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Summer Reading has begun! Sign up now.

Put on your fanny pack, lace up your hiking boots, and grab some trail mix and marshmallows, because everyone is invited to Camp LFPL this summer! Visit LFPL.org/SummerReading for more information.

Also, visit our 2021 Book Sites page for more information about our book giveaways to kids for the Summer Reading Program.

 



Adventures in Summer Reading

Adventures in Summer Reading

Join Gorp for a new adventure each week as he uses his Cultural Pass and Summer Reading Passes to explore fun places around Louisville and meet new friends.

Watch now on the Library’s YouTube and Facebook channels.

 



Hoopla Kids

LFPL is now offering hoopla

Hoopla provides free access to streaming kid's movies, popular music, audiobooks, and more – with no wait! All of this content is available to patrons online at hoopladigital.com and via the hoopla app. To get started:

  • Visit https://www.hoopladigital.com/
  • Click on Get Started Today and complete the form.
  • Next, choose Louisville Free Public Library
  • Enter a valid Library Card number and PIN/password.
  • Once taken to the site, click on KIDS besides the search box to start enjoying the content.
hoopla replaced Kanopy as our streaming video provider on July 1.

 



TeleTales

TeleTales

Now you can listen to stories read by your favorite librarians right from your phone, 24/7—no internet required. LFPL’s TeleTales provides children and families a selection of recorded stories, poems, jokes, and more, on-demand wherever they are—at the store, stuck in the car, or relaxing at home. New content is added weekly, so call often.

Call TeleTales today: 502-916-9909

 



Virtual Storytime


Interactive Bookshelves

Virtual Bookshelf icon View our Interactive Bookshelves to find activities, fun videos, links to additional content and recommended reading lists put together by our children's staff.

Find your favorite book characters at the Library in this Scavenger Hunt

Missed a storytime or a S.T.E.A.M club? You can catch all of our Storytimes and our S.T.E.A.M Club on YouTube.

 


Book Bundles for Kids

Parents can request Book Bundles, which are a collection of 10 books that you can check out for your family. Each bundle will be checked out to your library card for 21 days. Book Bundles will include a variety of age appropriate books for your child.

Book Bundles for parents




Check out eBooks and comics for kids


Our digital library is full of eBooks, audiobooks, and eComics for kids to enjoy! We have picture books, early readers, comics, chapter books, activity books, and read-aloud video titles. We regularly add new titles for kids to make it easy to find something great for your child to read or listen to.

TumbleBooks



 

1000 Books Before Kindergarten challenge

What is the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge? - click here.

 

Last Updated: 8/3/21