Monthly Archives: March 2012

March 2012 Book Review

A Stick is an Excellent Thing: Poems Celebrating Outdoor Play by Marilyn Singer, illustrated by LeUyen Pham From Miss Deborah, Outreach Librarian Summer is coming! What are you going to do all day? Read A Stick is an Excellent Thing … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Kate DiCamillo!

(Please go here if the video does not load)   Happy Birthday, Kate DiCamillo! Kate DiCamillo’s birthday is today!  Kate is a Newbery – award winning author whose first published work, Because of Winn-Dixie, has become a childhood and classroom … Continue reading

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Crafting with Kids

Story Time and Library Crafts Sure, crafts can be messy and fun, but for us, simple is best. One thing we love to include at the end of story time is a craft for our little ones to work on … Continue reading

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Story Time Starter — Farm Animals

As far as Story Time topics go, farm animals is a never – fail choice!  Not only does it give you a variety of animals to focus on, but the books are typically funny, full of vibrant colors, and you … Continue reading

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Welcome, Spring!

Have you seen the buds on the trees, or tiny plant shoots popping out of the ground?  I have, and it’s a welcome sight after the blustery cold of winter! To celebrate the coming of spring, bird songs in the … Continue reading

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Calling All Jedi

May the Force be with you at the Main Library! We know that many dads and their sons love everything Star Wars, but moms, daughters, grandmas, and grandpas are also welcome to this event for the whole family! Join us … Continue reading

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March 2012 Featured Article

(This month’s article comes to us from Miss Mary at Main, who wanted to let you know about a fun activity you can do with the entire family!)   A Visit to the Zoo! The month of March marks the … Continue reading

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