Alhambra Civic Center Library

Your Starting Place

Children's Homepage


The Children's Room is for children ages 0-12 years old.  We have books, DVDs, music, games, programs, and more--all geared toward helping you learn, grow, and thrive!

Visit the Children's Room on the First Floor of the Library, adjacent to the First Street entrance. 

Children's Desk: (626) 570-3215

Upcoming Events

Wed, August 21
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Sun, August 25
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Wed, August 28
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Wed, September 04
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Mon, September 09
6:00pm - 7:00pm

2019 Summer Reading

2019 Summer Reading: A Universe of Stories

June 10th - July 28th

Join us for our annual Summer Reading Program. Just read 100 minutes per week, then report to Summer Reading Central on the 1st Floor of the Library to pick up your prize! 

You can even download and print your reading log at home and bring it in to claim your weekly prize. 

Don't forget to come to the Library every Monday at 3:30pm for a special Summer Reading children's event!

*Wristbands are required for all children's events. Wristbands are handed out on a first-come, first-served basis each Monday beginning at 2pm. Programs cannot accommodate large groups such as summer camps or daycares. 

Research & Reading

Research and School Help

Reading and Fun

  • Axis360 eBooks and Audiobooks: Check out eBooks and digital audiobooks for free on any device.
  • Hoopla: eBooks, Audiobooks, Comics, Music, Movies & TV--stream or download for free.
  • Scholastic BookFlix: Classic video storybooks from WestonWoods, paried with related non-fiction titles to watch along and learn.