Youth Services

At James V Brown Library, the youth services department is dedicated to providing a host of activities and age appropriate literature for all ages, from birth all the way to teen.

Summer Learning


Page Turner Summer 2021 Outline
Craft Materials List Summer 2021
Summer Reading Program Flyer
35 Live Animal Cameras to Watch at Home
Tell Your COVID Tale (School-age kids)


Adult Summer Learning Information
Adult Summer Learning Bingo Card
Book Review Slips
Tell Your COVID Tale (Adults)

The theme for Summer 2021 is Tails & Tales! Virtual programming will be presented by Page Turner Adventures.

All summer learning participants must register through the READsquared app and the virtual programs will be listed under ‘missions’ in the app. Please see below for guides on how to access READsquared and how to log your reading on the app.

Limited in-person programming is available at

graphic detailing how to use readsquared
graphic detailing how to log pages on readsquared
Page Turner summer learning banner







Meet Libby

Download the mobile app to borrow and read ebooks and audiobooks.

Ready Rosie

Ready Rosie is a free online program for residents of Lycoming County. There are 10 weeks of “Summer Soar” playlists that focus on games and activities families can do together to promote family interaction, problem-solving, and social, emotional, math, and motor skills in children, infants to third grade. To sign up, visit click the link above or download the free app from the App Store or Google Play.


Hoopla has thousands of movies, television shows, music albums, eBooks, audiobooks and comics, all available for mobile and online access. James V. Brown Library card holders can download the free hoopla digital mobile app on their Android or IOS device or click the image above to begin enjoying thousands of titles available to borrow 24/7, for instant streaming or temporary downloading to their smartphones, tablets and computers.


BookFLIX is an online literacy resource for children in grades Pre K-3. It is made to help early readers develop and practice essential reading skills and introduces students to a world of knowledge and exploration.

Power Library Kids

Power Library Kids includes many resources for children and teens. Ebooks, research, articles, essays and more; there are many options for a growing mind.

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