Library Children's Programs

Library programs are designed to entertain, enlighten, educate, and inform. They are vehicles for dispensing valuable information, encouraging learning and exploration, providing amusement while teaching, and provoking wonder and thought.

Please remember that while in the Library, children under age 12 must be attended by a parent or caregiver who is at least 17 years of age.

Children's Programs

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1000 Books before kindergarten

Prepare your baby or young child to become a reader by signing them up to take part in our 1000 Books Before Kindergarten. Come by and pick up a packet of information.

Story Time for Tots

Reading in the library

(Infants up to age 3 with a caregiver or parent)

Duration: 30 Minutes

Tuesdays at 10:30 am.

Listeners' Story Time

(Children ages 3-6 with a caregiver or parent)

Duration: 30 Minutes

Wednesdays at 10:30 am 

Bilingual Story Time

Hello(Children ages 3-6, English and Spanish speakers with a caregiver or parent)

Duration: 30 Minutes

Thursdays 10:30 am

Baby Story Time

(Babies 0-18months, with a caregiver or parent)

Duration: 30 Minutes

Fridays at 10:30 am

Homeschool Art Club

Mansfield Public Library's Community Room - 2nd Thursday of the month at 12:30 p.m.  Program requires registration.  Visit the library or call to reserve your spot.

Come learn about an artist, their techniques and participate in a hands on art project.  Open to all school age children.

Afterschool Art Club

Mansfield Public Library's Community Room - 2nd Thursday of the month at 5 p.m. Program requires registration. Visit the library or call to reserve your spot.

Come learn about an artist, their techniques and participate in a hands on art project. Open to all school age children.


Tumble Book Library

  • TumbleBook Library is an online collection of animated, talking picture books.
  • TumbleBooks are created by adding animation, sound, music and narration to existing picture books and designed to encourage early literacy and language learning.
  • These items are always available, never on hold, and no need to download.

TumbleBook Library

 

Biblioteca Tumblebook

TumbleBooks son libros ilustrados animados, que hablan y enseñan a los niños la alegría de la lectura en un formato que les encantará. TumbleBooks se crea adoptando las ilustraciones de libros existentes con animaciones, sonidos, música y narración para producir un libro electronico de imágenes que usted puede leer, o que es leido a usted.

Biblioteca Tumblebook

 

Brainfuse

Test prep, skills building, and practice tests for a broad range of academic and vocational exams.  Start an online session with a tutor trained in homework help, paper review, and test prep.

Brainfuse - Live online homework help

 

Miss Humblebee's Academy

Miss Humblebee’s Academy is an award-winning, online curriculum for children preschool through kindergarten.The curriculum lays the foundation for a lifetime of learning success, providing strength in core subject areas: math, science and social studies, language and literacy, art, and music.

Miss Humblebee’s Academy

 

World Book Kids

General information across a wide variety of topics. Includes encyclopedia articles, primary sources, pictures, audio, and video.

World Book Kids