Welcome to the Children's Library!
Children are our future. The Ozark Dale County Library, Inc. strives to nurture and empower all youth ages birth through 18 years by inspiring a love of reading; sparking curiosity and joy of discovery; and providing access to information, knowledge, and ideas. We support our children through creative play, storytelling, crafts, movie presentations, and book discussions.
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Lego & Hot Wheels Club
1st & 3rd Tuesdays at 4pm
"Everything is Awesome!" when you're having fun at Lego Club! Now, you can have even more fun with Hot Wheels, too! If you love to build and create with Legos or build amazing tracks for your Hot Wheels, then Lego & Hot Wheels Club is just for you!
1st & last Saturdays at 10:30am
**Cancelled March 28th**
Join us at the Library for lessons on a variety of art & drawing techniques from Miss Ally!
Popcorn & a Movie
Saturday, April 11th at 12:45pm
Movie begins at 1pm
Join us to watch a fun, family-friendly new movie release while enjoying freshly popped popcorn & ice cold drinks!
Running Time: 1 hour 35 minutes
Tired of living a solitary life in the Pacific Northwest, Mr Link, who is 8 feet tall and covered in fur, recruits fearless explorer Sir Lionel Frost to guide him on a journey to find his long-lost relatives in the fabled valley of Shangri-La. Along with adventurer Adelina Fortnight, the trio encounters their fair share of peril as they travel to the far reaches of the world. Through it all, they learn that sometimes one can find a family in the places one least expects.
Saturdays & Sundays at 1pm-4pm
**Cancelled until April 4th**
Pokémon players of all ages and skill levels are invited to join us in the Library’s West Wing to battle and trade with your friends in this exciting trading card game or video game!
Thursdays at 10:30am & 4:00pm
**Cancelled until April 9th**
Join us each at the Library for a themed Story Time that begins with an amazing book, a fun craft, and a yummy snack!
Tail Waggin' Tutors
3rd Thursdays at 10:30am & 4:00pm
**CANCELLED FOR MARCH**
Tail Waggin' Tutors allows reluctant readers to enjoy reading in a relaxed, judgement free, and "dog-friendly" atmosphere! Children pick out a book and pair up with a dog to read aloud to without the added stress or pressure of being judged!
Special Events & Contests
Youth T-Shirt Design Contest Shirts Are Now Available to Purchase!
Children's shirts are $10 for sizes small, medium, and large.
Adults' shirts are $15 for sizes small, medium, large, extra large, and extra extra large.
Cash and Checks Only - Checks can be made out to "Ozark Dale County Library".
All proceeds support the building of the new Library!
Special Events for Kids!
The Ozark Dale County Library welcomes all individuals ages 13 and older to volunteer their time at the Library! We are always in need of good workers to help out!!
The Library is in need of vibrant volunteers to help out during programs held throughout the year, including the annual Summer Reading Program. Jobs needed to be done include keeping the children quiet during the programs, helping with setup, assisting the children with crafts, participating in puppet songs, etc.
If you are interested, please print a Volunteer Application or visit the Library today to pick up an application.