Children

Read, Explore, Learn, Grow & Play at Lexington County Public Library

Lexington County Public Library has a strong tradition of serving children and families with great collections, programs and services designed to build a love of reading and discovery. We also uphold the value of supporting families, caregivers and educators. Visit any of our 10 branches to find dedicated areas for children to read and explore. Designed to support literacy and learning — our programs provide rich experiences that provide opportunities to build a love of books and community. For children, Lexington County Public Library provides:

  • Interactive, early literacy supporting storytimes
  • Literature, science, and arts-based programs
  • Engaging books and media for children at every reading level
  • Reading recommendations
  • Tours, orientations, and training programs for elementary students
  • Annual Summer Reading Programs to support summer learning
Reading Resources

Find great fiction and nonfiction reading recommendations for all genres, including popular authors and featured read-alikes.

South Carolina Picture Book Award Nominees »
South Carolina Children's Book Award Nominees »
NextReads Monthly Newsletter: Picture Books »
Novelist K-8 Plus »

Digital Downloads
Homework Help
Early Literacy

Books for Children

New Arrivals
Popular Series
Sisters
We Are (Not) Friends
A Wolf Called Wander
Spark
Mr. Lemoncello
The Pumpkin War
The Doughnut King
The Queen
Other Words for Home
Hector
The Important Thing About Margaret Wise Brown
Unicorn Day
I
Camp Tiger
Crossing On Time
What Kind of Car Does a T-Rex Drive
Adopting a Dinosaur
Llama Destroys the World
Summer
Bilal Cooks Daal

Children Learning Center

Resources for Kids

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Summer Reading Countdown

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Teens

Porkchop Productions

Monday, June 24 at 4 PM
Batesburg-Leesville

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