Programs for Kids & FamiliesAll Programs A - Z
Our digital media learning programs are designed as a fun way for the community to learn how to use digital media to succeed at work, school, and life in general.
It’s never too early to share #SPLJOY! Nurture childhood development through our early learning programs.
For Schools and Teachers
We offer many services to Seattle-area daycares, elementary schools, and other community agencies serving kids and teens.
Global Reading Challenge
The Global Reading Challenge is a Battle of the Books program for 4th and 5th graders enrolled in Seattle Public Schools.
Free meals and snacks are available for kids and teens in need after school during the school year and all summer long at select branches.
Library Equal Access Program for Kids
Our events for kids are ADA accessible, and we can make accommodations with one week notice. We also sometimes offer ASL and Sensory Story Times.
Library Link is a collaboration between The Seattle Public Library and Seattle Public Schools to connect grade K-12 students with online resources and media.
LibraryLab is a place where science, technology, engineering and math are fun and interactive!
Make & Build
Come to your Library and learn how to program robots, create a mobile app, make crafts with electrical circuits and other fun projects.
My First Library Card
To celebrate children getting their first Library card, children age 0 - 6 will receive a special "My First Library Card" tote bag.
Programas en español para niños y familias
Organizamos decenas de eventos gratuitos en español o bilingües para niños cada mes.
Our story times are active learning opportunities where kids of all ages enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with our children's librarian.