Kids

Latest News & Blogs

Teen Take Home DIY: Perler Bead Bracelets

Grades 7-12, sign up to make vibe-y perler bead bracelets. On September 29, teens will receive kits to make bracelets like our sample ones or go wild with their own designs. Register online or call 412-269-0334. Emails will be sent when your kit is ready to be picked up ...

Community Suncatcher Mural

Grades 3-6, help us make a Community Suncatcher Mural! On September 27 at 4:30 PM, we’ll have colored plastic and all sorts of bits and bobs available to create with. Your amazing mural will be hung in the kid’s department window to make beautiful colors in the library! Register online ...

DIY Paper Squishies

Love squishies? Grades 3-6 will make their own paper versions in the craft room on September 26 at 4:30 PM! You can make whatever design you’d like. Register online or call 412-269-0334 ...

Storytime with the Author: Doris Dumrauf

Local author and photographer Doris Dumrauf will be at the library for a reading of her picture book! Families can join us for a storytime and craft on September 26 at 6:30 PM. Register online or call 412-269-0334 ...

Monsters & Middle Graders

Ever wanted to play Dungeons & Dragons but never had the chance? Are you an experienced player and need more excuses to roll d20s? Play with our DM Roxanne in her 5e homebrew setting of Fensprall! On September 20 at 4:30 PM, players in grades 5-8 will participate in this level 1, ...
girl writing on paper

Youngest Writers & Storymaker Club

Love to write? Interested in art & illustration? Kids in grades K-6 can join our Youngest Writers & Storymaker Club September 18 at 4:30 PM to get those creative juices flowing! We'll learn about story structure and ways to get your words and pictures going. We'll also practice sentence structure and ...

 

Coming Soon

Teen Take Home DIY: Perler Bead Bracelets

Grades 7-12, sign up to make vibe-y perler bead bracelets. On September 29, teens will receive kits to make bracelets like our sample ones or go wild with their own designs. Register online or call 412-269-0334. Emails will be sent when your kit is ready to be picked up ...

Community Suncatcher Mural

Grades 3-6, help us make a Community Suncatcher Mural! On September 27 at 4:30 PM, we’ll have colored plastic and all sorts of bits and bobs available to create with. Your amazing mural will be hung in the kid’s department window to make beautiful colors in the library! Register online ...

DIY Paper Squishies

Love squishies? Grades 3-6 will make their own paper versions in the craft room on September 26 at 4:30 PM! You can make whatever design you’d like. Register online or call 412-269-0334 ...

 

Our Picks

Miss Nicole’s App Pick of the Day: Breathe, Think, Do with Sesame

Miss Nicole is sharing her favorite apps for kids. Today's pick is the problem solving app Breathe, Think, Do with Sesame. Download the app on the App Store or Google Play. Share your comments, including what you'd like to see, on our Children's Department Facebook page. Support our library by ...

Miss Sarah’s Daily Pick: Weird But True!

Miss Sarah is linking to her favorite websites for kids. Today's Daily Pick is the National Geographic Kids series Weird But True! Check out videos, radio shows, and more online. Share your comments, including what you'd like to see, on our Children's Department Facebook page. Support our library by sharing our ...

Miss Megan’s PBS Pick of the Day: Molly of Denali

In honor of our partnership with WQED Education, Miss Megan is sharing her favorite PBS Kids shows every day. Miss Megan's PBS Pick of the Day is Molly of Denali. Check out videos, games, activities, and more online. Share your comments, including what you'd like to see, on our Children's ...

 

Homework Help

  • BookFLIX: Interactive children’s books to read online.
  • CyberSmarts: Short online books for kids and adults about internet safety.
  • Little Pim: Interactive online language learning for all ages. Languages include Spanish, French, German, Mandarin Chinese, Korean and English as a Second Language. Log in as a guest or by creating an account using your email address. You must have an account to save your progress.
  • NoveList Plus K-8: Information about over 38,000 children’s books.
  • OverDrive Kids: Borrow ebooks and audiobooks using your library card.
  • Select Reads: A library book recommendation website and newsletter for a variety of age groups and subjects.
  • TumbleBook Library: Interactive fiction and non-fiction books for children.

 

Fun & Games

 

Ask a Librarian

Have questions? Send a message to one of our children’s department staff members.

 

Megan Goode (Email: goodem@moonlibrary.org)

Specialties: Kids events and programs, collection development, general questions

 

Nicole Beatty (Email: beattyn@moonlibrary.org)

Specialties: Kids events and programs

 

Follow Moon Township Public Library Children’s Department on social media!

Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Instagram | Pinterest | Goodreads