Young Readers

Story Time for Preschoolers & Preschool Resources

Ms. Karen and Ms. Heidi provide energetic and interactive story times for babies through preschoolers. These programs are designed with the specific age group in mind and are a perfect introduction to structured learning. They include stories, rhymes, songs, and games.


STEAM Story Time | 2nd Friday, September - May | 10-10:30 AM | Library Kids Area

A hands on story time that introduces young children to early concepts of science, technology, engineering, arts & math. For ages 3-5 only. No registration is required.

Story Time Presenters Karen Jolley and Heidi Chupp

Story Time Presenters

1000 Books before Kindergarten

We invite families with children from birth to ages 5 years to join the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program, a fun, free way to provide essential early literacy skills, mark milestones in reading and prepare for kindergarten. Register in the library to receive your starter packet.

Story Time 
Hours of Adventure
Baby Story Time 
Tuesdays | 10:00 AM
Ages 6 weeks to 1 Year

Toddler Story Time
Wednesdays | 10:00 AM
Ages 1 Year to 2 Years

Musical Story Time Adventures
Tuesdays and Wednesdays 
10:45 AM | Ages 2-5 years

Preschool Open Play
Tuesdays and Wednesdays
11:15 AM | Ages 2-5 Years


Digital Learning for Kids in School

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LIVE ONLINE TURTORING. Now available for students of all ages, live online tutoring with Brainfuse. Use your Southlake library card to login and set up your own user ID and password. Access live tutors, a writing lab, a language lab for Spanish or French and so much more.

BookFlix Opens in new windowPaired fiction and nonfiction books for PreK - 3rd grade available online. Animated storybooks introduce the delights of reading and create a springboard for deeper nonfiction reading. Use your library card number to login. Explore BookFLIX - Kids eBooks, videos and more. Login using your Southlake Library card number.

worldbookonline Opens in new windowWorld Book offers a wonderful world of online learning for your preschooler and elementary age student. Email us for the login information.