For Kids & Teens

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

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Story Times

Story Time is at 10:30am every Tuesday and Saturday on Facebook Live through the ZPL Facebook account. Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and more!

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

January 21: Any Sci-Fi book!

February 25: Any Biography!

March 29: Hatchet by Gary Paulsen

April 26: Any of Nathan Hale’s Hazardous Tales graphic novels!

May 24: The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick

Kids Programs

Take and Make Activities

Pick up a kit for a craft or activity in the library lobby every other week. Each kit will include everything you need to complete the project, including written instructions. Some projects will include a video tutorial that you can find here or on the ZPL Facebook page. (Kits will be available on a first come first served basis as supplies last.)

May 3 – 15: Pipe Cleaner Super Heroes

LEGO Club, New Virtual Challenge Every Month!

Each month we will give you a LEGO Challenge. Send us your awesome solution to this challenge and we will post it for display on the ZPL Facebook Page. Submissions can be sent to Please include your name, age, and the name of your creation with your submission.






Teen Programs

Take and Make Kits: Pick up a 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.)

May: Friendship Bracelets

Past Take and Make Tutorials

Kids Take and Make Kits:

How to Make a Parachute

How to Make a Straw Rocket

How to Make a Clothespin Dinosaur Puppet

How to Make a Lightning Bug

How to Make a Snowflake Ornament

How to Fold Origami Figures

How to Make a Rainbow Weaving Fish

How to Paint with Tissue Paper

How to Make a Love Bug

How to Make a Balloon Elephant Greeting Card

How to Make Pom Pom Poppers

How to Make a Frog on a Lily Pad

How to Make a Hoop Glider

Teen Take and Make Kits:

September 2020 Take and Make Kits: How to Make a Mini Origami Star

November 2020 Take and  Make Kits: Macramé Bracelets

December 2020 Take and Make Kits: Bug Magnets

January 2021 Take and Make Kits: Mini Paint Chip Notebooks

February 2021 Take and Make Kits: Woven Heart Baskets

March 2021 Take and Make Kits: How to Make a Mini Crewmate Plushie


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