Youth

In accordance with our mission, the Alpine Public Library regularly offers programs that connect our diverse and geographically remote communities with information resources to encourage literacy and promote lifelong learning.

NEW! TeenZone@APL Website now live!

BookPoints Program for ALL Ages!

BookPoints is a lively summer reading program for ALL ages.  Earn tee-shirts, book bags, coffee, mugs, ice-cream tickets, or a trip to the “treasure chest!” The program will be launched in early June.  You will visit alpinepubliclibrary.bookpoints.org to sign-up.

 

Summer Seesaw

Meaningful summer programming can happen anywhere.  Seesaw is an engaging digital platform that promotes literacy and learning with steady interactions from the children’s librarian.  Great for kids entering kindergarten through second grade.  If interested, please email kids@alpinepubliclibrary.org

Literacy Packets Available in June!

Literacy Packets:  Themed, literacy-based packets for toddlers-6th grade will include craft projects, book suggestions, vocabulary practice, and reading response activities.  Pick them up at our curb-side service all summer long.  Themes will change every few weeks.

Sand Stories

Interactive storytelling via Zoom meetings.  Participants need only a pencil and paper.  Grades 3-5.  Send an email to kids@alpinepubliclibrary.org to receive a link. Meets every Wednesday afternoon at 2:00 pm beginning June 17, (or sooner!)

Toddler–Aerobics and Story Time

Get ready to dance, sing, stretch, and read!
Every Thursday morning beginning May 28, from 10:30-11:00am per
Zoom. Send an email to kids@alpinepubliclibrary.org to receive a link.  Ages 0–6.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Get all the information and materials you need to meet the goal of reading 1000 books to your child before the age of 5.
Packets are available at the front desk.  Yes, you can do it!