The Youth Services Department is committed to serving the community as a family literacy center. Our fiction and non-fiction book collections include selections for all levels of reading skills. Our Parent Collection incorporates family issue and parental interest materials. The Youth Services Department offers family-friendly audio books, magazines, music, and DVDs as well as access to computers for homework and educational game use.
We also offer a wide variety of dynamic, educational programs that are designed to encourage children’s creativity and enhance their love of reading.
Our friendly and knowledgeable Children’s Department staff is eager to assist you with your informational needs. Don’t know what to read? Our experienced staff will recommend quality authors and literature for your enjoyment. Come visit today!
Turn over a new leaf this school year by joining one of our many book groups! Book discussion groups are held for children in grades 2-12 and begin this September. Pick up your book and reserve your spot today for one of these exciting programs! Tasty Tales & Treats For children in grade 2 A […]read more...
This year’s summer reading program is in full swing here at the library. Kids are coming in every day to report on books, pick out prizes, attend programs- and sometimes do all three! In the last few weeks, we’ve made terrariums… …held snakes with nature Nick… …painted some awesome garden gnomes… and so much more! […]read more...
The following books have been assigned to students in the Cold Spring Harbor Junior/Senior High School for summer reading: Incoming 7th Grade (English & Social Studies) Fever 1793 by Laurie Halse Anderson Incoming 8th Grade (English & Social Studies) Lions of Little Rock by Kristin Levine Incoming 9th Grade (English & Social Studies) Marathon by […]read more...
Here at the Cold Spring Harbor Library, we are so excited for the upcoming Summer Reading Club. The theme this year is Dig into Reading @ Your Library, and we have lots of fun activities coming up on our schedule! Register today for July programs including Create Your Own Herb Garden for grades K-6, Finger […]read more...
Looking for a gift for Dad or Grandpa? Come down to the library and make your someone special an extra special handmade gift! There’s a program for every age range. Registration is required, so reserve your spot today! Call, stop by, or sign up online for one of these exciting programs. Father’s Day Coasters Tuesday, […]read more...