Kids and Families

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

It’s never too late to start!

Resources for Parents

Every Child Ready to Read
The best advice for families with young children is to read together every day. TALKING, SINGING, READING, WRITING, AND PLAYING can help your child succeed in school.

Big Hearted Families Reading Lists
Lists of children’s books on specific topics, curated to encourage empathy and kindness. Ask a librarian how to find some of these books at the SCFPL, with discussion cards inside!

Child Development Basics (CDC)
Great resource for parents to learn about the basics of child development: what’s normal, what you should be concerned about, and what parenting practices help children the most.

Community Links

Family Resource Center St. Croix Valley

St. Croix Valley MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers)

Wisconsin ChildCare Finder

Library Programs

Oceans of Possibilities logo

An Escape Room Adventure

No School – No Problem! Join us on your day off…
January 16th @ 10 am – Can you find your way out using the clues?


Library Blog

Winter Storytime

Winter Storytime

Join us for storytime Wednesdays at 10:15 am Winter session begins January 4th and runs through March 8th  

Talk, Sing, Read, Write, Play

Helping a child learn to read seems like a daunting task, but it's really not that mysterious. There are five simple activities you can do with your child that will help them develop the necessary skills. Talk. Ask your child open-ended questions. Encourage them to...

Contact Info

230 S. Washington St,
PO Box 608
St. Croix Falls, WI 54024-9240 

Open Monday-Friday 9:30 - 6
Saturdays 9:30 - 1

715-483-1777 Fax 715-483-1782