Current programs for kids, families, and teens at Mount Vernon City Library. Questions?  Email or call (360) 336-6209.

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Toddler Storytime: An interactive storytime on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. featuring early literacy fun with books, songs, fingerplays and body movement. Hands-on extension activities follow. Ages 1-3 with a caregiver (babies also welcome).

Preschool Storytime: Join us on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. for stories, songs and movement that incorporate early literacy skills to help prepare children for kindergarten. Cooperative playtime follows. Geared for ages 3-5 with a caregiver.

Bilingual Storytime: Join us Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. for bilingual stories, songs, and movement to engage children in early literacy skills and cultivate an appreciation of the Spanish language and Latino culture. Cooperative playtime follows. Geared toward ages 3-5 with a caregiver.

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Play & Learn

Drop-in Fridays & Saturdays from 10 a.m.-11:30 p.m. for self-guided kindergarten readiness activities for caregivers and children to explore together. Ages 2-6.

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Teen Tuesdays

Drop in for activities, DIY projects & more on Tuesdays between 12:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. 

For ages 10-18.

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LEGO Building

We supply the LEGO bricks; you supply your imagination. Every Wednesday between between 1:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. and Saturdays between 12:00 p.m. and 4:30 p.m., family fun with LEGO (for all ages!) can be found in the Youth Services department.

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Explore Ozobots

Drop in on Thursdays between 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. to explore these fun bots.

Library of Things

Did you know we have three different kinds of kits you can check out? Ozobot kits, Lego Boost Kits and a Family Birdwatching kit are available to check out. Click on blue link to put a hold on one today!

Coming soon to check out: updated Science-to-Go Backpacks!

If you come for a visit, be sure to check out our interactive map and Mancala game!

Libros Nuevos/New Books
Español & Youth!

We're always adding new books to our collection! Below you can browse lists to see the most recent youth & Spanish titles we've added each month. You'll find some translations of popular English titles, but also a great selection of books written by Spanish speaking authors.  If you would like to quickly view a title in our catalog to see availability and/or place a hold, simply click on the corresponding cover image. 

Libros Nuevos  - noviembre

New Picture Books - December

New Junior Fiction - December

New Junior Nonfiction - December

Recently Added YA - October


Click here for our full youth and families resource page and discover tons of education ideas, links to online storytimes, and art, math, and science activities for all ages.

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Proquest Homework Central

Homework and research resources for elementary, middle, and high school students including topics such as culture, history, literature and more. 

*Library card required

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KidLit TV

Go on an adventure in a world of stories! KidLit TV is the place to discover great children’s books and connect with the people who create them.

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Museum of Northwest Art Lesson Plan Database

This searchable online database from MoNA features a growing list of more than 90 free art lesson plans, which can be downloaded as PDF's.


A sampling of books for varying ages, interests and reading levels available for checkout at Mount Vernon City Library. 

Click on each list to enlarge and view titles. If you would like to quickly view a title in our catalog to see availability and/or place a hold, simply click on the corresponding cover image. 


315 Snoqualmie St.

Mt Vernon, WA 98273


(360) 336-6209


Current Building Open Hours

Tuesday - Friday: 11 am - 6 pm

Saturday: 11 am - 4 pm

Curbside Hours

Tuesday - Saturday: 10am - noon

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