The Children's Library
With the concern of the coronavirus (covid-19) the Hemet Public Library is Closed, all public events, classes, and programs. It is our dedication to the health and welfare of our patrons that this becomes necessary.
Storytime @ Home
**Check out the Library’s Facebook page for new storytime videos!**
Storytime activity sheets:
Free e-books are available with your Hemet Public Library card!
Also, find free stories online:
*read-aloud stories courtesy of S.A.G. Book Pals: www.storylineonline.com
*Brightly storytimes: https://www.readbrightly.com/topics/brightly-storytime/
*LA Public Library’s online storytime YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLG8x2nCveCYiXwtwSBeuMDg6ls6sc-bNJ
*Goodnight with Dolly -- Dolly Parton reads bedtime stories: https://imaginationlibrary.com/goodnight-with-dolly/
*RIF Read Alouds: https://www.rif.org/literacy-central/read-aloud-collection
*StoryPlace offers online stories and activities for preschoolers: www.storyplace.org
*Starfall Folktales: https://www.starfall.com/h/ir-folk/?sn=im-reading
*Lincoln Library in Springfield, IL, offers a free dial-a-storytime: 1-217-525-5000
U.S. States and California Mission E-books available online
U.S. States and California Mission E-books available FREE through the library’s catalog. Look up your state or mission and then click on the URL link. These e-books can be accessed from any computer at any time by going through the library’s catalog.
ABC Mouse is available free through library computers
The award-winning ABCmouse.com curriculum is designed to help young children (ages 2-6+) build a strong foundation for future academic success. ABCmouse. com is 100% educational, with 3,500+ learning activities across all major subject areas—reading, math, science, social studies, art, and music. Best of all, kids love it. And it’s free to use in this library, either on library computers or your own device as long as you are connected to the library’s WiFi! Click HERE
Hoopla Digital for kids... borrow digital movies, music, ebooks and more!
Children’s E-books and Downloadable Audio Books!
Free children’s E-BOOKS and downloadable AUDIO BOOKS available through the library’s website from One Click Digital Audio. Click Here to go to the page and check out the selection, or access the e-books available on One Click Digital Audio through the Hemet Public Library’s website main page under the "Online Services" tab.
Over 6,000 children’s and adult downloadable books are at your fingertips with more being added!