Back-to-School: Teachers’ Edition

School is just around the corner.  I know teachers have been preparing for the coming school year by decorating your classroom, planning first lessons, and working on learning all those names!  We appreciate your hard work.  From preschool to college, check out the list below to see how your library can help make your teaching […]

What’s “Bin” Happening in the Kids Library

If you visited the Kids Library this past Tuesday, you might have noticed a lot of yellow caution tape and a whole bunch of librarians doing something unusual.  Don’t be alarmed by the caution tape; the big project was to install bin shelving for most of our picture books.  The books are still arranged in […]

Summer Reading Tip #10: Let Your Kid Pick

There are certain books we simply cannot keep on the shelves in the summertime, because kids devour these books, which they may or may not have time to enjoy during the school year.  Occasionally I hear a well-meaning adult try to steer a kid away from one of these “frivolous” reading selections, but I’d like […]