Read, Play, Grow


Story and Intentional Play for children birth - 3 years.

Book Sale


Support the Friends of the Monterey Branch Library; stop by for our monthly Book sale.

Twice Told Tales Book Sale


Come find a treasure! Most items priced $.50 - $3.00 A Putnam County Library Friends Event Join the Putnam County Library Friends to gain access to the pre-sale on the Friday before the main sale.

Lego Club Hangout


Lego free play and building. Limited to 25 participants. Ages 5 and up

Pages and Paws


Buddy and Sky, our favorite therapy dogs, will be back with a heartfelt story. Join us for a fun story and lots of furry snuggles. Ages 3 and up.

The Making of a Hero


Join us for this 6 part series as Linda Moss Mines, author of The Making of a Hero, introduces children to the important values of patriotism, citizenship, courage, integrity, sacrifice, and commitment by introducing six American heroes including Alvin C. York, Desmond Doss, and Dr. Mary Walker. Through their inspiring stories children will learn that […]

Young Knights Chess Club


Have you always wanted to learn to play chess? Do you already know how to play and are just looking for some practice? The Young Knights Chess Club is for students in grades K-12. This club will offer participants the opportunity to learn and play friendly games of chess with players of similar age and […]

Money Matters for Kids


Help kids understand the importance of money with this 6-part series that will teach the fundamentals of money management for kids in a fun interactive manner. Session 5: Careless at the Carnival (Spending) Junior and his friends learn the hard way that it's not wise - or fun- to spend all their money at once. […]

Afterschool Story


It's National Pizza Day! Did you know that 350 slices of pizza are eaten in the United States every second. Join us as we read Pizza! A Slice of History and learn more cool pizza facts and make our own mini-pizza to eat afterward.