Children's Programs

Young children listening to a woman read a book at a library

Story Time Programs

Babies and Toddlers (Ages 0-2) Tuesdays, 10 am - 11 am
Preschoolers (Ages 3-5) Thursdays, 10 am - 11 am

Story Time programs (PDF) are designed to stimulate young minds by introducing literature, music and movement. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to participate to make a meaningful experience for their child. Snacks are included. No registration required. 

Library Club

3rd - 5th Grades
Tuesdays from 3 pm - 5 pm

Join us for a craft or game and a snack. No registration is required.

Library Drop-In Program

6th - 9th Grades
Thursdays from 4 pm - 6 pm

Each week we'll feature a game, craft, or movie and a snack. See the Drop-In Program flyer (PDF) for more information.

Three teenagers reading books and laughing

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

The Signal Hill Public Library is proud to support the 1000 Books Foundation. The 1000 Books Foundation is a Nevada-based non-profit corporation providing services beneficial to the public interest.

The Foundation is operated exclusively for charitable, literary, and educational purposes. The objectives of this organization are:

  • To promote reading to newborns, infants, and toddlers, and 
  • To encourage parent and child bonding through reading.

Program Instructions (PDF)

Program Instructions (Spanish/español) (PDF)

Reading Log Sheets (PDF)

Reading List (PDF)


Long Beach Unified School District Summer Reading List

Check out the LBUSD Reading Lists for State of California reading lists as well as LBUSD reading lists by grade.