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The Cat in the Hat Visits Story Time

Please join the Cat in the Hat at our Preschool Story Time at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, March 1, and Toddler Time at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, March 2 as we celebrate Read Across America and the birthday of Dr. Seuss.  The Cat will share stories, songs, and a craft at Preschool Story Time, and rhymes and chants at Toddler Time.  If you would like to come costumed as a favorite Dr. Seuss character, please do so.  See you then and Happy Reading!

Valentine Preschool Story Time

Valentine's Day is February 14th, and to help celebrate we will have a valentine preschool story time on Tuesday, February 16 at 10:30 AM in the library's meeting room.  Please join us for some valentine picture book stories, songs, and a valentine craft.  Also, please browse our display of valentine picture books and check some out to share with your special valentines.  Happy Reading!

Year of the Monkey

Please join us for Preschool Story Time next Tuesday, February 9, at 10:30 AM in the library meeting room as we celebrate the start of Chinese New Year with stories about monkeys.  Why  monkeys? you may ask.  Well, this new year is the Year of the Monkey, so picture book stories about monkeys is appropriate.  Along with the stories will be songs and a craft.  See you then and Happy Reading!

Folktales @ Preschool Story Time

As part of the library's celebration of African American History Month, the Preschool Story Time for Tuesday, February 2, will feature folktales from African culture, along with songs, and a craft.  Preschool Story Time is a year-round program offered by the library, and is recommended for children who are between the ages of 3-6 years.  All caregivers and children are invited to join us and we look forward to seeing you.  Happy Reading!

Celebrating African American Authors

As Black History Month approaches, the Fairbanks Branch Library has a new display dedicated to highlighting some of the many African American writers whose books are part of the library collection.  Please take some time on your next visit to the library to browse the display, "Celebrating African American Authors," and check out some of the books to read and share with family and friends.  Happy Reading! 

No Name Calling Week 2016

Are you aware that "No Name-Calling Week" http://www.glsen.org/nonamecallingweek for 2016 will be observed January 18-22?  This event is celebrated each year in schools across the nation and seeks to create safe schools free of name-calling, bullying and bias. The latest library display is a collection of informational resources concerning the different types of bullying that young people can encounter.  If you would like to learn more about bullying and its effects, please browse the display on your next visit to the library.   
 

Home Improvement Reference Center

Now that 2016 has started, many people are thinking about personal and home improvement projects.  If you are thinking about improving your home, then the library is a good place to find resource materials to help you with those kitchen, bathroom, or other improvement projects.  Please browse our "Home Improvement Reference Center" display on your next visit to the library and checkout some good books to help you.  Happy Reading!

Get Your New Year Read On!

Okay, the old year is almost done and the New Year is just around the corner.  Don't start 2016 without some great reads from your library!  The library has print and electronic materials, book and music recordings, as well as old and new films for your pleasure and enlightenment.  Please be sure to stop by the library before the new year starts and check out some materials to enjoy and share with friends and family.  Happy Reading in the New Year!

The Polar Express Party

Clang-clang!  Chugga-chugga!  It's the holiday season and time for The Polar Express Party on Monday, December 21, 2015 from 2:00-4:00 PM in the meeting room at the Fairbanks Branch Library.  So hop aboard and join us for a movie, snacks, and door prizes!  See you then and Happy Reading!

Holiday Season Grinch Event

Remember the Grinch who stole Christmas?  Well, the Cat in the Hat invites you to a Grinch holiday event at the Fairbanks Branch Library on Saturday, December 19 at 2:00 PM in the library meeting room.  We will celebrate with activities and snacks as well as a viewing of the Grinch movie.  So, Save the Date and join the Cat for some holiday fun.  Happy Reading!

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