Programs and Events for Kids
1000 Books Before Kindergarten (newborn-pre-K)
A free and fun reading program to encourage you to read 1000 books to your child before they enter kindergarten. Sign up at the Children's Desk at the Orange Public Library & History Center or via our READsquared app. Visit the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten webpage for more information, including tips, crafts, and activities for learning fun at home and on the go!
Begins April 1
Celebrate Your Summer with the Library!
Looking for more ways to have fun this summer?
Visit our special Summer Reading Club event page to listen to stories, create crafts, make recipes, and join the Summer Reading Club. Have fun all summer long!
Flashy Fish Take & Make (ages 5-12)
Turn a boring egg carton piece into a beautiful fish!
Stop by the Orange Public Library & History Center’s Children’s Desk to pick up our Flashy Fish Take & Make between Monday, June 21 and Saturday, June 26, or at the El Modena Branch Library’s One-Desk, between Monday, June 21 and Friday, June 25.
While supplies last. Child must be present to pick up craft. Colors may vary.