The Children's Department of the Niagara Falls Public Library has a wide range of programmes, services and resources available for you. The early years programmes for children encourage socialization, positive interaction between adults and children, and a gentle introduction to books, music and future learning. Programmes for older children include reading club, guest speakers and entertainers as well as seasonal crafts and activities. Enjoy annual events such as Halloween parades and parties, Christmas trim-a-tree and Easter Egg colouring. We also have visits from your favourite storybook characters.
The Children's Department publishes one main brochure per year, and seasonal inserts are available for Autumn, Winter, March Break, Spring and Summer. These list all programmes and all special events for children at all four locations of the Niagara Falls Public Library. If you are unable to visit the library to pick up a brochure the same information is always available on this website.
The Niagara Falls Public Library has wonderful resources available for you and your family. We have information on pregnancy, birth and infant care and parenting. There are also books many recreational activities, crafts, birthday parties, cooking for children, and curriculum support. In addition, we have:
The Kid's Corner section of this website includes links to staff recommended sites specifically for children. Topics covered include Homework Help, Good Books to Read and Fun stuff to do for all ages.
Our Library catalogue just for Kids!
Teachers may request class visits at any location of the Niagara Falls Public Library System to introduce their students to the library's books and resources. Please speak with staff regarding times and availability. Teachers and educators are welcome to use the "Advance Selection of Materials" service. We will select the perfect books for your theme. The library also offers tours for interested groups, including local clubs, Sparks, Beavers, etc. . To arrange a tour speak with staff, contact us online , or you can phone us at 905-356-4053.