Children’s Programming


The Eureka Library will host story time for preschool age children every Thursday at 11am.

The Libby Library will host story time for preschool age children every Tuesday at 10am. Please check the calendar for details.

The Troy library will host story time for preschool age children every Friday at 11:15am.

Chess The Troy library will host chess games every Saturday from 11:30-2pm.  All ages and experience levels welcome.  Bring yourself, a partner, and your favorite board.  We also have boards available as well as a player/teacher/mentor and challenger.  For more information please call Stacy at 295-4040.


Christmas Ornaments Capitol Christmas Tree Ornaments: The Kootenai National Forest will be supplying the Capitol Christmas Tree this year! Join us at any branch library, Eureka, Libby or Troy to help make ornaments to decorate the tree and show off the “beauty of the big sky.” A special ornament will be featured each month and supplies for the ornaments will be provided while they last.


Poetry Poe11th Annual Poetry Contest, April 4 through April 29: Express yourself with poetry in one of three categories Junior (K-5th grade), Youth (6-12th grade) and Adults – 80 line limit, no theme. Contestants will submit two copies (one with contact information, one without). Meet the judges Montana’s Poet Laureate Earl Craig and poet Adrian Kien along with the winners at the Poetry Extravaganza May 11, 6pm at Aunt T’s Coffee Corner in Libby.


Montana is for Kids Excellent site for kids. They can learn about the state using puzzles, games, and pictures.

Exploring Earth Sciences Great site for young minds wanting to know about science activities dealing with Montana. Site includes Montana maps. Great resource for all ages!