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What’s on your kid’s bookshelf?

Grown-ups aren’t the only ones who can show their library pride. Junior Memberships to the Friends of the Library cost $3 and they can help your child start their very own home library.

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Meet local authors that write for kids

Shop local, get your gift personalize and wrapped for free. Read more too see some of the kids authors you can meet and purchase books from on December 8 – 3-5:00 pm. Many of these local authors also have more than one title available.

Torey Hayden

Lost in the Stacks: Torey Hayden

Over thirty years ago teacher and therapist Torey Hayden started sharing her remarkable experiences in classrooms and clinics with emotionally disturbed children. Their stories will haunt you…their courage will amaze you.


El Dia, a Celebration of Culture, is April 30

Often times our wish to travel around the globe is restricted by our finances, lack of time or family obligations. Even though you may not be able to physically visit far away places, you can experience cultural diversity at the library Tuesday, April 30, 2013. Join us for El Dia de los Ninos/El Dia de los Libros (Children’s […]

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Art After Candy
Children "eat up" art experience.

What to Do When the Party is Over? Make Art!

  Pink cupcakes and heart-shaped cookies and Valentine’s candies and Valentines……and then After-School Art Club!  Too good to be true?  No, seriously. Last Thursday just happened to be Valentine’s Day as well as Art Club.  Mr. Kerr’s third-graders had a fabulous after-party celebrating African American History Month. We talked about the collage artworks of Romare […]