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Kids



PGCPS Summer Meals

Coronavirus Community Resources

PGCPS Summer Resources Document


PGCC-AIE - STEM Experience Summer Camps

STEM Camp, July 20-27 & August 3-10 - Prince George’s Community College and The Alliance for Innovation in Education.

Book Lists

Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Award Nominees for 2019-2020


PGCMLS Recommended Book Lists for 2019-2020



Canceled
Mon, Jul 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Bowie
Play Minecraft at the library!

Canceled
Mon, Jul 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bowie
Learn to play or improve your chess game. All ages are welcome! Presented by Eagle Chess Academy.

Canceled
Mon, Jul 13, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Largo-Kettering
Come and play chess with friends and neighbors. All ages are welcome!

Canceled
Tue, Jul 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Mount Rainier
Come learn about popular fairy tales and create your own bookmark!

Canceled
Tue, Jul 14, 4:30pm - 7:00pm
Beltsville
Learn to play or improve your chess game. All ages are welcome!

Canceled
Tue, Jul 14, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hyattsville
Come play board games at the Hyattsville Branch! Bring one of your own or play one of ours.

Canceled
Tue, Jul 14, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Laurel
Join us for an evening of crocheting and knitting. If possible, please bring your own materials due to limited supplies. No prior experience needed. All ages are welcome!

Canceled
Tue, Jul 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
South Bowie
Ages 5-12 with an adult. Join us as we explore science, technology, engineering, and math. Drop in for hands-on experiments and activities.

Canceled
Wed, Jul 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Beltsville
Join us as we explore science, technology, engineering and math. Drop in for hands-on experiments and activities.

Canceled
Thu, Jul 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Bladensburg
Read with us and play math games in this special edition of Kids Achieve Club!

Canceled
Thu, Jul 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Bladensburg
Come play board games at the Bladensburg Branch! Bring one of your own or play one of ours.

Canceled
Thu, Jul 16, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
South Bowie
Learn to play chess or improve your game! All ages are welcome! Presented by Eagle Chess Academy.

Canceled
Sat, Jul 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Accokeek
Join us as we explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. Drop in for hands-on experiments and activities.

Canceled
Sat, Jul 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Beltsville
Build your child's confidence as they read to specially trained therapy dogs. Bring a book or choose one from the library. Each child will read for 15 minutes. Call the branch to register.

Canceled
Mon, Jul 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Bowie
Play Minecraft at the library!

Canceled
Mon, Jul 20, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bowie
Learn to play or improve your chess game. All ages are welcome! Presented by Eagle Chess Academy.

Canceled
Mon, Jul 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
New Carrollton
Freestyle building. Legos will be provided and kids can let their imaginations run wild!

Canceled
Mon, Jul 20, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Largo-Kettering
Come and play chess with friends and neighbors. All ages are welcome!

Canceled
Tue, Jul 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Bowie
Think like a computer while programming with cool games and activities! Perfect for beginner & experienced coders. Space is limited - please bring your own device if possible. Must register.

Canceled
Tue, Jul 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Beltsville
Build your child's confidence as they read to specially trained therapy dogs. Bring a book or choose one from the library. Each child will read for 15 minutes. Call the branch to register.

Canceled
Tue, Jul 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hyattsville
Spin a special storytime wheel to select and then help act out a great fairy tale or folktale!

Canceled
Tue, Jul 21, 4:30pm - 7:00pm
Beltsville
Learn to play or improve your chess game. All ages are welcome!

Canceled
Tue, Jul 21, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Laurel
Join us for an evening of crocheting and knitting. If possible, please bring your own materials due to limited supplies. No prior experience needed. All ages are welcome!

Canceled
Tue, Jul 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
South Bowie
Ages 5-12 with an adult. Join us as we explore science, technology, engineering, and math. Drop in for hands-on experiments and activities.

Canceled
Wed, Jul 22, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Greenbelt
Become a mad scientist by conducting hands-on, fun science experiments using basic scientific principles.

Canceled
Wed, Jul 22, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Mount Rainier
Play board games at the library. Bring your own, or play one of ours.

Canceled
Wed, Jul 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Accokeek
Freestyle building. Legos will be provided and kids can let their imaginations run wild!

Canceled
Thu, Jul 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Bladensburg
Read with us and play math games in this special edition of Kids Achieve Club!

Canceled
Thu, Jul 23, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Bladensburg
Come join us for an hour of afternoon crafting. Make and take something fun home. Parents are welcome to participate too!

Canceled
Thu, Jul 23, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
South Bowie
Learn to play chess or improve your game! All ages are welcome! Presented by Eagle Chess Academy.

Canceled
Sat, Jul 25, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Laurel
Build your child's confidence as they read to specially trained therapy dogs. Bring a book or choose one from the library. Each child will read for 15 minutes. Call the branch to register.

Canceled
Mon, Jul 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Bowie
Play Minecraft at the library!

Canceled
Mon, Jul 27, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bowie
Learn to play or improve your chess game. All ages are welcome! Presented by Eagle Chess Academy.

Canceled
Mon, Jul 27, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Largo-Kettering
Come and play chess with friends and neighbors. All ages are welcome!

Canceled
Tue, Jul 28, 4:30pm - 7:00pm
Beltsville
Learn to play or improve your chess game. All ages are welcome!

Canceled
Tue, Jul 28, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Laurel
Join us for an evening of crocheting and knitting. If possible, please bring your own materials due to limited supplies. No prior experience needed. All ages are welcome!

Canceled
Tue, Jul 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
South Bowie
Ages 5-12 with an adult. Join us as we explore science, technology, engineering, and math. Drop in for hands-on experiments and activities.

Canceled
Thu, Jul 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Bladensburg
Read with us and play math games in this special edition of Kids Achieve Club!

