Early Learning, Kids & Teens

Early Learning

Help your child develop early literacy and social skills with innovative programs designed to educate parents and caregivers on how to nurture pre-reading skills at home.


To inspire a love of independent, lifelong learning in children and to support their academic success, the library provides access to educational resources and fun, interactive programs.


To help teens prepare for adulthood, the library provides engaging activities for teens to practice self-guided learning, connect with peers and develop skills for success in later life.

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Presidential Preference Primary Election Early Voting at Select Library Locations

Ten OCLS Branch locations will host early voting for the 2024 Early Voting Primary Election from Monday, March 4 to Sunday, March 17 (10 a.m. – 6 p.m.): Alafaya, Chickasaw, Fairview Shores, Hiawassee, South Creek, Southeast, Southwest, Washington Park, West Oaks, and Winter Garden. Learn more about early voting at select library locations >