Thankful for Toddlers

Photo of Toddlers and Ms. Mandy at ToddlerTime, 11-18-2010This Thanksgiving we give thanks for the toddlers who come to ToddlerTime With Ms. Mandy at the library. ToddlerTime is a storytime held each Thursday at 10:15 a.m. and 11 a.m. If you are a parent, grandparent, or caretaker of a toddler, please feel free to come to this special and delightfully unpredictable time! Toddlers in the photo are showing the Thanksgiving decorations they made on November 18.

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Books for Voracious Readers

Cover of Taste of Home Dinner on a DimeThis is the time of year when cooking becomes especially important as we gather with family and friends for various holidays. The cookbooks with the top five checkouts during the past year are:

1. Anthony Bourdain’s Les Halles Cookbook: strategies, recipes, and techniques of classic bistro cooking / Anthony Bourdain, with Jose de Meirelles & Philippe Lajaunie

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TEEN DREAM CATCHER CRAFT

 

Hey teens ages 10-17!  Come to the Native American Heritage Month craft program Wednesday, November 17 at 4:00pm. You will get to construct your very own dream catcher. These are traditionally hung over your bed and only the good dreams can come through the center opening. Who couldn't use a few good dreams!

 

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NATIVE AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH CRAFT TIME

Hey kids, Wednesday November 10 at 3:15 pm you will get to string together a bear claw necklace in honor of Native American Heritage Month. Come join the fun!

 

 

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New Hike and Bike Trail in La Porte

Black and White Picture of Biker
The new hike and bike trail at 600 Little Cedar Bayou Drive in La Porte will have a special opening program Saturday, November 13, from 8 am - 11 am. The event will be hosted by the City of La Porte Parks and Recreation and Police Departments.  
 
There will be demonstrations on proper bike safety and riding etiquette, instructions about changing a bike tire, vendors from various bike shops, and booths on starting bicycle clubs. There will also&nb...