For Kids & Teens

Story Times | Kids Book Club | Kids Programs | Teen Programs

Beanstack Reading Challenges: 

Create an account and sign up for a reading challenge! We have several regular recurring challenges and occasionally offer special challenges.

Current Seasonal Challenges: None

Regular Challenges: Summer Reading Challenges (begins in June), Winter Reading Challenge (January), 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten (ongoing)

Story Times

Story Time is at 10:30am every Tuesday and Saturday at the library. Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and more! Different programs are presented at each Story Time.

February Story Time Super: Tea Party!

Story Time is for children with their caregivers.

Baby Rhyme Time is at 10:30am on the first and third Fridays of each month on the ZPL Facebook page. Join us for songs, rhymes, and more early literacy building skills!

Baby Rhyme Time is for babies (birth – 2) with their caregivers.

Kids Book Club

Kids Book Club has a new date and time! We will now meet the last Wednesday of the month at 4:00pm. Book Club currently meets in the library meeting room.

January 31*Please note that this meeting is on a Tuesday*: Amari and the Night Brothers by B.B. Alston

February 22: Ghost by Jason Reynolds

March 29: TBD

Kids Programs

Read with Munchkin will be back in the Spring of 2023! Look for more information about sign-up then.

*Munchkin is a certified therapy animal and part of Pet Partner’s Read with Me Program.

Board in the Library

Join us on early release days from 1:30 – 4pm for board games, puzzles, and more activities!


Stop by the library between 4 and 8pm on the fourth Thursday of each month for some LEGO free-building!

Teen Programs (for grades 7-12)

Anime Club

Stop by the library on the first Wednesday of each month at 6:30pm for manga discussion and an anime screening.

Library Takeover

Join us on early release days at 1pm for games and activities!

February: Candy Sushi

Teen Book Club

Teen Book Club meets the last Monday of each month at 7:00pm in the library meeting room. Read the book and join us for a discussion and activities.

January 30: Nazi Hunters by Neal Bascomb

February 28: The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

March 28: TBD

Contact us at or 507-732-5211 if you have any questions!