Oberlin Public Library

For Children


We frequently host entertaining and informative events for the benefit of the community.

Please check our Events Calendar regularly for upcoming events!

You can also subscribe to our Events Newsletter!




Stories, songs, and shenanigans for children and their caregivers.

Toddlers (2-3 years old): Wednesdays at 10:30am

L.E.G.O. (Little Engineers Group of Oberlin)

Mondays 3:30-5:30pm

Suggested for kids 5 years and older, join us weekly to test your brickmaster skills!


Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a book gifting program that mails free, high-quality books to children from birth until they begin school, no matter their family’s income.

THe Backspace

Functioning as a space for youth (grades 6-12) within the Bridge, the Backspace provides free internet and computer access and educational classes to help students do homework and socialize after school in a safe atmosphere.

The Backspace is equipped with wifi, big screen TVs, DVD players, an Xbox, Wii, and professional recording equipment, as well as study areas and school supplies. Tutors are available daily for help with homework and test prep.

82 South Main St                                                         Oberlin, OH 44074




Mon - Fri 3:00pm - 6:00pm

Closed Saturday and Sunday