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Fun for Families

Storytimes for Ages 0 - 5

All Kids Events and Classes

Help for Caregivers

Want to create your own storytimes at home?  Check out our storytime starters.

Have a potty-training toddler?  Discover great books to spark potty training discussions.

Want to read aloud as a family? We've got reading tips and some great family read aloud recommendations.

Looking for books to talk about race and equity with kids? Check out these titles that focus on diverse representation and overcoming bias.

Searching for great apps? Librarian Carissa Christner has some app recommendations for all ages as well as Tablet Tips for Parents.

Need help with homework?  Check out our recommended homework resources and online databases.

More for Families

Upcoming Events

Monday, Mar 4, 2024, 10:00am to 10:30am
Monday, Mar 4, 2024, 10:30am to 11:15am
Monday, Mar 4, 2024, 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Recent Features

Family Portraits

Capturing Moments, Creating Memories

Get a free family portrait from a local photographer at the library! BIPOC families are especially encouraged to sign up. 

Mar 1, 2024

We Read Spring Break

Spend Spring Break at Madison Public Library

Spend Spring Break at Madison Public Library with We Read activities, interactive programs and more!

Feb 29, 2024