Children's Department

"Shake, Rattle & Read" - for babies and toddlers, ages birth - 2, to enjoy with their caregivers!  Stories, songs, puppets, playtime and much more! Pre-K siblings are welcome to share in the fun!  Please call the library to sign-up!  815-538-5142
"Read Aloud Crowd" - for children ages 3yrs. - Kindergarten!  45 minutes of stories, crafts, songs, and activities.  This program is an excellent way to introduce your child to the library! Sign-up is not necessary for Read Aloud Crowd. Feel free to drop in!

"LEGO" Club for children in grades 1 - 4.  After school snack and creative fun!  Sign-up IS necessary.  Space is limited! 815-538-5142

"Tween" Program for children in grades 5 - 8.  Lots of fun and creativity!  Please sign-up for this very popular program!  815-538-5142

FUNFAMILYTIME! - for the whole family to enjoy together! Guaranteed to be packed with fun activities for all ages! Sign-up is necessary.  Space is limited!

Sign-up is necessary for all special programs!

A library card is not necessary to attend these programs!

Watch the Mendota Reporter and this website for more, new exciting activities for the children!

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