Summit County Library for Children

Join our new early literacy program for children 0-5! It's simple: read 1000 books together with your child before Kindergarten. This program is happening year-round at all three Summit County Libraries.

Download the free Beanstack App and set up your account using your Summit County Library Card.

Access a list of children's books from virtual storytimes!

Children's Library Card Application available here.

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New Children's Books...

Storytimes at the Library

Virtual Storytime is on Wednesdays on Facebook Live at 10:30am. See our calendar for details.

Current and Future Events

Virtual Lego Club

March 30May 31 2020

Location: Virtual - Build at your home

We know you are all building away at home so join in our virtual Lego Club to share your creations with your friends! Follow the weekly theme, build at home and send a picture or video telling us about your creation! Send to it [email protected] to be featured on Facebook/Instagram!

Virtual Storytimes on Facebook Live

June 3, 2020 10:30 am

Location: Facebook Live @SummitCountyLibraries

Tune in for stories, rhymes, and songs with your favorite Summit County Library children's program staff. Sheila, Marissa and Bingham will rotate weeks so you will be able to see all your favorite librarians Wednesdays at 10:30am!

Virtual Bilingual Storytime with Ms. Jen

June 6, 2020 8:00 am

Location: Facebook Live @SummitCountyLibraries

Jen will be reading a children’s book in English and French or Spanish on Saturday mornings on @SummitCountyLibraries Facebook Live! Available to view for 24 hours.

Children and Teen Virtual Summer Reading Kickoff!

June 8, 2020

Location: Register on the Beanstack App https://summitcountylibraries.beanstack.org/

We are all-online this year! Pre-Registration begins Monday, June 1. Use the Beanstack website or download Beanstack Tracker mobile app (Google Play or iTunes/App Store). New users: Parents can sign up for the whole family, and every member can track their own progress. Returning users: update your account info or recover your password anytime, online or in the app. Click the link below or visit: https://summitcountylibraries.beanstack.org/

Virtual Storytimes on Facebook Live

June 10, 2020 10:30 am

Location: Facebook Live @SummitCountyLibraries

Tune in for stories, rhymes, and songs with your favorite Summit County Library children's program staff. Sheila, Marissa and Bingham will rotate weeks so you will be able to see all your favorite librarians Wednesdays at 10:30am!

Virtual Saturday Storytime

June 13, 2020 10:00 am

Location: Facebook Live @SummitCountyLibraries

Join us once a month on Saturday mornings @ 10 AM on Facebook Live @SummitCountyLibraries. We will have a special themed Storytime with books and crafts! These programs are designed for ages 2-6, but all are welcome.