Youth Services Department

Youth Services Area

Youth Services materials and services are located on the 2nd level of the library.

Materials and Services

For Youth ages Baby to Teen and Families—books, audiobooks, videos, music CDs, video games, magazines, learning games, and teacher boxes


Early learning area with toys and kits to promote STEM learning (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) and early literacy skills.

Programs and events

Summer Library Program Begins (All Ages) June 12 - July 31, 2017 Library Open Hours

Have fun reading this summer and record what you have read on reading records provided by the Library.  (Children who are read to may also count the time on their reading records.)  Then return your reading record to the Library anytime during open hours from June 12 - July 31.  Spin the wheel and choose a prize for each reading record you turn in.  Six reading records are available per child.  Completion of all six records qualifies you for the final grand prize drawing.  Special program and prize drawings for teens.

Events and Special Summer Programs all Summer Long!

Upcoming youth events include:
July 11th @ 11:00a Tail Waggin’ Tutors (Read to a dog.)

July 11th @ 12:00p Lunch Bunch for next fall’s grades 3 – 5

July 12th @ 10:00a Nature's Niche, Animal Rehabilitator, performs at the Prairie River Middle School auditorium

July 13th @ 11:00a Preschool Peanut Butter Picnic

July 13th @ 1:00p S'more Solar Fun

July 17th @ 9:30a-12:00p Lego Mondays

July 17th @ 9:45a Summer Movie Finale - Toy Story 3 (Rated G)

See Calendar for more event dates and times.

Online Resources


Growing Wisconsin Readers Growing Wisconsin ReadersLincoln County Parenting Support NetworkParent Support Network