Programs for Kids


In celebration of Family Read Night, Morton Library will host "A Nutcracker Preview" presented by Cornerstone Academy on Thursday, November 20, at 6:00 p.m. at the library. Dancers involved with the performance will be in full costume and present dances from the Nutcracker Ballet. Visiting children are invited to wear their prince or princess costumes.
Join us at the library for this enchanting evening!
Parents please bring your own cameras to capture this special event.

Morton Public Library will host children’s recording artist Julie K. on
Friday, November 14 in celebration of Morton, Illinois Holidazzle.

There will be two Toddlertime sessions where Julie K will be performing songs from her new album, Happy Day!
Sessions will run from 9:30-10:00 a.m. and from 10:30-11:00 a.m.



Rhythm & Rhyme Story Time

October 28 through November 18, 2014 - Tuesdays 10:00-10:45 a.m.

-Story hours include stories, songs, finger-plays, instruments & fun!
-Excellent opportunity for children to meet new friends and gain independence
-Designed for preschoolers, ages 3-5
-Registration is required* Limited to 20 children.
-Visit or call the library at 309-263-2200 to register your child.

*Fall Registration begins on Tuesday, September 16, 2014*

*Once your child is registered, they are registered for all 4 weeks.

Toddlertime - Every Friday!
-Interactive learning experience between parent and child.
-Introduces parent and child to traditional and new children's literature, songs, fingerplays, & activities in a group setting.
-For pre-school children
-Drop in Friday for either our 9:30 a.m. session or 10:30 a.m. session
-No registration needed