Children's Library Services

Welcome Young Readers!

Here's what you can do in Fall . . .

Thursday, Oct. 29
Take part in Read for the Record, a global program that encourages kids from all over the world to read the same book on the same day.  Ms. Jean will read the book Evelyn Del Rey is Moving Away, by Meg Medina, on Facebook Live at 10:30am, 12:30pm, and 3:45pm on Facebook Live.

Update! Our readings will remain on the Mitchell Public Library Facebook Page for 24 hours following each reading. Make a comment about the book, and we'll put your name into a drawing to win a free copy. We have 15 copies of Evelyn Del Rey Is Moving Away to give away!!

October 6 - October 31
Go for an Outdoor StoryWalk in downtown Mitchell.  As you walk from store to store, you'll be able read the pages of Snowmen at Halloween, by Caralyn Buehner.

START at 2nd & Lawler Co. (201 E. 2nd Ave) and follow the directions to 17 businesses in downtown Mitchell. Need a map? Ask at the library or at any of the StoryWalk businesses. 


Online Thursday Storytime
Thurs. 10:30-10:50am on Facebook Live

Jokes & riddles
Fri. 4:00-4:10 on Facebook Live

Stories and activities with Ms. Jean & her goat puppet, Gilly.
M-F 12:30-12:40 on Facebook Live. (Schedule below)

* Favorite Mondays 
- Send Ms. Jean the title of your favorite book & she'll try to read it online.
* Art & Science Tuesdays
- Fun demonstrations of art or science.
* Wordplay Wednesday
- Questions, poems, and tongue-twisters.
* Double Thursday
- Ms. Jean reads the story from Online Thursday Storytime.
* Fun Day Friday
- Send your jokes & riddles to Ms. Jean & Gilly.

For updates, please visit the Mitchell Public Library Facebook Page.