Children's Programs and Events

Our programs have gone virtual! Below you will find a list of our programs and events for children for the fall of 2020.

Family Events

Family Trivia

First Monday of October, November & December
6 PM

Grab the whole family and test your knowledge at Family Trivia Night on Zoom! 

Registration is required and can be done on our calendar. You will receive the link to join the event before the meeting. 

Family Craft Event

3rd Thursday of Every Month Starting in September
6 PM

Pick up one of our Family Craft Kits from the library and complete the activity as a family. Join us on Zoom to talk about the activity, show off your final project(s), and see how other families interpreted the craft.

Registration for the Zoom event is required to obtain a craft kit. Register on our calendar. You will receive the link to join the event before the meeting.

Special Events

Polar Express Storytime

Tuesday, December 1
6 PM

Join us for a virtual Polar Express Party! 

Starting on November 9, Polar Express Bags will be available for request. These will contain activities related to our Polar Express storytime, which will occur on YouTube on Tuesday, December 1 at 6 pm. 

Polar Express Activity Bags

Polar Express Activity Bags are now available!

Request for your child(ren) with our online form. Activity Bags correspond to our virtual Polar Express Storytime.

Fiction Writing Contest

Submissions due January 10, 2021

Unleash your creativity and take part in our writing contest! Individuals who live in or attend school in Freeborn County, or have a non-resident Albert Lea Public Library card are eligible to enter. Click for full details