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Dial-a-Story

For over thirty years, Hayner Library patrons have adored Dial-A-Story. It is a safe, free, educational, and entertaining activity for children—available from the comfort of your home! Dial-A-Story is available twenty-four hours a day, 365 days a year! Children may...

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Calling all parents of children ages birth-4 years old!Did you know that the simple act of sharing books helps your child learn pre-reading skills that prepare them for kindergarten? All children who register for 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten will have fun and...

Treasures in the Library

Stop by Hayner Library at Alton Square Mall and follow the clues to see what treasures you can find in KidsSpace! Treasure hunts will change biweekly. The treasure hunts are available Monday through Sunday. Come to the KidsSpace desk for your first clue!

StoryWalk: New Story at The Nature Institute!

Meet us at The Nature Institute for a new StoryWalk story: Grumpy Monkey: Spring Fever by Suzanne Lang. StoryWalk is posted along the Frog Trail at the Nature Institute, located at 2213 South Levis Lane in Godfrey. StoryWalk is an innovative and delightful way for...

Recycle a Book Project

Do your children have books lying around that they don’t read? This summer, the Hayner Library KidsSpace and TeenSpace departments will be collecting lightly used children’s and teen books to donate to local children’s organizations. A limit of five books per child...

2024 Kids Summer Reading Program

Please join us for the 2024 Kids Summer Reading Program: Read, Renew, Repeat! Summer Reading registration and programming begin Monday, June 3, 2024. To register, go to haynerlibrary.beanstack.org or download the Beanstack mobile app. Everyone who registers on June 3,...