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

Until we have in-person Storytimes, please sign up for our Facebook Children’s Storytime page. Go to  https://www.facebook.com/groups/lpclkidscorner

Outdoor Storytimes With Ms Sandy!

Please join us on these days (subject to the weather):

Mondays and Tuesdays: Generally geared towards ages 18 month to 3 years

Since we are located outdoors, weather permitting, bring a family blanket, social distance and mask if you wish. No registration required, since we are outdoors.

Summer Reading!

Monday, June 13th through Friday, August 12, 2022

Beginning on Monday June 13 you may register for Summer Reading, ‘Oceans of Possibilities’. Go online to Beanstack and register for Summer Reading! Or, pick up a paper log in the library, to track your progress. Either way, the more you read, the better your chances of winner FREE Raffle Prizes, book and Gift Cards!

Click here to access BEANSTACK

Kids Crafternoons

August 11th & 18th 2-3pm

Ages 8-11 will enjoy this one hour crafting class! Class is held on Thursday, for 5 consecutive weeks, from 2-3 pm. Meet in the Community Room of the Lower Providence Library. Space is limited! Register at smoles@mclinc.org.

Music And Movement

Friday, August 12th at 10:30am

Shake, shimmy and dance with Miss Kendra! This interactive outdoor music and dance class is designed for young children (18 months – 4 years) and their caregivers!

It will increase children’s self-awareness, confidence and self-expression, through interactive musical experiences. Meet at the gazebo outside the Lower Providence Library.

This program is FREE and open to the public. Held outdoors, weather permitting. Sponsored by the Friends of the Lower Providence Community Library.

Note: Rain date is Monday, August 15th.

Craft Kits

A variety of craft kits are available in limited quantities. Just pick up one when you visit the library!

Book Packs Available

A variety of book packs are available in the Children’s area. These bags of books include easy picture books along with some non-fiction books on a specific topic. Books are checked out individually, but save time within the library.