Join us for a Creepy Crawly Halloween Extravaganza!

Creepy Crawly Extravaganza

Main Library, Saturday, October 27, 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Don't let the creepy crawlies keep you away from this Halloween party! Come join the fun with hands-on activity stations, a special guest appearance by Sid the Science Kid courtesy of KET, big bugs courtesy of Idlewild Butterfly Farm, and a dance party with Evan & Vanessa! Don't forget to wear your costumes! Each child attending will receive a free book!

This program is funded by the Jefferson County Community Early Childhood Council and is suggested for preschool-age children and their families.



storytimes at the library

The Library has storytimes for a variety of ages at all 18 branches featuring stories, activities, crafts, songs, dancing, and more! Check out our full schedule of storytimes and plan your next adventure today! logo for Libraries is an exciting new online educational resource - designed for children ages 2 to 7 - that offers more than 3,000 fun learning activities including online books, interactive learning programs, games, puzzles, songs, art activities, and more.  Access to this service is available free at all 18 library locations by clicking here.


LFPL's 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge wins award

Big congrats to our Children’s Librarians and others who have been involved in making the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge a success! At the Summit on Government Performance and Innovation on February 12, LFPL won the Breakthrough Guru Team Award for the program.


What is the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge? - click here.



"Read it Down"

Are overdue fines keeping you from visiting the Library? The Library's new Read It Down program allows children and teens to reduce library fines just by reading. Participants read or listen to books of their choosing in the library. The more you read, the less you owe. It's that simple! Visit any branch of the Louisville Free Public Library today and Read It Down!

Have questions about the Read it Down program? Call 574-1620.

Last Updated: 10/11/18