The Children's Library

      With the concern of the coronavirus (covid-19) the Hemet Public Library is Closed,  all public events, classes, and programs.  It is our dedication to the health and welfare of our patrons that this becomes necessary. 

Storytime @ HomeStorytime

**Check out the Library’s Facebook page for new storytime videos!**  

and on the library's YouTube Channel PLAYLISTS:

Storytime activity sheets:

Lily and the 7 Water Drops              Espanol -- Lily and the 7 Water Drops         

 Animal Lives         Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs      Curious George       Baddies      Folk Tales         Chicken Tales

Groundhog's Day   Civil Rights Movement      Music       Hugs       Valentine's Day     Chinese New Year      Mars Rover

Pets      Animal Families       Digging           Cooking           Dr. Seuss       Girls are Cool      Rhyming          Being Brave

Free e-books are available with your Hemet Public Library card!

Check out read-alouds and picture books at and

Also, find free stories online:

*read-aloud stories courtesy of S.A.G. Book Pals:

*Brightly storytimes:  

*LA Public Library’s online storytime YouTube channel:

*Goodnight with Dolly -- Dolly Parton reads bedtime stories:  

*RIF Read Alouds:

*StoryPlace offers online stories and activities for preschoolers:

*Starfall Folktales: 

By phone:

*Lincoln Library in Springfield, IL, offers a free dial-a-storytime: 1-217-525-5000

Early Literacy Tips

U.S. States and California Mission E-books available online

Discovering Mission

U.S. States and California Mission E-books available FREE through the library’s catalog. Look up your state or mission and then click on the URL link. These e-books can be accessed from any computer at any time by going through the library’s catalog.

Children's e-books and downloadable audio books available!

The library offers free e-books and downloadable audio books -- get the free apps to begin!

Cloud Library: e-books and downloadable audio books
Hoopla Digital: e-books, downloadable audio, movies, and music (limited to 9 downloads per month)
RB Digital: downloadable audio books, magazines, and e-books
Enki Library: e-books

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Free homework help available from your computer... 7 days a week 1 PM until 10 pm 

Click on Online services and Live online tutoring! 
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