Children's Events & Information

Children's Newsletter

Our monthly children’s e-newsletter provides information about children’s programs, new children’s books, and library news. You may read this month’s newsletter and sign up to receive the newsletter here

Book Clubs

Click here for information about our monthly book clubs: 

Book Buddies for kindergarteners through 2nd graders 

Bookworms for 2nd and 3rd graders 

Chapter Chatters for 3rd through 5th graders

Story Time and Tiny Tales

Storytime (for ages 3-5) and Tiny Tales (for ages 2 and younger) include stories, music, dance, crafts, and related activities for toddlers and preschoolers.   Click here for details. 

Additional Children's Events

See information about additional activities including Game Days, craft programs, March Madness book voting, and more here.

Library Cards

If you are at least four years old and live in our service area (and for adults, if you work full-time in Milan or own property in Milan), you may get a free library card at our library.  Our service area includes the city of Milan, Augusta Township, and the parts of Pittsfield Township and York Township that are in Milan Area Schools.

Kindergarten through 12th grade students who do not live in our service area, but are enrolled in Milan Area Schools may get a free student library card at our library.

You may also use your card from other MILibrary card participating libraries at our library. 

See here for everything you need to know about getting a library card. 

Book lists

We have a variety of book lists here: books by Guided Reading Levels, suggestions based on books you have liked, award winning books, and more.  


Tumblebook Library logo and link

Log into the Tumblebook Library to watch and read animated picture books, read or listen to chapter books, and explore puzzles and other activities related to the stories.  See details here

21-Day Read Aloud Challenge


 The Read Aloud National Campaign is issuing a 21-day Read Aloud challenge this month during National Reading Month.   See more here.

Michigan Activity Pass

Michigan Activity Pass logo

Check out free or reduced admission passes to Michigan state parks, campgrounds, museums, trails, arts & cultural destinations, and more.  See the MAP website here for more information and to check out passes.