locations

MONDAY, December 4 - We Are Expanding LINK+ Services!

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Changes at the Library

WEDNESDAY, September 12 - Announcement of Library Changes.


Welcome to America Series!

MONTHLY Series - Learning American Culture & Customs.

Welcome to America! logo

Russian Bilingual Storytime

MONDAYS, 4:30 p.m. - Bilingual Russian storytime for children and their parents and caregivers.

Russian Bilingual Storytime wording with images of traditional Russian toys

Book Clubs at the Library
Lively discussions & stimulating reads for a variety of ages & interests.
Book Clubs @ the Library with club names

Friday Fun!
1st FRIDAY - Board games, crafts, legos, Bingo & more creative fun for kids!
friday fun

Read to your Kids with Storyplay*r
The Library offers a new way to engage your children or grandchildren's love of books.

Tai Chi

SUNDAYS, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. - Tai Chi for beginners and the experienced!

image of person doing Tai Chi at sunset

Library Pilots Future Technologies in 2017
Grant-funded projects to test drive robots & design workstation
lightbulb with filament shaped as text saying Create

New Library Bikes Deliver Pop-Up Library Services to Community
The Palo Alto Library is on the move, thanks to the purchase of two bikes that are bringing mobile book check-outs and other popular services directly to the community
librarians on BikePALS outreach bikes

eBooks for Kids
The Library offers many options for kids' eBooks!
Young girl using a tablet

Get a Library Card
Get a card! Apply for a library card, it's free!
Photo of S. Espinosa with library card

Last Updated: Nov 21, 2017