Children

The Library is open Mon - Fri 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. CLOSED Sat & Sun

CURBSIDE PICK-UP service continues Mon - Fri from 11 a.m.- 5 p.m. 

Find more information about changes to our services visit our FAQs page.

For up-to-date and accurate information on Coronavirus (COVID-19), please visit our Health & Medicine page.

Children’s Programs Go Virtual

During this time, all of our Children’s programs have gone virtual.  Check out our Facebook page, Instagram and Twitter pages for schedules and head to our YouTube Channel for programs.


Children's Digital Resources

We have a variety of digital resources and information available for parents and kids alike!

  • For fun and interactive learning resources for children pre-K through middle school, check out our Learning Resources page. 
  • Want to learn how to code or looking for a great STEM activity? Take a peek at our STEM Resources page!
  • More interested in taking a virtual tour of the Louvre or exploring local history? Head over to our Arts and Cultural Resources page.
  • Embarking on a research project? Utilize several free, kid-friendly search engines on our Research Databases page


For parents looking to support their children in homeschooling or digital learning, take a look at our Homeschooling and At-Home Learning page for guidance, tips, and tricks to get started homeschooling or support your child in a virtual classroom.


Visit our Virtual Story Tower!

Do you miss hanging out in our Story Tower?  Here's your chance to visit it virtually! Click on the images for links to fun games, videos, songs and other learning activities.  Stop by each month for new adventures.


Adventures in Story Time


Adventures in Story Time Craft





Adventures in Story Time

Stories, songs and craft activity

Tuesdays 10:30 am

Billings Public Library YouTube Channel

In this new edition of Story Time, your child will enjoy books, songs, and a craft designed around a theme.  Each weekly video is a chance to practice reading readiness skills like listening during stories, letter awareness and predicting.

Supplies for the craft featured in the video are available for pickup through curbside or by stopping by the Children’s desk. Supplies are limited and available on a first-come first-serve basis. Themes in September include: Welcome to the Library, School, Germs, Leaves and Apples

Books and Babies

Stories and Rhymes

Thursdays 3pm

Billings Public Library You Tube Channel

This weekly video series will include stories, rhymes, and finger plays intended to foster a love of reading at an early age and build important early literacy skills.  

Books and Babies Virtual

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Do you have a child not yet in kindergarten? Sign up today and foster a love of reading at an early age. Infants, toddlers, and preschoolers are all encouraged to participate. 

One book a day = 1000 books before kindergarten!

 Register Here

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