Services for Children

The Children's Services section provides a variety of children's materials, storytimes, and existing library events throughout the year to promote a lifelong love of reading and learning. books and materials are available in English and Spanish to encourage family reading.

Latest News for Children

2018 Bookmark & Essay Contest

Deadline March 31st

Bookmark Contest

Attention Children K to 3rd grade! Design a bookmark for the library. 

Grades K to 1st Grades 2 to 3
No theme, just draw No theme, just draw

First Place Prize: $50 Target gift card

Second and Third place prizes: $25 Target gift card 

Entries available at all Commerce Libraries. 

One entry per person. Each design must be submitted with a completed entry form. Entries must be solely the work of the participant. Entries may be submitted at any Commerce Library. 

Contest Ends: Saturday, March 31st


, Jan 16 2018 - 11:30am, PDF icon essay18 - If i could travel anywhere.pdf, PDF icon 2018 Bookmark Art Contest.pdf, PDF icon 2018 Bookmark Art Contest Espanol.pdf, Read more
Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration

February 26 - March 1

Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s Birthday!

Fun! Stories! Refreshments! Special guest readers!

Monday, February 26, 2018
6:00 PM
Rosewood Library
5655 Jillson St.
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
6:00 PM
Bandini Library
2269 S. Atlantic Blvd.


Wednesday, February 28, 2018
6:00 PM
Veterans Library
6134 Greenwood Ave.
Thursday, March 1, 2017
6:00 PM
Bristow Library
1466 McDonnell Ave.
, Feb 15 2017 - 8:45am, Read more
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