For Kids

Activities and services especially for kids at Bertha Bartlett Public Library.
Weekly Storytime Programs*


Tuesday or Friday, 10:30 a.m.

For children in preschool, 2 to 6 years old. Led by Julia Humphrey, Children's Librarian.

LEGO Robotics Club

This group, for ages 1st through 5th, meets weekly from 3:45 to 4:45 pm on Wednesdays. No fee is assessed for this program, however registration is required and limited to 10. Sessions run for six weeks at a time. Please call 515-733-2685 to register.

KOOL Early-Outs

R-S Wednesday Early-Out Days, 2:30 pm K.O.O.L.

For children in Kindergarten through 4th grade. We'll have special programs about all kinds of topics from birds to bees, from seasons to sports. Led by Julia Humphrey.


*Weather Policy: If Roland-Story Schools have a late start due to weather, morning programming at the library is canceled. If Roland-Story Schools have an early-out due to weather, afternoon programming at the library is canceled. If school is canceled for the day, all programming at the library is also canceled.

Storytime Express

An in-home storytime program for registered day cares in the Story City areas. Storytime Express does not meet during the summer. Please contact Julia Humphrey at 515-733-2685 for more information.