December 2, 2015
We're getting new books all of the time! Check out some of these new holiday and winter books.
Are you looking for something to do during spring break? Visit your library and....
1) Sign up your preschooler for 1000 Books Before Kindergarten.
2) Play on our computers; we have ABCMouse.com, Tumblebooks and other fun early learning games.
3) Find 12 bunnies that we have hidden around the library.
4) Pick up an entry form for our 5th Annual Bookmark Contest.
5) Watch Despicable Me on Wednesday, April 8th from 11:30 - 1:30.
6) Pick a poem from our Poem in Your Pocket display and put it in your pocket.
7) Play in our Know & Grow area.
8) Ask a librarian for a book recommendation
9) Find a comfy chair and read.
10) Check out some books, magazines, DVDs, CDs, software, or other materials.
And the winner is...
Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown! Picture Book March Madness has ended and Goodnight Moon beat out Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak. We'll have a storytime featuring the winner and other books by Margaret Wise Brown on May 7th at 10 am. Registration begins 4/23. Thanks for voting!
We are now offering ABCMouse.com at the library! The award-winning ABCmouse.com curriculum, from Age of Learning, Inc., is designed to help young children (ages 2-6+) build a strong foundation for future academic success. ABCmouse.com is 100% educational, with 3,500+ learning activities across all major subject areas—reading, math, science, social studies, art, and music. Best of all, kids love it! ABCMouse.com is only available through our website from the library's computers.
School Library Journal and Publishers Weekly have come out with their lists for best children's books of 2014. We have many of them in our collection. Here's just a sampling of some of the best books that have been published this year.
Autobiographies & Biographies