Baby, Toddler, & Preschoolers

Early Childhood Library Programs

Programs and resources available at the Barberton Public Library for children ages birth - 5 years old.

Family Storytime

Mondays, 6:00 p.m.

June 10 - July 22, 2024

All ages are welcome

Children's Activity Room


Discovery Storytime 

Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.

June 11 - July 23, 2024

Ages 3 – 5 years old 

Spillette Meeting Room


Wee Ones Storytime 

Thursdays, 10:30 – 11:00 a.m. 

June 13 - July 25, 2024

Ages birth – 2 years old 

Children’s Activity Room


Our storytimes are inclusive and welcoming to children of all abilities.  Families are encouraged to attend the storytime that best meets their child's needs.

Please contact the Children's Department with any questions: or 330-745-1194, extension 1423 or 1424.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten - Information about how our 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program works and how to sign up.

16 for Success Book List - The path to success begin before the first day of kindergarten!  Visit the library to find the books on this list to help your child learn the 16 skills identified to increase kindergarten readiness.

Barberton City Schools 2023-24 Online Enrollment Guide

Barberton City Schools Registration Link

Early Literacy Resources - Resources to help your child become a lifelong reader and be ready for kindergarten.

Dolly Parton's Imagination Library of Ohio mails kids one free book each month until their fifth birthday.  Any child in Ohio between birth and age five can enroll.

Day By Day Ohio Family Literacy Calendar is a perpetual calendar featuring songs, activities, book suggestions, and videos that support early literacy skills and help young children get ready for school.