The West Point Public Library offers a variety of services to all patrons. Here are a few of our most popular services for children.
Preschool Storytime is geared toward children ages 2 to 5 years. Storytime introduces early literacy skills utilizing books, songs, rhymes, crafts, and other literacy activities. Parents, grandparents, and caregivers are welcome to attend. Preschool storytime meets on Mondays at 10 am in the Conference Room. Please call the library (319) 837-6315 or click on the Preschool Storytime event in the calendar to register.
BINGO will be on the first early out Wednesday of every month. No registration is required, just drop in any time between 1:30 pm and 2:30 pm. Snacks and prizes provided!
Lee County Extension will be presenting a variety of hands-on STEAM related activities on the second early out Wednesday of the month with the exception of December and March. No registration is necessary!
Afternoon Adventures is geared towards children in K-6th grades.
AWE Early Literacy Station
The AWE Early Literacy Station at the West Point Public Library is a great way to introduce young children to learning games and technology. The Early Literacy Station is designed specifically for young patrons ages 2-8 and features over 4,000 localized learning activities. The fun, interactive and engaging content spans all seven curricular areas: math, science & nature, social studies & geography, reading, art & music, writing & computer skills, and reference. This integration of blended learning can help increase literacy, improve school readiness, and prepare young learners for a curriculum that is based on STREAM and STEM.
Summer Library Program
Reading over the summer is very important for youth and is a great family time activity. All of our summer reading programs are free and open to the public. Youth have several opportunities to enjoy reading new books, attending special programs, and earning some great prizes! Watch for additional details at the library.
Learn more about our summer library program.