Spotlight on Youth

Current Youth and Family Events


Kanopy Kids

Streaming movies for kids! Watch movies, TV shows, and documentaries in categories like literary classics, language learning, shorts, food and nutrition, history, and more, all for kids of all ages.

Download the app in  your app store, create a free account in Kanopy, and connect to the Plymouth District Library with your PDL card.



New STEAM Collection

Come check out our new Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, & Math (STEAM) collection. There will be a variety of books and different STEAM related activities the kids can make and take with them. This collection is on the lower level just past the HELP desk.



VOX Audio Enabled books are here!

voxThe library is happy to announce a new collection of children’s audio books. VOX Audio Enabled books offer an All-In-One Read-Along experience. All you have to do is press play!  Vox books are in our Youth Audio Book section on the lower level of the library. Check one out today!




Hoopla for Kids!

hooplaImmediately enjoy music, movies and TV on your computer, tablet or phone.  You may stream or temporarily download on your Android or IOS device with the Hoopla App or view them on your laptop or desktop computer.  Hoopla Help sheet on a variety of topics

new Hoopla for Kids –a Kid’s Mode you can set youself for Hoopla. Instructions and colorful examples


Sign Up Today!

color logo What is Beanstack? 
Beanstack is a free service provided by the Plymouth District Library to help families discover books based on your child’s age and interests. Once you sign up, Beanstack will send you a weekly email with a book recommendation, a learning tip and a library program suggestion. You will also have access to tools that help you keep track of what books have been read, booklists and more!


1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1000bksb4kThe Plymouth District Library is proud to be part of The 1000 Books Foundation and their program 1000 Books Before Kindergarten We will have information, reading logs and booklists to help get you started. Then every time your child reaches 100 books, come back to the Library, show us your reading log and get a bookmark and sticker for your child. You can also log your books online on Beanstack.



Children’s E-Book Portal

OverDrive for Kids E-Books Youth e-book and e-audiobook titles now have their own special portal online from OverDrive.  Parents and children will have the ability to choose titles by Lexile Measure, Reading Level and Interest Level.  Sign in using your Plymouth District Library card number.  Holds may be placed as you would on the general site.



Parental Ratings

tvpgIf you have ever been confused by the motion picture and TV rating system, we have a new movie list to help you out. Parental Rating Guidelines for Children’s Films

Movie Lists!

Disney_Classics_1988Check out our new list of Disney Classics. We have separated them into “live action” and “animated”. 

For more great movie lists click HERE.