Elkins-Randolph County Public Library

Interactive Story Time with Stella and Mary Poppins! One Saturday each month you can join us for story, activity and snack!

Check Out A Book!

Favorite Quotes

Februrary:

READING is to the Mind, what EXERCISE is to the Body

Digital Kids

    Do your kids want to stay plugged in?  NO PROBLEM!


A Universe of Stories Awaits!  Summer Reading  is open to children of all ages, to encourage reading during the summer break.  We invite you to play a BINGO game with reading activities and stop in the library during regular hours to participate in Space crafts, music, stories, dance, coloring and fun projects that teach astrology, pop culture, history, aliens, rocket science, moon landings and more. The more you participate, the more you get entered for prizes!

NEW THIS YEAR:  High School Summer Reading Program activities!


NEW!

    Fun & Educational programming available!

This sweet little guy brought his own leaf to the first Stella's Story Hour, where they read Leaf Man by Lois Ehlert.

Use your library card to check out different books every week, or stop in and stay a while.  Our children's library corner has lots to choose from for your young reader.   


1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Summer Reading Program:  Universe of Stories!

This month Mary helps you learn some MAD Science! Enjoy and experiement with Mary and Stella, hear a story and talk about your favorite Mad Scientist. 

​#marchMADnessaththelibrary

WHEN:  Saturday,

March 16,  11 a.m. 

Read a book (any book) to your newborn, infant, and/or toddler. The goal is to have read 1,000 books (yes you can repeat books) before your precious one starts kindergarten. Does it sound hard? Not really if you think about it.    


  • A book is a gift you can open again and again. —Garrison Keillor
  • There is no such thing as a child who hates to read; there are only children who have not found the right book. —Frank Serafini
  • Children are made readers on the laps of their parents. —Emilie Buchwald
  • The greatest gift is a passion for reading. —Elizabeth Hardwick

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