Youth Resources

OCPL offers many youth resources and services to meet the needs of the community. 

We have books, toys, technology, and fun workshops for you and your family to enjoy. 

Parents & Caregivers

Onondaga County Public Libraries have extensive parenting book collections that provides information ranging in topics from parenting a newborn to parenting a teenager. There is even a special selection of picture books on those hard to find topics such as "going to the hospital" or "needing glasses". Call or visit your local library, or search our catalog to find what you need. 


Kids: From Legos and Minecraft, to yoga and board games, OCPL has a variety of events, activities and places to play for kids of all ages. 


Tweens: Search our Event Calendar using Age Group: Tweens to find Minecraft events, Technology Camp, Book Clubs, crafts and more. 


 Teens: OCPL has a variety of clubs for teen interests including - 3D printing, photography, reading, chess, board games and more. Search our Event Calendar by Age Group or Category for details.