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Friendly Reminder to Parents

Family Storytime will start at 6:30 pm

This evening we have a special program that I am very excited to share with our community.

Book Bash touring group is presenting a theatre production of "CHICKEN BIG" by Keith Graves; this program is free and you do not need to register. 

Summer Reading Kick-off for Children

Join the Fun @ the library!

Monday, June 5 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Drop by the Library any time between 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm to kick-off summer reading by decorating your own book bag! **While supplies last** Program does not require registration.

Monday, June 5th @ 6:30 pm

A friendly reminder that Twilight Tales Storytime will be held at 6:30 pm this evening. You can "Build a Better World" by learning about our oceans. This program is open to children and their families; registration is not required, but space is limited.  

 

 

 
 
 

Children's Book Day Program, April 25 @ 4 pm

Friendly Reminder

Tuesday, April 25th at 4:00 pm is our Children's Book Day program. There will be stories, music, activities, crafts and prizes. Registration is not required, but prizes are limited. 

 

 

I Spy @ the Library Honors Autism Awareness Month

Library Detectives Wanted!

Readers and non-reader alike are encouraged to participate in this early literacy activity for the whole family! This free activity is availble during business hours; children may play as often as they would like.

Sign Up for LEGO® Club this Month

LEGO® Masters, come discover your top secret Lego mission on Thursday, March 30th at 4:00 pm. Registration is required, and attendee must be between the ages of 3 Years and 12 Years old.

Click Here to Register

Special Storytime Party

We are having a storytime party, but for whom? 

Everyone is sure to have Seussational time as we celebrate the life and work of a man with many names. Of whom am I speaking? The beloved children's author Theodor Seuss Geisel, of course. You've never heard of him? Well, that is because he went by several nom de plumes. He wrote one book, Because a Little Bug Went Ka-choo!, as Rosetta Stone. He also wrote several early readers as Theo LeSieg, but you probably know him as the one and only Dr. Seuss!

 

Ducks and Chickens in the Library?!

January 13th is National Rubber Ducky Day! However, you don't have to wait until then to come  see the 259 unique duckies in the display case. Children can then play the  I Spy Ducks game! Readers and non-reader alike are encouraged to participate in this fun early literacy activity. Children will search the library for clues. When they find the item they are looking for they will circle or color-in the appropriate answer on a game board.

1. Come to the Information Desk at the library and request for a game board.  This game can be completed individually, as a family, or as a group activity.

Cool Sites for Kids and Parents too

 Navigating through the World Wide Web can be difficult; you can't always trust that the information provided is true or correct.  When working with children, you also want to ensure their safety.  I would like to encourage you to take a look Great Websites for Kids. [It provides] a compilation of exemplary websites geared to children from birth to age 14. Suggested sites are evaluated by the Great Websites for Kids Committee using established selection criteria. The committee is made up of members of the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association.

 

Beat those Summertime Boredom Blues @ the library!

 

 

Summer vacation is almost over, and many of you are looking for something to brighten up your summertime boredom blues.  What you need is some LOL fun! The books that I have chosen this week are sure to delight even the toughest crowd; both whimsical and entertaining, these items are exactly what you need to add some fun and humor into your day! 

 

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