For Kids

Activities and services especially for kids at Bertha Bartlett Public Library.

Preschool Storytime

Fridays at 10:30 a.m.

For children in preschool, 2 to 6 years old. Led by Rachael White, Youth Services Coordinator.

LEGO Robotics Club

This group meets weekly from 3:45 to 4:45 pm on Thursdays. 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 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 Rachael White.


*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 Rachael White at 515-733-2685 for more information.

Looking for area daycare providers? Please visit IDHS' Child Care Client Portal for up-to-date information on registered child care.

This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.