Children's Services Blog

Creating the Illusion of Movement

image from Stop Motion - Rocket Takeoff!All summer we've been celebrating reading, making, and creating with the "Reading by Design" summer reading program theme.  We've made turtles and stuffed felties, frogs and pin-hole cameras.  Even stop-motion films!  Early in June, a group of eighteen kids came t Read more about Creating the Illusion of Movement

Bye Bye Summer!

If you haven’t yet finished logging in your summer reading progress in our Summer Reading Program, time is almost up! Be sure to finish up and stop in for your prize. The last day to log your reading is tomorrow, August 31. See you soon! Read more about Bye Bye Summer!


Title of the book, "Welcome to the Library" by Alyse Sweeney If you are new to our community or a new parent/caregiver or just new to our Library, welcome! The Urbana Free Library's Children's Department has so much to offer you. Read more about Welcome!