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Library Cards for Kids

For minors ages 5-17, a parent or guardian must complete and sign an application. They must also provide photo ID and proof of residence. For more information, see the Get a Card page. Aquí está la solicitud en español para una tarjeta bibliotecaria.

Get a Card
Get a Card
canvas tote bag

Kids get a free canvas tote bag with their first library card!

Los chicos reciben una bolsa de lona gratis con su primera tarjeta bibliotecaria!

Tours and Programs by Request

We offer the following tours and programs for groups of 10 or more. Please call to schedule at least two weeks in advance. Call 864-527-9248 to schedule a Main tour or program. Call the location desired for a branch tour or program.

Please have the following information available when you call:

  • Name of the school or group
  • Name, phone number and email of the group's primary contact person
  • Expected number of attendees
  • Age range of the group
  • Primary, plus alternative date and time preference
  • Name of tour or program (see descriptions below)
Available at Main Only
Safari Tour

Safari Tour
This is a look-and-find adventure. 30 min. (3rd-5th grade)

Behind the Scenes Tour

Behind the Scenes Tour
Get a glimpse of how new materials are prepared for checkout, the computer room, SC Room archives and more. 75 min. (5th grade and up)

Computer Lab / Reference Tour

Computer Lab / Reference Tour
Library staff will guide students in accessing the quality resources and services offered by the Greenville County Library System. Sessions can be tailored to student needs. 1.5 hours (5th grade and up)

Available at All Locations
Story Time

Story Time
Stories, music and movement activities. 30 min. (K3-5th grade)

Dr. Seuss Tour

Dr. Seuss Tour
Children search for Dr. Seuss's characters as they explore the library. 30 min. (K5-2nd grade)

Dewey Decimal Tour

Dewey Decimal Tour
Dive into the Dewey Decimal System with fun facts, a quack-tastic game and a flock of unforgettable friends. 45 min. (3rd-5th grade)