Children's Programs


 The Children's Department of Huntsville Public Library strives to provide educational, culturally-enriching, and entertaining materials and activities for children of all ages. Please view the list of our current programs for children, as well as other related information. 

Health Fair

Health Fair with Multicultural Health Class Dr. Rasheda Sultana’s Multicultural Health class will be presenting families and kids with important health information in a fun and accessible way at Huntsville Public Library. Come have fun, play games, and learn about health! This event will take place April 19 and 26 at 3:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.  For more information, please contact Children’s Coordinator Linda Huff at 936-291- 5910. 

Health Fair For kids

Kids’ Club

Come to Huntsville Public Library and play with us! We’ll have lots of activities for you to engage with, including Legos, grown-up coloring books, karaoke, and craft stations. This program will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 4 in the Rex Children’s Room. This program is suggested for ages 5-12. For more information, please contact Children’s Coordinator Linda Huff at 936-291-5910. 

Kids club April 2023

Family Music and Movement

Shake, rattle, and roll at Huntsville Public Library! All children and their grown-ups are invited to participate in fun musical activities and movement in the Rex Children’s Room. This program is suitable for all ages and will be held Tuesdays at 3:30-4:00 p.m. on April 4 and 18. For more information, please contact Linda Huff at 936-291-5910.

Family Music and Movement -April

Story Time

Come to Story Time, a fun early literacy program for kids six and under at Huntsville Public Library.  Join us for interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts.  The early literacy practices featured each week help build a foundation for the lifelong love of reading and learning.  For parents and caregivers, Story Time offers an opportunity to experience early literacy strategies in action, discover great books and resources for home use, and socialize with other parents afterward. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday sessions all share a theme with something new and exciting each week.  Sign-up is not required.  Story Time is held Wednesdays and Fridays at 10:45 a.m. in the Staggs Community Room. March dates are March 1, 3, 6, 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, 24, 29, and 31. For more information, please contact Linda Huff at 936-291-5910. 

Story time - March 2023

Mother Goose Lapsit 

Bubbles, rhymes, and books--oh my! You won’t want to miss Mother Goose Lapsit at Huntsville Public Library. This program is a story time designed for children two years or under. Enjoy this early literacy initiative at 10:45 a.m. Mondays in the Rex Children’s Room. Sign-up is not required. April dates are April 3, 10, 17, and 24. For more information, please contact Children’s Coordinator Linda Huff at 936-291-5910. 

Mother Goose Lapsit (3)

Spring Break in the Library

Look at the fantastic time our community had in the Library during Spring Break!  Kids and adults alike enjoyed our spectacular Carnival of Books. Events included a very talented Juggler, a leprechaun hosting a fish cup game, oodles of popcorn, races, crafts, a photo booth, ring toss, and face painting. What a great week of learning and fun! 

Over fifty kids showed up for the Pokemon scavenger hunt. Price were awarded for five lucky winners.