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Children's Programs Ages 0-2
Stories in the Studio
Stories in the Studio
Stories in the StudioNew episodes of Stories in the Studio are posted weekly on YouTube.
Thanks for a great summer! Story Time will resume September 6!
Children's Programs Ages 3-5
Stories in the Studio
Stories in the Studio
Stories in the StudioNew episodes of Stories in the Studio are posted weekly on YouTube.
Thanks for a great summer! Story Time will resume September 6!
Children's Programs Ages 5-8
Thanks for a great summer! Programs will resume September 6!
Children's Programs Ages 9-12
Thanks for a great summer! Programs will resume September 6!
Children's Programs for Families
Design a Book Cover
Design a Book Cover
Design a Book CoverYou are the newest illustrator for your favorite book! Grab a paper from the library to redesign a book's cover. Our panel of judges will pick who designed the best book, and winners will win a prize.

All entries must be submitted by Saturday, August 20. Winners will be notified the following week.
Opulent Oceans
Extraordinary Scientific Illustrations
Extraordinary Scientific IllustrationsOn Display in the Attic
Monday - Friday from 12:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Featuring scientific illustrations portraying the astonishing diversity of ocean life from colorful mollusks to deep sea fishes to a stout dolphin, this exhibition explores the integral role illustration has played in undersea exploration and discovery.

Opulent Oceans: Extraordinary Scientific Illustrations is organized by the American Museum of Natural History, New York (amnh.org).

This exhibit does contain an interactive component for little explorers--move like a sea creature, create sea creature art, and explore a bit of what the ocean has to offer!
Children's Programs in Spanish
Cuentos en el estudio
Cuentos en el estudio
Cuentos en el estudioMúsica y cuentos para los niños en YouTube.
Despedida al Verano
Despedida al Verano
Despedida al Verano22 de agosto a las 7:00 pm

¡Ven a la biblioteca para una carrera de obstáculos, burbujas, juegos y más para despedir el verano!

Design a Book Cover

You are the newest illustrator for your favorite book! Grab a paper from the library to redesign a book's cover. Our panel of judges will pick who designed the best book, and winners will win a prize. 

All entries must be submitted by Saturday, August 20.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

For children under 5 years old; track your progress in Beanstack and check in every 100 books for a sticker and a prize. Your child is never too young to start!

Sign Up

Discovery Kits

Discovery Kits are take-home kits for exploration and discovery. We offer Discovery Kits for different age groups and on a variety of different themes. To check out a Discovery Kit, start by placing a hold through our library catalog.

More information here

Wed, Aug 17, All day
Provo Library - Children's Department
You are the newest illustrator for your favorite book! Grab a paper from the library to redesign a book's cover. Our panel of judges will pick who designed the best book.

Wed, Aug 17, 10:00am - 11:30am
Provo Library - Story Circle
Come to the Story Circle for interactive playtime with your child.

Thu, Aug 18, All day
Provo Library - Children's Department
You are the newest illustrator for your favorite book! Grab a paper from the library to redesign a book's cover. Our panel of judges will pick who designed the best book.

Thu, Aug 18, 10:00am - 11:30am
Provo Library - Story Circle
Come to the Story Circle for interactive playtime with your child.

Fri, Aug 19, All day
Provo Library - Children's Department
You are the newest illustrator for your favorite book! Grab a paper from the library to redesign a book's cover. Our panel of judges will pick who designed the best book.

Sat, Aug 20, All day
Provo Library - Children's Department
You are the newest illustrator for your favorite book! Grab a paper from the library to redesign a book's cover. Our panel of judges will pick who designed the best book.

Sat, Aug 20, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Provo Library - Ballroom
Calling all witches and wizards for a day of magic school. Get sorted into houses, earn house points, and save the world!

Mon, Aug 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Provo Library - North Patio
¡Ven a la biblioteca para una carrera de obstáculos, burbujas, juegos y más para despedir el verano!

Tue, Aug 23, 10:00am - 11:30am
Provo Library - Story Circle
Come to the Story Circle for interactive playtime with your child.

Wed, Aug 24, 10:00am - 11:30am
Provo Library - Story Circle
Come to the Story Circle for interactive playtime with your child.

Thu, Aug 25, 10:00am - 11:30am
Provo Library - Story Circle
Come to the Story Circle for interactive playtime with your child.

Tue, Aug 30, 10:00am - 11:30am
Provo Library - Story Circle
Come to the Story Circle for interactive playtime with your child.

Wed, Aug 31, 10:00am - 11:30am
Provo Library - Story Circle
Come to the Story Circle for interactive playtime with your child.

Thu, Sep 01, 10:00am - 11:30am
Provo Library - Story Circle
Come to the Story Circle for interactive playtime with your child.

Sat, Sep 03, 9:00am - 10:00am
Provo Library - Children's Department
Tickets ($5 each) will be available to Provo City Library cardholders on Saturday, September 3 starting at 9:00 am at the Children's Desk.

Tue, Sep 06, All day
Take Home Crafts
Pick up a free take-home craft kit for children ages 0-12, limit 8 kits per family. Supplies are limited and preregistration is required.
Registration opens Monday, August 29 2022 at 9:00am

Wed, Sep 07, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Provo Library - Story Circle
Come to the Story Circle for interactive playtime with your child.

Wed, Sep 07, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Provo Library - Story Room
You bring the imagination, and we'll provide the LEGOs! Simple building concepts for kids to construct on their own or in a group. Finished creations will be put on display. For kids ages 5-8.
Registration opens Monday, September 5 2022 at 9:00am

Thu, Sep 08, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Provo Library - Story Circle
Come to the Story Circle for interactive playtime with your child.

Mon, Sep 12, All day
Provo Library - Children's Department
Can you tell who these book characters are by their silhouette? If you figure all them out, you can win a prize!

Mon, Sep 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Provo Library - Story Room
Come watch How to Train Your Dragon (Dreamworks) at the library! Blankets are welcome.

Tue, Sep 13, All day
Provo Library - Children's Department
Can you tell who these book characters are by their silhouette? If you figure all them out, you can win a prize!

Tue, Sep 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Provo Library - Story Room,Shaw Programming Room #260
Homeschool fun for all school-aged kids! Meet other homeschool families and discuss library homeschool resources, lessons, and strategies.

Wed, Sep 14, All day
Provo Library - Children's Department
Can you tell who these book characters are by their silhouette? If you figure all them out, you can win a prize!

Wed, Sep 14, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Provo Library - Story Circle
Come to the Story Circle for interactive playtime with your child.

Wed, Sep 14, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Provo Library - Story Room
You bring the imagination, and we'll provide the LEGOs! Simple building concepts for kids to construct on their own or in a group. Finished creations will be put on display. For kids ages 5-8.
Registration opens Monday, September 12 2022 at 9:00am

Thu, Sep 15, All day
Provo Library - Children's Department
Can you tell who these book characters are by their silhouette? If you figure all them out, you can win a prize!

Thu, Sep 15, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Provo Library - Story Circle
Come to the Story Circle for interactive playtime with your child.

Thu, Sep 15, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Provo Library - Story Room
Calling all Tweens! Join us 1st & 3rd Thursdays for a program just for you! For kids ages 9-12.
Registration opens Monday, September 12 2022 at 9:00am

Thu, Sep 15, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Provo Library - Young Special Events Room #201
Literacy-based programs for children ages 5-8.
Registration opens Monday, September 12 2022 at 9:00am

Fri, Sep 16, All day
Provo Library - Children's Department
Can you tell who these book characters are by their silhouette? If you figure all them out, you can win a prize!