Playaway Launchpads


Give kids the freedom to explore a world of learning with apps, videos, storybooks, games and more on a tablet they don’t have to share. Just for kids. 100% secure. No internet needed.

Listed below are all the Launchpads we currently have. For more information on specific Launchpads, click on the title. This will take you to our catalog where you can see if the device is available, which location it is currently at, and more detailed information on the games loaded on that device. Borrow one today!

To reserve a Launchpad, contact the library branch where you would like to pick up your Launchpad.

  1. Youth Services

    Phone: 704-878-3090 x3097

  1. Troutman Branch Library

    Phone: 704-528-2682

  1. Harmony Branch Library

    Phone: 704-546-7086

  1. Ages 3-5
  2. Ages 5-7
  3. Ages 8-10
  4. reading academy
A Day At the ZooA Day at the Zoo!
Zoo Animals
ABC the WorldABC the World!
Life Skills
All Revved Up!All Revved Up!
Animal Talk!Animal Talk!
build it fix it funBuild It. Fix It. Fun!
Build Me Up!Build Me Up!
built to learnBuilt To Learn!
Carnival of ThoughtsCarnival of Thoughts
Critical Thinking
Curious to the Bone!Curious to the Bone!
emotions of mineEmotions of Mine
Follow Your Tale!Follow Your Tale!
Fairy Tales
Giddy Up! Lets Create!Giddy-Up! Let’s Create!
In English! En Espanol!In English! En Español!
Learning Station! (Spanish)Learning Station! (Spanish)
letter songLetter Song!
Learning Station! (Spanish)Learning Station! (Spanish)
Magical Storyline!Magical Storyline!
Fairy Tales
MMMMM, Math!MMMMM, Math!
More Ways to Learn More Ways to Learn!
School Prep
Number Magic!Number Magic!
Play to Learn!Play to Learn!
Life Skills
Princess Power!Princess Power!
pop go the lettersPop Go the Letters!

charlie brownRead-a-long With Charlie Brown and Friends!

Read in Enlish! Read in Spanish!Read in English! Read in Spanish!
Language Learning
Read the Day Away!Read the Day Away!
English Language Arts
Ride to Readiness!Ride to Readiness!
School Prep
Shape It!Shape It!
Stories and Sounds!Stories and Sounds!
English Language Arts
Under a Word Spell!Under a Word Spell!
English Language Arts
You Auto Know!You Auto Know!

Reading Academy