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2011 Caldecott and Newbery Award Winners

The Caldecott and Newbery award winners have been announced for 2011! The winners are: The 2011 Randolph Caldecott Medal Award Winner: “A Sick Day for Amos McGee” illustrated by Erin E. Stead, written by Philip C. Stead …2011 Caldecott Honor(s): … Continue reading

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Story Times Are Back!

We at the Library are kicking back into high gear–that means this Fall starts a whole new line of programs for adults, teens, and children, including the ever-popular Story Times!  Every Library location hosts Story Times for children and their … Continue reading

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Celebrating Children’s Literature Authors

In the library world, we have many ways to celebrate the accomplishments of children’s literature authors.  Two of the biggest awards in literature are the Newbery and Caldecott Awards, and every year there’s always a lot of hype surrounding these … Continue reading

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August Parent Zone 2010

Listening and Loving It August is here, it’s still hot out, and school hasn’t started yet.  Are you looking for something to do with your kids?  Try listening to audio books.  Whether you’re running errands across town or traveling over … Continue reading

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