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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 13 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, and crafts.

Join us for any of our

Kids' Programs at the Library!

We offer a variety of programs for all ages throughout the month. We hope you join us for fun at YOUR library!

Weekly on Wednesdays 10:30am - 11:30am & 3:30m - 4:30pm

Story Time

Kids! Join us for Story Time at the Library! We'll have fun listening to stories, doing crafts, and activities, and enjoying a yummy snack, too!

1st and 3rd THURSDAYS          4:30pm - 5:30pm

Lego Club - NEW DAY!

*"Everything is Awesome!" when you're having fun at Lego Club! Join us for building challenges, games, and free play! All Legos are supplied and all ages are invited to join the fun! We'll have Duplo Legos for the younger kids to play with, too!

Weekly on Fridays 4:30pm - 7:30pm

Game On! @ the Library

All ages are invited to join us to get their "Game on!" with a variety of card, video, and board games! Come play Pokemon, Magic, Roblox, Candyland, and more! Click for more details.

**Note - Ages 13 years old and younger, MUST be accompanied by a parent/legal guardian or responsible childcare provider aged 19 years old or older.

Monthly 1st Saturday 2pm - 3pm

NEW! Tween Art Club

Tweens, ages 9-13! Join us in the Bay Meeting Room for a fun art club to paint, draw, and be creative with friends!

2nd & 4th Saturdays 2pm - 3pm

Science Squad Saturdays - NEW DAYS!

Kids! Join Ms. Stephanie for science fun at the Library! Conduct experiments and discover the different sciences from astronomy to zoology!

Join us for any of our

Special Events at the Library!

We offer several special events at the Library throughout the year. Make sure to stay tuned for more details on upcoming happenings at YOUR library.

March 26th - 30th, 2024                       2pm

Spring Break 2024

Spring Break is almost here and we have fun FREE programs planned for you all to enjoy! Check out the link for details!

Friday, March 29th, 2024                     2pm - 7 years old & younger             3pm - 8 - 12 years old

Library's Egg Hunt

Join us at the Library for our annual hunt for prize filled eggs, golden eggs, and more!

Tuesdays, June 4th - July 2nd 2024 1pm - 3pm

Adventure Through Time Summer Reading Program

Join us this summer to time travel through different exciting times in history each week  from the prehistoric era to the Wild West and more!

December 2024

Kids' Christmas Party

Join us for a special visit from Santa Claus as well as lots of fun and games during our Annual Kids' Holiday Party!

Need homework help or tutoring for a class?

Homework Help & Tutoring Resources

The below websites are popular resources for FREE homework help, tutoring, and research databases available to our patrons. For a full list of FREE online resources for children, please click here to visit the Resources for Children page.

Homework Help - Live Tutors - Paper Review

Homework Alabama

Homework Alabama offers FREE online tutoring, academic resources, and paper reviews from Tutor.com for Alabama students from kindergarten through college and beyond. Tutors are available 10am - 11pm, seven days per week.

Research - Magazines - Newspapers - Journals

Alabama Virtual Library

AVL provides ad-free, safe, and reliable information from databases for all Alabama residents 24/7 free of charge. It is primarily a group of online databases that have magazine, journal, and newspaper articles for research.

Online Learning - Tutorials - Practice Tests

Learning Express Library

LearningExpress is an online learning platform that offers practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, and e-books covering all grade levels and subjects. It has resources for K-12 and college students to help improve math, reading, science, logic, writing, grammar, spelling, vocabulary, and public speaking skills.


Online Learning - K-3 Students- Games/Activities - E-books: Graphic Novels, Fiction, Non-Fiction


PebbleGo Animals & Science provides K-3 students with access to interactive articles on animals and science. PebbleGo Animals & Science content includes - text appropriate for K-3 readers; 505 animal articles; 263 science articles; read aloud technology; and 508 Compliant and WCAG 2.1 AA rated for accessibility. Additionally, there are e-books such as graphic novels, fiction, non-fiction, and e-books in Spanish.