Save the date! On October 11 at 10 am, we welcome poet, storyteller, and animal-lover Angela Cervantes, author of Gaby, Lost and Found, to share the obstacles and joys involved in creating a story as well as the heartbreak and hope experienced by her main character, Gaby.
It’s almost time for our kids to go back to school! At our house, we’ve been labeling school supplies and discussing lunch ideas, as well as working our way back to an earlier bedtime. We’re excited for the new school year. Check out the ideas below on how your library can help your family have […]
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 […]
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 […]
July 25 was the last day to sign up for the 2014 Summer Reading program. So if you missed out this year, we hope you’ll join us next year! For those of you who are already signed up, there are just a few short days left in the program. You can keep logging hours until […]
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 […]