Kids

The Ethel M. Gordon Oakland Park Library is proud of its involvement with the youth in the community. We offer an assortment of programs for various ages to encourage and promote a love of books and reading. Please call 954-630-4372 as this information is subject to change. We welcome and invite you to visit us!
Kids Getting Ready to Read a Book

Weekly Storytimes


  • Fire Rescue and Police Storytime:
    • Mondays at 10 a.m. for pre-school children with parent/guardian
    • Broward Sheriff's Office and Fire Rescue visits make this storytime super cool and oh, so fun! Check out the fire truck after storytime too!

Early Literacy Stations (ELS)


Come check out the Library’s 2 ELS which provide over 55 bilingual English and Spanish educational games for kids ages 2 - 8. Each station offers a child a safe, standalone computer not connected to the Internet that is age-appropriate, engaging, and academically relevant for children. The ELS has a large monitor with touchscreen capability plus a colorful keyboard and tiny mouse to promote easy learning and self-discovery. The ELS software covers seven curricular areas: reading, math, science, social studies, writing, arts and music, and reference.

More Information


For more information about the programs offered by the Library to the children of Oakland Park please call 954-630-4370.