Welcome to the Children and Teen Website

Amy Knight - Head of Children and Teen Services

e-mail:   aknight@tcpclibrary.org

Phone: 812-547-2661

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Carly Kuric -  Assistant Children and Teen Services

e-mail:   ckuric@tcpclibrary.org

Phone: 812-547-2661

Discovery Time on the Patio

Bring blankets to sit on and enjoy our 

Discovery Time on the Patio

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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 13 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)

Blue Bag (birth-2 years) themes are:

On A Picnic, In The Garden, On The River, All Aboard!, Get Active!

Red Bag (Preschool) themes are:

Gnomes, At The Bakery, Fun In The Sun, Train, Sports, River, Forest, At The Park

Check out your bag today!

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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.

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                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.

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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

Sesame Street!

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. 

Free entertainment!

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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.