Carlsbad City Library Information for Your Kids,Tweens and Teens

January 29, 2021

Limited computer and account services now available select days and hours. 

Curbside service now available at all three libraries Monday through Saturday.

New! Tween Scene: Carlsbad Blizzard! Can you escape the freak snow storm in this new digital escape room for tweens?

New! Youth resources to keep children and teens engaged.

New! Children's Book Recommendations: a selection of both print and digital books. Learn about the library's new contactless curbside service to reserve a time to pick-up holds on library materials.

New! Book Explorers Book Club: A monthly book club, exploring all kinds of books for children in 4th through 6th grade. Register here.  

New! Tween Scene: Sign up to join the all-new Virtual Tween Scene for kids in grades 4-6! Tween Scene is a weekly program of rotating topics such as STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math), games and a hands-on activity. If you have questions, please use the form below or contact Missy Shaw at /760-434-2986 or Brandon Tiongison at Register here.

Youth Reading Programs

Carlsbad City Library offers reading programs throughout the year using Beanstack. Creating an account is free and easy! Visit the library's Beanstack page at to see what reading programs are currently active.