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.

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.

September 28: The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins*

*Please note that this book is a YA book and may have some more mature themes.

October 26: Spooky Book of your choice!

November 30: Graphic Novel of your choice!

December 21: TBA

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.)

Silly Science

Every other week, librarians will present a science experiment. A week before the experiment, we will post a list of household supplies if you would like to follow along at home. These experiments will be posted her and on the ZPL Facebook page. Join us for some silly scientific fun!

LEGO Club, 3rd Thursday of 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

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.)

October Take and Make Kits: Spooky Lights

November Take and  Make Kits: Macramé Bracelets

Past Take and Make Tutorials

Take and Make Kits:

How to Make a Parachute

How to Make a Straw Rocket

Teen Take and Make Kits:

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

Past Silly Science Links

September 16: Soda Geyser

September 30: Elephant Toothpaste

October 13: Grow a Gummy Bear

October 27: Spooky Expanding Ghosts

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