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Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!

March 2, 2015

Today is the 111th anniversary of the birth of a boy named Ted Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss!

Book Review, 2030: A Day in the Life of Tomorrow's Kids

February 26, 2015

What would it be like to be a kid in the future? Amy Zuckerman and James Daly attempt to answer that question.

Celebrate Chinese New Year

February 19, 2015

Today we celebrate the Lunar New Year!

Crafting with Kids: The Craft Box

February 14, 2015

How many times do you have just a few crafts left after story time or make-it take-it crafts? How about putting them out in the Craft Box? We've got some Presidents' Day masks out right now.

Book Review: Children Make Terrible Pets

February 10, 2015

Children Make Terrible Pets by Peter Brown From Miss Angie at Crestview and Plymouth Branches

Happy Birthday David Weisner!

February 5, 2015

David Wiesner

2015 Youth Media Award Winners

February 2, 2015

Today we celebrate the 2015 Youth Media Award Winners, including the Caldecott and Newbery Medals.

National Puzzle Day

January 29, 2015

National Puzzle Day is January 29

Book Review: Blizzard

January 25, 2015

Blizzard by John Rocco From Miss Melia at Main Library

Story Time Starter — Hats

January 17, 2015

Hats story time starter

Norman Bridwell

January 13, 2015

Normal Bridwell

Book Review: Chicka Chicka Boom Boom

January 9, 2015

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin, Jr. and John Archambault

National Bird Day

January 5, 2015

Nature lovers, bird lovers and bird watchers across the country annually celebrate National Bird Day on January 5th.

Book Review: Grandmother Winter

December 29, 2014

Grandmother Winter by Phyllis Root From Miss Carole at Main Library

'Twas the Night Before Christmas

December 23, 2014

'Twas the Night Before Christmas by Clement C. Moore

Crafting with Kids: Gingerbread Houses

December 17, 2014

It's December, which means our annual Gingerbread Houses program is back!

Book Review: Baking Day at Grandma's

December 13, 2014

Book Review: Baking Day at Grandma's by Anika Denise

Happy Birthday, Mary Downing Hahn!

December 9, 2014

Today we celebrate the birthday of a true master of mystery & suspense, Mary Downing Hahn!

Read a New Book Month

December 3, 2014

December is Read a New Book Month.

Book Review: Bear Sees Colors

November 28, 2014

Bear Sees Colors by Karma Wilson From Miss Heather at Butler and Lucas Branches

National Game and Puzzle Week

November 24, 2014

National Game and Puzzle Week

Crafting With Kids: Geography Awareness Week

November 20, 2014

This week marks Geography Awareness Week and we have a great map craft for you.

America Recycles Day

November 15, 2014

America Recycles Day is here; find out what you can do to participate today and every day!

Story Time Starter — Bears

November 12, 2014

Bear story time ideas

Book Review: Mix It Up!

November 7, 2014

Mix It Up! by Hervé Tullet From Miss Heather at Butler Branch and Lucas Branch

Happy Birthday Janell Cannon!

November 3, 2014

Janell Cannon, author and illustrator

Book Review: Gathering Blue

October 29, 2014

Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry From Miss Devin at Lexington Branch

Crafting with Kids: Book O'Lanterns

October 24, 2014

Paint or decorate a Book O'Lantern to look like a children's book character.

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