Preschool Storytime

Wednesday at 10 a.m.

  • Preschool Storytime features stories and crafts for children 2-5 years old

  • Younger siblings are also welcome

  • A parent or guardian must accompany their children

  • No registration required

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

Sponsored by the Tunkhannock Rotary

Tunkhannock Public Library invites you to participate in this free program which encourages you to read 1,000 books with your child before he or she starts kindergarten.





How to Participate:

  • If needed, register for a Tunkhannock Public Library (TPL) card (Driver’s license needed).

  • Check out TPL books.

  • Read with your child.

  • Keep track of the titles of the books that you read with your child. Must be on the reading logs provided.

  • Keep in mind any TPL book that is being read to your child counts including Storytime on Wednesday at 10am, a sibling, a teacher, grandpa, etc.


  • Graduation of completion certificate

  • Perkin's Ice Cream Coupon

  • Complimentary Children’s Book

  • Tunkhannock Rotary will purchase a book for the Children’s Corner in your child’s name.

Parent & Me Block Party



Every Third Tuesday 1:00-2:00pm

  • Children 2-6 years old

  • Registration not required

  • Parents must stay to play

Reading for Treasures

Level ONE (Birth-5 years old)

  • Try to read at least 10 minutes a day.

  • Read at your individual reading level

  • Must be Tunkhannock Public Library books

  • Books read during Reading for Treasures count for

       1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

Level TWO (6-9 years old)

Try to read at least 20 minutes a day

Level THREE (10-12 years old)

Try to read at least 30 minutes a day.

Summer Quest



  • Free summer programs for all ages.

  • Program list available May 1st

  • Registration required

Children's Corner


Enjoy learning, playing, and bulding at the children's activity table available everyday in the Children's Corner.

Weekday Hours

Monday ~ Thursday: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Friday ~ 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Weekend Hours

Saturday ~ 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Summer Saturday ~ 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Sunday ~ Closed