Tag Archives: New Books

We’re Branching Out

…into new media!  It’s all very exciting for us in the Services for Children Department because we’re finding new ways to let everyone see how fun it is for kids and families at the library! And maybe I’m a little … Continue reading

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October Parent Zone 2010

Hobbies for the Fun of It As busy as many families are these days, it may be difficult to encourage productive activities for your children in their down time.  Certainly we want our kids to have fun, but we also … Continue reading

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Random Book Sighting!

It’s time for another Random Book Sighting!  This one was spotted by Miss Caroline from Main and she wanted to share this really great picture book with everyone: Wanted: The Perfect Pet, by Fiona Roberton Here’s what she had to … 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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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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Have You Seen This Year’s Caldecott and Newbery Winners?

The Caldecott and Newbery winning books for 2010 were announced just a few weeks ago.  There’s always a lot of talk surrounding these awards, since they’re the most prestigious ones for children’s literature. Not sure about the history behind these … Continue reading

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Random Book Sighting

I’ll be honest…I’ve seen this book before on our New Books shelf, and the cover intrigued me. And I might have idly flipped through it a few times, never really paying attention to what the book was about. But now … Continue reading

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