Kids' Place

Programs & Events

The Livermore Public Library offers a number of regular programs and events for children. For program details, see the Children's Event Calendar.

Some of the programs offered on a regular basis are:

  • Summer Reading Game -- Beginning June 1st, the Summer Reading Game provides incentives for children to continue to read throughout the summer. English calendar of events. Calendario de Eventos en Español.
  • Storytime -- A variety of storytimes are offered throughout the year at the Civic Center and Rincon Branch Libraries for children of all ages.
  • Paws to Read -- Paws to Read, a program sponsored by the Livermore Public Library and the Valley Humane Society, is based on studies which show that reading with trained therapy dogs can improve a child’s self-esteem and confidence, as well as encourage a child to read more.  Series of these programs are offered at various times throughout the school year.
  • Homework Hangout -- Homework Hangout, located at the Rincon Branch Library, is a free after-school program where students come on a drop-in basis to receive assistance with their homework. Adult volunteers are in the room to answer questions and give assistance. The Homework Hangout also features computers to aid the students in writing their reports, a color printer available for printing pictures, and supplies the students may use in completing their homework.
Mon., September 22, 2014
10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM
  Toddler Storytime~#1
11:30 AM  -  12:00 PM
  Toddler Storytime~#2
7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM
  English/Spanish Family Storytime!
Wed., September 24, 2014
10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM
  Toddler Storytime
11:30 AM  -  12:00 PM
  Babies Storytime ~ Rincon
7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM
  Paws to Read Reserved Sessions @ Civic Center
Thu., September 25, 2014
10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM
  Family Storytime @ Springtown
Fri., September 26, 2014
10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM
  Storytime for Babies
10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM
  Bilingual Toddler Storytime
11:30 AM  -  12:00 PM
  Storytime for Preschoolers
11:30 AM  -  12:00 PM
  Storytime for Preschoolers
Mon., September 29, 2014
10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM
  Toddler Storytime~#1