Make-Your-Own Maker Kit!
Missing the MakerSpace?
Come in and make-your-own Maker Kit at the library!
1 kit per kid per week.
Kits are take-away only (make your masterpiece at home).
Bubbles & Chalk
Tuesdays, 10am – noon in the Library Gardens
We’ve all missed being together, and nothing brings kids together like bubbles and sidewalk chalk!
Join us every week, outside along the library garden’s promenade.
(Bubbles and chalk provided, along with board books!)
Odell Lending Library
The Kid’s Services Team has opened a Lending Library in the Odell Mobile Park to offer free literacy services while we wait for our Bookmobile to be operational.
The Lending Library requires no card or account and is open Wednesday 4-6pm and Saturday 10am-noon. Free lunch is provided on Saturdays.
The Lending Library is located on AGA Rd. at the entrance of Odell Mobile Park.
Kids' Virtual Chess Club
The Hood River Squares is a local chess club now forming! All skill levels welcome. Please email Justin at SUSHIOKALANI@gorge.net to start your Kid-Safe on-line account.
2021 Strut Your Ruff contestants in all their finery
(part of our Shakespeare’s Birthday Celebration)
Books & More
Using The Library
Library Highlights for Kids
Kanopy’s dedication to thoughtful entertainment includes educational and engaging videos for children of all ages—as well as the young at heart. Parents can trust that our catalog encourages social and emotional development, promotes respect for community diversity, and inspires creativity. Browse Kanopy Kids and discover the videos that spark children’s imagination. And the best part is it is you have unlimited plays for free with your library card!
TumbleBooks for Kids
The TumbleBook Library features thousands of professionally published picture books, graphic novels, chapter books, videos, games, music and more for kids in grades K-6. The picture books in particular are loads of fun — if your child isn’t reading on their own yet, TumbleBooks will even read books out loud to them!
Your Hood River County Library District card gives you free access to thousands of e-books and e-audiobooks for all ages, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Visit the ebooks and audiobook page for detailed instructions.
When logging in, select from the library drop down menu: LEO Listens – Libraries of Eastern Oregon