For Kids & Teens

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

Check out the services the library has to offer by clicking on the image above! (If you are using a device, make sure to open the link in a web browser for the best experience.)

Beanstack Reading Challenges: 

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

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

Story Times

Story Time is at 10:30am every Tuesday at the library. Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and more!

Story Time is for children with their caregivers.

Wake Up and Wiggle is at 10:30am every Saturday on the ZPL Facebook page. Join us for your favorite songs and rhymes from Story Time and some flannel activities and storytelling.

Wake Up and Wiggle 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 meets the last Monday of the month at 7:00pm. Book Club currently meets either virtually via GoToMeeting or in the library meeting room. Please contact the library to register for Book Club and provide an email address where meeting information can be sent.

January 31 – SPECIAL MEETING TIME 6:00pm: The Hobbit by JRR Tolkien

February 28: TBD

March 28: TBD

April 25: TBD

May 23: TBD

Kids Programs

Take and Make Craft Kits, Best for ages 5 – 11

Pick up a kit in the library lobby and complete the project at home! Each kit contains all of the supplies you will need and written instructions. There will be new kits each month. (Kits will be available on a first come first served basis as supplies last.)


LEGO Club: Mystery Bag Challenge

January 27  |  February 24  |  March 24  |  April 28   |   May 26

1. Stop by the library between 4 and 8pm on the Mystery Challenge dates.
2. Pick up a Mystery Bag at the library circulation desk.
3. Build something awesome!
4. We will display your creations in the library until the next LEGO Club!
*Please note that all LEGO building must take place in the library.


Teen Programs (for grades 7-12)

Teen Takeover, early release days from 1-3pm

Stop by the library for board games, crafts, and more!

Teen Craft Kits

Did you miss Teen Takeover? Pick up a craft kit each month in the library lobby. Each kit will include all of the supplies and instructions needed to complete the project.  (Kits will be available on a first come first served basis as supplies last.)

January Kits: Paper Bag Snowflakes/Stars

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