Children's Department

Public Library

Opening Your Window to the World
983 Main Street
Grafton, OH  44044
FAX:  440-926-3000

Library Hours
Monday - Thursday 9:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Friday & Saturday 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
(Labor Day - Memorial Day)

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The LitWits Society - NEW
Thursdays from 4 - 5 p.m.; 9/27, 10/25, 11/29,
The LitWit Society is a 1st - 3rd grade book club that will meet the last Thursday of each month.  Join us for good books and exciting activities as we read our way through a fall expedition!  Society
members will have a fun reading experience and enjoy completing expedition challenges along the way  Registration required.

The Name of this Book Club is a Secret - NEW
Thursdays from 4 - 5 p.m.; 9/13, 10/18, 11/8
Dear 4th and 5th graders,
My special spy equipment has been misplaced around the Library and I need young detectives to help me find my gear. Meet me (Note: Names have been changed to protect identities) at the Grafton-Midview Public Library the second Thursday of each month to solve clues and sink your teeth into great mysteries.  Ask for Agent Jolly Holliday at the Library to register.
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Mother Goose
Wednesdays @ 10 a.m. starting 9/19 through 11/14
Mother Goose is a short, lively participation class for babies (birth - 2 years) and their caregivers.  Puppets, books, songs, and movement make baby’s first group debut one that provides an early foundation for the lifelong enjoyment of books and the Library.

Toddler Time
Mondays @ 6:30 p.m. starting 9/17 through 11/26
Tuesdays @ 10 a.m. starting 9/18 through 11/27

Hey parents and caregivers! Want to enjoy stories, songs, and crafts with your toddler? Come to the Grafton-Midview Public Library Tuesday mornings at 10:00 for Toddler Time! Miss Katie welcomes your toddler to the Library to discover the world of books. Toddler Time is sure to be a special time to share with your child. Don't miss out on the fun! Register by calling 440.926.3317 or email!

Story Time
Mondays @ 1:30 p.m. starting 9/17 through 11/26
Tuesdays @ 6:30 p.m. starting 9/18 through 11/27
Story time is designed for children from  4 - 6 years old to enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and play at the Library.  Each week, children will experience great books and engage in fun, educational activities that nurture the skills necessary for learning how to read.  Parents are invited to attend, but not required.


















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