The Children’s area is located on the first floor and has many fun things to do and to check-out. The Girard Public Library offers Children books, magazines, and audio books. The area includes computers, an AWE computer – early literacy station, building block room, play area, and table space.
Visit “Check Out Policies” and “Late Policies” on our Services Page for full check-out guidelines.
ABCmouse.com now available FREE at Girard Public Library
ABCmouse.com: With 5,000+ interactive books, educational games, puzzles, and other learning activities, ABCmouse.com’s award-winning online curriculum is an invaluable resource for young learners (ages 2-7+). From Age of Learning, Inc.
Log in to http://bedtimemath.org/ or you can download the app for iPhone and Android to get daily math riddles. Make math fun for kids.
Visit our Online Card Catalog – through the link at the top of the page. Click on the Capstone Interactive icon to find interactive children’s books to view online. https://girard.goalexandria.com/researcher#_
Join us for Community Craft Night on Monday, November 13th at 5:30 pm! Get creative! Make a turkey out of an old book! Supplies provided.
Stop by Girard Public Library for some tasty smples as we celebrate Crock-tober! We will be having crock-pot recipes available to sample throughout the day on Wednesdays in October.
Join us at Girard Public Library for a Children's Movie Afternoon! Enjoy a movie and some popcorn! Library staff plan to have 2 movies available. Those that attend will vote for the movie they would like to watch.
Building Strong Readers is the story time program for Girard Public Library.
Sessions are offered for Ages 0-5 on Wednesday mornings at 10:00 am and for Ages 5-11 at 2:30 pm on Wednesday afternoons. Join us for stories, crafts, and activities.
Join us for some Halloween fun at Girard Public Library! We are hosting a Halloween Party for Ages 5-11 on Wednesday, October 25th at 2:30 pm. Sign up is required and begins on Monday, October 2nd. Space is limited to the first 30 children.
Join us for Lego Building fun at Girard Public Library! Activities will be offered by library staff as well as free build time!
Join us for a fun night of painting! Show off your creative side! $20 for 16x20 canvas per person Registration is encouraged to hold a spot for you. Please call 724-4317 or stop by the library to sign up. Walk-ins may be allowed if space is available.
Open to Homeschool Families! All ages welcome - if children are under 7 years of age, a parent/caregiver will need to be present during the program. A variety of games will be offered each week! Join in on Fridays from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm!
To schedule a time to visit our library or for us to visit you, please call April in the Children’s Library.
Parents As Teachers is a free, voluntary program designed to provide practical, timely information to families.
Story time is scheduled throughout the year for children ages 0-11.
Girard Public Library
128 W. Prairie Ave.
Girard, Kansas 66743
► Library Hours
Mondays - 9:30am - 7pm (Sept - May)
Mondays - 9:30am - 6pm (June - August)
Tuesdays - Thursdays - 9:30am - 6pm
Fridays - 9:30am - 5pm
Saturdays - 9:00am - 2:30pm