Early Literacy


PLay at the naples library!

Our bright and inviting children’s area is full of picture books, early reader books, juvenile fiction and non-fiction books for children and families to enjoy and explore. Collections include items for children from preschool through 5th grade, children’s music, DVDs and audio-books.  Visit our Play Space with toys and books for babies to encourage childhood creativity.  Our weekly preschool story time is offered every Wednesday from 10:30-11 A.M. and geared toward children ages 2 to 5 years old.

Pre-School Story Time


This early literacy program of stories, songs, puppets, finger plays, and a craft especially geared for Preschool age children. Every Wednesday morning starting at 10:30 AM.

Tales for Tails with Pet Connections™

Pet Connections is a unique program that connects animals and people. Created in 2012, Pet Connections offers a wide array of services based on three main outlets: animal-assisted activities, animal-assisted therapy, and animal-assisted education. Pet Connections is proud to have formed a partnership with the Naples Library Tales for Tails program. Participants in Pet Connections visit the library with registered therapy dogs to share the benefits of working with animals with the community.

Budding Readers

Budding Readers

The Naples Library has partnered with Budding Readers to bring the Budding Readers Program to the Naples community. Watch for announcements in your school newsletter, the library, and fliers around town. To date, more than 120 “bundles of books” have been delivered to Naples families!