Youth Services

The Library offers many services for youth of all ages! Stop by the Library for a monthly schedule! 

1,000 BOOKS BEFORE KINDERGARTEN
Stop by the library anytime to sign your little one up for this amazing program! Receive a prize at every 100 books and upon finishing the program, your child will receive a free book! 

BORN TO READ
If you are an expectant mother or new parent living king Kingman county - or know of one, please inquire about receiving a free book bag containing a Mother Goose book, bib, literacy literature and a special poem. Babies are born to read, but they need a little help to get started!

BOOK TALKS!
Books are Fantastic! join us for our Book Talks held every other month during the year! Come eat some snacks, talk about the book and do a related activity. Book Talks are recommended for grades 4th-8th.

DIAL-A-STORY
24 hours-a-day stories for children by telephone at 620-532-2888.

GAMING
Xbox and Wii Gaming are available to play at your Library! Consoles can be played Monday through Friday after school and anytime during the Summer. Our Special "Game Day!" event is held twice a month. All Games are E rated. Parent Permission for gaming is requested.

LEGO CLUB!
Do you like building with Legos? Come join us at the Library every second Monday of the month. Chat with friends, build something cool and display your creations in our display case! Lego Club is recommended for grades Preschool through 6th grade, but all ages are welcome.

STORY TIME
This special time is for preschoolers ages 3-5. Each session includes a story plus a craft, game, song, activity or presentation. Story times are on Friday mornings in the spring and fall.
 
SUMMER READING 
The program encourages your children to continue reading through the summer months. Special activities and programs are scheduled weekly from late May through July. The 2017 children's theme is "Build a Better World" Adults can get in on the fun, too!
 
Registration begins May 23rd! Highlights of the program will include a field trip to the Sedgwick Country Zoo, story times, crafts, games and more. Look for a full schedule to be released May 1st.

TOURS 
The youth services librarian finds time to visit schools and give group tours of the library . . . always giving the same clear message . . . READING IS FUN-DAMENTAL!



Kingman Carnegie Library
455 North Main
620-532-3061
Fax 620-532-2528
graceg@kingmanlibrary.org
   

A BIG THANK YOU TO "Friends of Kansas Libraries" 

The Kingman Carnegie Library's grant application was accepted! 
The Teen Section  will be getting a new makeover soon!

Be on the lookout for some new teen photos  
in the coming months!




2017 SUMMER READING BEGINS MAY 23rd!