Digital for Kids
Databases for Early Literacy
Scholastic BookFLIX animates popular picture books as cartoons, and pairs them with recommendations for nonfiction ebooks. Access with your library card number.
Browse books by genre, search by appeal factors, and find read-alikes of your favorite titles, authors, and series. Access with your library card number.
Digital Media for Kids
Find great eBooks for kids for their reading level. This is for Kids only, no Adult eBooks included.
Requires a library card in good standing and an internet connection.
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Hoopla is a groundbreaking digital media service that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows!
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Wee Ones Laptime
Fridays from 10:30 – 11:00 AM.
Stories, songs, and rhymes for caregivers and children from birth to about 2 years old. No registration.
a new look at Toddler Storytime
Wednesdays from 10:30 – 11:30 AM.
Motion, stories, songs, and a craft for caregivers and children about 2 years old. No registration.
a new look at Preschool Storytime
Wednesdays from 1:30 – 2:30 PM
Thursday 12/27 from 10:30-11:30 AM.
Learning activities, stories, songs, and a craft for children about 3-5 years old. No registration.
Parent/Child Book Group
A book discussion for young readers and their parents/guardians. We meet on a Tuesday evening at 7:30 PM each month. Books are available at the front desk.
On Tuesday February 26th 2019, from 7:30-8:30 PM, we will discuss All Summer Long by Hope Larson.
More For Kids!
For students in K through 5th grade. Receive a free book for every five books completed.
Sign up at the Children’s Desk!
The Library has teen volunteers who can meet one-on-one with your child for reading help.
Contact director for more info.
1000 Books Before Kindergaten
The Westwood Library is a participating library in BCCLS’ 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program. Does it sound hard? If you read just one book a night, you will have read 365 books a year, 730 books in 2 years, and 1,095 books in 3 years. Plenty of time! You can even read a book more than once! Reach 1000 book and receive an invite to an annual BCCLS-wide party. Get reading logs at the Library to keep track of your progress. Click here for additional log sheets, or download the app on your IOS or Android device.
Need suggestions? Here’s a list of wonderful picture books.