Programs for Children
Check the online calendar for a listing of events for children, teens, and adults at each Warren-Trumbull County Public Library location.
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For Babies & Toddlers
A lively program of rhymes, songs, stories, and play for infants ages 6 - 18 months with an accompanying caregiver.
At the Main Library in Warren - Offered most Friday mornings at 11 a.m. Registration is required for this program.
Music & Movement
Children learn language and motor skills through an energetic combination of music, movement, and literature. For children ages 19 - 35 months with an accompanying caregiver. 6-week sessions. Registration is required for this program.
At the Main Library - Offered most Wednesdays at 10 a.m. and also at 11 a.m.
Time for Tots
A developmentally appropriate storytime program for children ages 24-35 months old with an accompanying caregiver. Registration is required for this program.
At the Cortland Branch Library - Offered Wednesdays at 11 a.m.
These story time programs are for children ages 24 - 35 months with an accompanying caregiver. Registration is required for this program.
At the Howland Branch Library - Offered Thursdays at 10 a.m. and also at 11 a.m.
Each theme-based program for preschoolers ages 3 - 5 highlights early literacy skills and includes music and a craft. Story Times are typically offered on the following schedule (dates/times may vary; check calendar for current schedule):
At the Main Library - Tuesdays at 11 a.m.; Thursdays at 6:30 p.m.
At the Brookfield Branch Library - Tuesdays at 1 p.m.
At the Cortland Branch Library - Mondays at 6 p.m.; Tuesdays at 11 a.m.
At the Howland Branch Library - Fridays at 11 a.m.
At the Liberty Branch Library - Thursdays at 11:30 a.m.; Thursdays at 6 p.m.
At the Lordstown Branch Library - Mondays at 1 p.m.
For School-Age Kids
A "books and more" program that pairs children's literature with enrichment activities for kids in kindergarten through grade 4. Registration is required for this program.
At the Brookfield Branch Library - Offered select Wednesdays at 5 p.m.
An outdoor series typically held on the Children's Patio on the Main Library's south side, rain or shine. Participants ages 6 - 12 enjoy games, crafts, gardening, science, and nature activities. Registration is required for this program.
At the Main Library - Schedule varies with season; check calendar
Reading & Other Forms of Art
The W-TCPL and the Butler Institute of American Art offer a unique blend of art and books during this program for children ages 5 - 10.
At the Butler Institute of American Art Trumbull Branch - One Saturday a month
A storytime specially designedfor children with autism and other sensory-integration challenges. This program features age-appropriate stories and sensory-rich activities that promote literacy and positive associations with reading and the library. For children ages 3 to 8, parents and caregivers, and families. Registration is required for this program.
At the Main Library - Offered select Saturdays at 11 a.m.
Click here to see the introduction story for this program.
Summer Reading Program
Kids can earn prizes for reading at home! Plus, special events throughout the summer feature magicians, exotic animals, puppet shows & more!
The Summer Reading Program typically begins the first week of June and continues through July. At all locations.