Kid's Page


Elf Storytime

Tuesday, December 5 @ 6:00 pm

Sparkle the Elf reading a book during Elf Storytime

Join us for some magical stories and songs with special guests from the North Pole! Sparkle the Elf will bring cheer and goodwill to brighten your winter evening and the librarians will have some fun surprises for our young readers. Cozy pajamas and holiday hats are encouraged but not required.

LEGO at the Library

Mondays 3:30 - 5:30 pm

A pile of LEGO bricks

Love LEGO? Come create your own LEGO masterpiece! We provide the bricks, you provide the creativity. Please leave your own LEGO bricks at home.

Movement Storytime

Tuesdays 10:30 am

Stacy Paull reading a book for Movement Storytime

Movement storytime incorporates movement, singing and stories to engage children in unique ways that promote learning new words and concepts. Siblings are always welcome.

Family Storytime

Fridays 10:00 & 10:45 am

A family enjoying Family Storytime

Join us for stories, songs, bubbles, and fun while exploring new books as well as old favorites.

There are two sessions each Friday and space is limited to 25 people at each session.

Pajama Storytime

2nd Thursday of the Month

Diana Farnsworth in pajamas with a stack of children's books.

Drop into this cozy storytime in your favorite pajamas for multiple stories with our librarian. We’ll read our favorite picture books, recommend some more, and have time for a song or two as well.

Homework Help

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Gale in Context: Elementary

Introduce elementary students to database searching with resources featuring age-appropriate, curriculum-related content. 

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NoveList K-8 Plus

Loved Harry Potter and are wondering what to read next?!  Try Novelist. NoveList K-8 Plus is a trusted source of read-alike recommendations specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. Parents, teachers, and librarians can also find tools to teach with books and engage young readers.

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hoopla is the leading all-in-one digital library app, with more than 1,000,000 titles—from best-selling novels, chart topping albums, and blockbuster movies to niche, hard-to find content, hoopla has something for everyone. Read, listen, and watch 24/7 without ads or late fees, for free with your Library card! 

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Washington Anytime Library for Kids

Kid friendly version of Overdrive. Browse and download a collection of thousands of children's titles for your Kindle, Nook, iPad or other eReader devices. 14-digit library card and PIN number are required.

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More Children's Resources

From online storytimes to coding practice to virtual tours of zoos and museums, we've compiled digital resources to keep you learning, growing, and discovering. 



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Student ID Library Accounts for ASD Students

ASD Students are all members of the Anacortes Public Library
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Your student ID #/Card is your Library account. Scan your ID card to checkout books, or just use the number to checkout public library books. Login to apps like HOOPLA and Libby to checkout digital books with your 6 digit ID #, do not include the first 0. Your pin is set by default to the last four digits of your ID. It's that easy.