Children's Center - 2nd Floor

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The Fisher Children's Center provides a variety of services, exhibits, and programs to promote children's enjoyment of literature, media, information and recreational reading. The Center is for children, parents, childcare providers, educators, individuals and researchers.


  • Parent/educator materials on early childhood development
  • International publications in multiple languages
  • Magazines, graphic novels and comic books for home use
  • Computers with Internet access and word processing software
  • Movies, music and educational films (CDs & DVDs)
  • Play-to-Learn interactive learning space
  • Effie Lee Morris Historical and Research Collection of Children’s Literature


  • Baby rhyme time, toddler tales, and family story times
  • Class visits should be scheduled two weeks in advance. Please call the Children’s Center to request a CLASS VISIT REQUEST FORM.
  • Point 0h! A Technology Make-It Space for Kids Ages 8 – 12
  • Children's Events at the Main Library

Upcoming Events

Bilingual Storytime: Spanish - English
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Main Library, Children's Storytelling Room
Baby Rhyme Time
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Main Library, Children's Storytelling Room
Preschool Films & Videos
Saturday, April 26, 2014
Main Library, Children's Center

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Upcoming Classes

Marble Machine Tinkering
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Main Library, Children’s Center Class Visits
Let's Make a Kite!
Saturday, May 24, 2014
Main Library, Children's Center
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