Children's Services

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Children's Services offers materials and fantastic programs to children ages 14 and under.

Storytimes & Programs

See our Events calendar for upcoming dates and times.

If special accommodations are needed, please contact Darla Lager (507-444-2460) at least one week in advance. The library will arrange for the service.

Can't make it to the Library for storytime? Check out our YouTube Channel, including The Rain Hat told by Children's Librarian Darla Lager.


Find your favorite stories, authors, and books at the library. Are you curious? Try out a book in spanish. Books are cool, read more!

DVDs & Videos

Movies for kids! Search for an old favorite or find a new one.

Computers & Internet

Hey kids, you can type a paper or play with the best computer programs available for use at the library. Cruise the World Wide Web for information on school projects or just find some cool sites. Remember, 30 minute limit if other kids are waiting to get on. Ages 13 and under only.


Listen to The Well-Read Frog (MP3).

Kids' Clubs & Groups

Looking for a fun activity for your youth group? Children's Services offers tours or storytelling to any daycare center, school, or other youth group. To schedule a program ask a librarian.

TumbleBook Library

TumbleBooks are animated, talking picture books. TumbleBooks are created from existing picture books licensed from children's publishers and converted to the TumbleBook format. When using from outside of Owatonna Public Library (OPL), you may need to enter your library card number.