Canceled
Thu, Jul 30, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Bladensburg
Spin a special storytime wheel to select and then help act out a great fairy tale or folktale!

Canceled
Thu, Jul 30, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
South Bowie
Learn to play chess or improve your game! All ages are welcome! Presented by Eagle Chess Academy.

Canceled
Sat, Aug 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Bowie
Build your child's confidence as they read to specially trained therapy dogs. Bring a book or choose one from the library. Each child will read for 15 minutes. Call the branch to register.

Canceled
Mon, Aug 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Bowie
Play Minecraft at the library!

Canceled
Mon, Aug 03, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bowie
Learn to play or improve your chess game. All ages are welcome! Presented by Eagle Chess Academy.

Canceled
Mon, Aug 03, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Largo-Kettering
Come and play chess with friends and neighbors. All ages are welcome!

Canceled
Tue, Aug 04, 4:30pm - 7:00pm
Beltsville
Learn to play or improve your chess game. All ages are welcome!

Canceled
Tue, Aug 04, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Laurel
Join us for an evening of crocheting and knitting. If possible, please bring your own materials due to limited supplies. No prior experience needed. All ages are welcome!

Canceled
Tue, Aug 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
South Bowie
Ages 5-12 with an adult. Join us as we explore science, technology, engineering, and math. Drop in for hands-on experiments and activities.

Canceled
Wed, Aug 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Beltsville
Come join us for an afternoon of crafting. Families welcome!

Canceled
Wed, Aug 05, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Mount Rainier
Play board games at the library. Bring your own, or play one of ours.

Canceled
Thu, Aug 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Bladensburg
Read with us and play math games in this special edition of Kids Achieve Club!

Canceled
Thu, Aug 06, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
South Bowie
Learn to play chess or improve your game! All ages are welcome! Presented by Eagle Chess Academy.

Canceled
Sat, Aug 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Accokeek
Learn to play or improve your chess game. All ages are welcome!

Canceled
Mon, Aug 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Bowie
Play Minecraft at the library!

Canceled
Mon, Aug 10, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bowie
Learn to play or improve your chess game. All ages are welcome! Presented by Eagle Chess Academy.

Canceled
Mon, Aug 10, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Largo-Kettering
Come and play chess with friends and neighbors. All ages are welcome!

Canceled
Tue, Aug 11, 4:30pm - 7:00pm
Beltsville
Learn to play or improve your chess game. All ages are welcome!

Canceled
Tue, Aug 11, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Laurel
Join us for an evening of crocheting and knitting. If possible, please bring your own materials due to limited supplies. No prior experience needed. All ages are welcome!

Canceled
Tue, Aug 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
South Bowie
Ages 5-12 with an adult. Join us as we explore science, technology, engineering, and math. Drop in for hands-on experiments and activities.

Canceled
Wed, Aug 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Beltsville
Freestyle Building. Legos will be provided and kids can let their imaginations run wild!

Canceled
Wed, Aug 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Accokeek
Freestyle building. Legos will be provided and kids can let their imaginations run wild!

Helpful Online Resources

Categories:

Beanstack

Discover favorite books, earn badges and participate in reading challenges with Beanstack!

Tutorials

Category: Books

Biography in Context

Meet the people who made history by accessing video, audio, images, primary sources and articles for over a half-million international figures.

Category: Research

Brainfuse HelpNow Tutoring

Chat online with a real tutor and get live, homework help from 2pm to 11:55pm EST.

Tutorials

Category: Tutoring, Research, Languages

ComicsPlus

Enjoy unlimited access to thousands of digital graphic novels, manga and comics. Checkouts are for seven days with unlimited renewals.

Tutorials

Category: Books, Entertainment

Creativebug

1,000+ art & craft video classes covering art & design, sewing, quilting, paper, knitting, crochet, food & home, jewelry, holiday & party, and kids.

Tutorials

Category: Entertainment

Encyclopedia Britannica for Kids

An excellent starting place for any research project about animals, geography, people and more.

Category: Research

Encyclopedia Britannica Image Quest

Access millions of images from the best collections in the world.

Category: Research

Encyclopedia Britannica Library Edition

Search encyclopedia articles, magazines, web sites and videos.

Category: Research

Gale In Context: Middle School

Find information here about the most studied middle school topics.

Category: Research

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Find eBooks on countries, cultures, history, technology, science and more, with translations available in 40 languages.

Tutorials

Category: Books, Research

Kids InfoBits (GALE)

Cross-curricular research and homework help for K-5 students.

Category: Research

Mango Languages

Learn a new language from home or on-the-go with Mango! Mango adapts to your unique learning style so you pick up on new vocabulary quickly.

Tutorials

Category: Languages

NoveList K-8

Find just the right book and get recommendations based on your interests and reading level.

Tutorials

Category: Books

Overdrive / Libby eBooks and Audiobooks

Borrow eBooks and audiobooks anytime, anywhere with Overdrive.

Tutorials

Category: Books

Pebble Go

Have fun researching while playing educational games and engaging with read-aloud audio for five categories: animals, science, biographies, social studies and dinosaurs. Designed specifically for grades K-3.

Category: Research, Entertainment

RBdigital

Read popular magazines on your computer or mobile device and access top eBooks and audiobooks with RBdigital.

Tutorials

Category: Books, Research, Entertainment

Transparent Langauges

An easy-to-use interface that integrates real-life language use by native speakers. With over 100 languages to choose from, every language-learner will find something of interest.

Tutorials

Category: Books, Research, Entertainment

Bingo At Home!

Play PGCMLS Bingo at Home while you are home this spring! Print the bingo card and keep track of your progress at home or share your progress with us on social media.

Bingo At Home