Check the event calendar frequently for special events.


Dr. Seuss' Birthday Party

Wednesday, March 1st 6:00pm

Join us for stories, cupcakes, and a free book for each child who attends! (If you've ever wanted to visit a Truffula Tree forest, you will NOT want to miss this!)







Pokémon Club

January 25th

February 22nd

March 22nd

April 26th

May 24th


Are you a master trainer… or a beginner? All Pokémon fans are invited to Pokémon Club at the Coos Bay Public Library.

Bring your cards to trade and battle. Don’t have cards? No  worries! Borrow a library deck, and learn how to earn your own cards.

Additional games and activities will also be available. Pokémon Club is for students grades 3-8.









New for Beginning Readers


We are so excited to introduce Ready Reader Packs! These backpacks are loaded with games, activities, and fantastic early readers for children working on foundational reading skills. If you have a beginning reader in your home, you need to check these out! Place a hold on a Ready Reader Pack now.





Babies and Toddlers

Toddler Time: Mondays @ 10:30

Playtime for children ages 0-3 and their parents/caregivers. Come, meet, and play!

Mother Goose on the Loose: Wednesdays @ 9:30

Find MGOL songs and rhymes here.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten: A self-paced reading program designed to encourage you to read to your baby or toddler. As simple as it seems, reading to your child is the best way to give him or her a strong foundation for literacy and learning. Register at the library and we will help you track your progress. Tips for reading to your baby can be found here.



Storytime: Wednesdays @ 10:30


Elementary Students                                      

LEGO Club: 1st Tuesdays @ 3:30

Furry Friends Book Club: 3rd Tuesdays @ 3:30

Fizz-ics Friday: 3rd Fridays @ 3:30



Remember, older or younger siblings are always welcome at any program. For more information about any of these programs, contact the library at 541-269-1101.




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A full list of available resources can be found here.

Video Tutorials:

National Geographic Kids

Kids InfoBits

Research in Context