Children & Families


The Children's Department of Nueces County Public Libraries serves the recreational reading and research needs of children and young adults, ages birth to 12 years, with a collection of over 30,000 books and audio CDs, including items in Spanish and bilingual (English/Spanish) books. Children's DVDs are also available.


Keach Family Library                                                                                             

Calendar of Events


Kids Resources & Fun

The Nueces County Public Libraires offer a variety of resources for children that includes interaction with the Internet from homework help to fun and games. If you need any help please ask a Librarian or front desk staff.


Pop Pop's Place

Pop Pop's Place is a children's place at the Keach Family Library filled with a collection of books in Spanish and bilingual books.  A parent collection is also available for caregivers, grandparents and parents to browse and engage in thier child's early literacy. We provide programs and services for children to teach them about creativity, reading and learning is fun! 


Laura A. Chapa Toddler Learning Center

Our activity room benefits babies and toddlers ages 0-5 years old. An area where parents can play with thier young ones and interact with other parents. Come by the Keach Family Library and have a play date with other parents and their young ones as they play with educational toys.  Toddler Time and Preschool Time are in this area on Mondays and Wednesday. Please see our calendar of events for the Keach Family Library to plan a visit!


Environmental Science Programs

Science Action Club, Science & Discovery, Rainbow Garden & More!


Summer Reading Program

Our Summer Reading Program starts around June and ends mid July.  We encourage all age groups to join our Summer Reading Program to enhance literacy skills and have fun at the library!

To learn more about our Summer Reading Programclick on the link below

Summer Reading Program

Nueces County Public Libraries






If you want to request a hold on a book:

1. Click on the book in the slide

2. It will take you to the library catalog page then click "Place Hold"

3. Make sure to log into your account

(If you don't remember your pin(EZ Password) please email us at or call us so we can reset the pin).

4. Select a Library Location "Bishop" or "Keach" and then click "Submit". 

4. You're done! We will give you a call when all items are collected.

(Some books may be in a different location, so please give us some time.)


We will also schedule a pick up time for your items during our Curbside Service Hours.


Keach Family Library - Robstown Hours: Tuesdays & Thursdays 1pm-4pm

Phone: 361-387-3431

Bishop County Library - Bishop Hours: Mondays & Wednesays 1pm-4pm

Phone: 361-584-2222


If you don't have a library card, don't worry!

All Texas Resident's are eligible for a free Nueces County Library Card!

Sign up here at this link.


Children's Halloween Picture Books:


Back to School Children's Books:


New Easy Collection Children's Picture Books:


Easy Collection Children's Pirate Picture Books:


Preschool Rhyming Book Suggestions: