Welcome to the Children and Teen Website
Amy Knight - Head of Children and Teen Services
Carly Kuric - Assistant Children and Teen Services
May Lit Locker
When Gnomes Attack!
The Perry County Public Library is happy to announce that Lit Locker has returned for
7th grade to students up to 20 years old.
Fill out this form to request your
no-cost subscription box.
You will be emailed when boxes are ready for pickup and you will be given 5 business days to pickup at our Tell City or Cannelton location. There will be no holds on boxes and all boxes not picked up within the 5 day window will be given to the next person in line.
Due to popular demand, we will only be able to give 1 subscription box per household. Please list all names of Young Adults using the box. They would share the books
but we will include a set of crafts and fun items for each person signed up.
If you have any questions or to cancel your box please email firstname.lastname@example.org
with the subject line "Lit Locker".
Discovery Time In A Bag
Discovery Time in a Bag is a new program available for checkout that allows families to continue to enjoy Discovery Time from the comfort of their homes. The only items that need to be returned to the library are the books, bag, and basic craft supplies (scissors, crayon, etc.).
There will be 12 bags available.
Everything you would receive at an in-person
Discovery Time is available to you in the bag.
The bag comes with stick puppets for songs or rhymes,
three-four books, and 2 STEAM activities.
(STEAM = Science Technology Engineering Arts Mathematics)
Bag themes are:
Birds, Trees, Bugs, Animals, Flowers, At the Beach,
Under the Sea, At the Pond, and In the Jungle, In the Mountains, In the Savanna, Volcanoes
Check out your bag today!
100 Books Before Graduation
On behalf of Perry County Public Library, we invite you to participate in this free challenge which encourages you to read 100 books before your high school graduation.
The concept is simple, read a book (any book), and the goal is to have read 100 books (yes you can repeat books) before you graduate high school.
For more information check out our flier and instructions on how to keep track of your books.
If you have a little one who has not started Kindergarten yet our
challenge is for them!
This challenge provides an innovative,
yet fun approach to establishing strong early literacy skills.
You can find this challenge on our
Beanstack Tracker app just search
Perry County Library or our website perrycountylibrary.beanstack.org.
If you have any questions about
Beanstack or 1,000 Books
please don't hesitate to reach out to us.
We are pleased to announce World Book Online
From pre-K to high school and beyond, we have databases for every learner at every level.
Welcome to Kanopy Kids!
Stream movies, TV series, Classic Tales, STEM, Languages, and just plain "for fun" movies for older and younger kids!
Kanopy Kids is now home to
We're proud to bring the iconic children's series to your community. Currently celebrating its 50th anniversary, Sesame Street is recognized for aiding early literacy through engaging children in educational content at a young age.
Sign up today using your library card and get ready to set back and enjoy.
DOGOnews has fun articles for kids on current events, science, sports, and more! There are lots of stories, pictures, videos, quizzes, vocab games and you can listen to the stories in either English or Spanish.