Welcome to the Children’s Services page of the Lower Providence Community Library website.  Find upcoming Programs & Events, check out our Resources for Readers, and send us your recommendations for books, DVDs, and other materials you would like to have in the library.  Also, please let us know if you have any ideas for programming. We would love to hear from you!

To access our Kids eLibrary Resources, click here.
For information on books in your child’s reading level click one of these links: http://www.arbookfind.com/UserType.aspx


To register for programs, email Sandrah Moles or call the library at 610-666-6640 for the Circulation Desk.

Children’s Story Time

Mondays & Tuesdays – 10:30 AM – Infants – 2 Yr Olds

Mondays & Tuesdays – 11:15 AM Older 2 to 3 Yr Olds

Thursdays – 10:30 AM & 2 PM – 4 Yr Olds and older (This is a story time for children only.  Parents remain in the library)

Saturdays – 10:30 – Infant – 3 Yr Olds

Saturdays – 11:15 – 4 Yr Olds and older

For more information, email  Sandrah Moles.

Lego Play!

These are Lego free-play sessions! We supply the Legos and you supply the fun! Legos are open for anyone to play. Feel free to drop in. Parents and Grandparents should accompany their younger children.

March 19th 3:45 – 4:45

April 16th 3:45 – 4:45

May 21st 3:45 – 4:45

June 11th 3:00 – 4:00

What’s The Big Idea?


Thursdays 1:15 – 1:45pm  

Mar. 22nd, 29th, Apr. 5th.

‘What’s the Big Idea’ teaches pre-school children Science, Math, & Art (STEAM) concepts, using fun, hands-on lessons with age appropriate books. These classes are taught by Mrs. Judy Snook. Parents must remain in the Library. If selected, please make sure your child is able to attend all or most of these classes. Child must be 4 years old by Oct. 15, 2017. Please register online or at the front desk. Class limited to 15 students. Click here to download registration form.

Angels Wool

Tuesday, April 10th at 6 pm

This program is about making wool into yarn using a real old fashioned spinning wheel! Meet a beloved pet angora rabbit companion, too!

Pennsylvania One Book Every Young Child

Thursday, April 19th at 6 pm

There will be a special One Book Storytime with activity stations! This year’s book title is ‘My Cousin Momo’ by local author and illustrator Zachariah Ohora. A FREE copy of this book will be given to the first 60 children at this program! Geared for ages 4-6.

Science In The Summer – The Science Of Space!

Tuesday, May 15th — ONLINE Registration Starts At Noon!

Register ONLINE at www.scienceinthesummer.com. Parents MUST register children online. First Come, First Serve! Science in the Summer is open to Grades 2-6. Sponsored by GSK Pharmaceuticals and The Franklin Institute.

Dates for Science In The Summer at the Lower Providence Community Library: July 9th, 10th, 11th & 12th (Mon – Thurs) 2018

‘The Science of Space!’