Explore all the services the Library has to offer kids from birth through eighth grade and their families.

At home, through Virtual CLPL you can:

At the Crystal Lake Public Library, you can:

  • Borrow a variety of materials to read, listen, and watch
  • Enjoy events and classes for kids of all ages
  • Use online resources for students to research and get homework help
  • Get reading suggestions or join a book club
  • Earn rewards by joining a reading program
  • Get support through Teacher & School Services
  • Explore the community through events at local businesses
  • Find credible information for parents and caregivers
  • Access technology to use in the Youth Services Department or take home
  • Connect with audio or braille library service
  • Get free and discounted tickets to area museums and other local cultural venues
  • Pick up a Baby Bag at the Youth Services Desk, available to first time parents to promote early literacy habits.