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Kid's Place
Library Collection
The Bell / Whittington Library serves children from birth through 6th grade with a collection that includes picture books, beginning reader books, classic and contemporary fiction and a broad non-fiction collection for general interest and homework help.

The children's librarian can assist with reader's advisory, research and curriculum support. Media collections and children's magazines are available for checkout.

Weekly Events
  •  Summer Afternoon Program (June & July)
           What:  Science experiments and games!
           When:  Mondays from 3:00 pm - 4:00 p.m.
           Who:  1st thru 6th Graders

  •  Summer Kids Time (June & July)
           What:  Science experiments, stories & games!
           When:  Tuesdays from 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
           Who:  Kids 5 years old and younger
                     (including babies and toddlers)

  • After-School Program (September thru May)
    • Watch a video on what we made
    • What: Arts and crafts, games, homework help, special holiday celebrations, movies and snacks
    • When: Mondays from 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Who: Kinder - 6th graders
  • Mr. Kippy's Story Time (Year round except July)
    • What: Music, stories, creative dramatics, books, puppets, props, ball playing and many other indescribably exciting activities
    • When: Thursdays at 9:00 am and 10:00 am
    • Who: Kids five and under
  • Toddler Time (September thru May)
    • What: Stories, crafts, games, music and fun
    • When: Tuesdays from 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Who: Kids 5 years old and younger