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Hellosaurus on Hoopla

Hellosaurus is an interactive story platform where kids 2 to 8 years old fuel their imagination through epic story adventures. Kids step into the co-starring role of curious explorers, creative innovators, and confident heroes, unlocking an […]

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Get Caught Reading A Children’s Book!

It’s Children’s Book Week (May 2 – May 8) and Get Caught Reading Month! In celebration of Get Caught Reading Month, you can receive a special coupon bookmark and enter a gift-card raffle! In order […]

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Youth Media Awards

Each year the American Library Association honors books, videos, and other outstanding materials for children and teens. This year’s winners were announced on January 24th. […]

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Colorful Summer Activities

Looking for a summery day activity? Check out these easy, colorful summer activities you can try at home!   Oil & Ice Materials: Food Coloring Ice Tray Oil Water A large bowl or container like […]

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Music Story Time with Miss Johnea

Join Miss Johnea for Music Story Time! This week, we will be reading … Little Pig Joins the Band by David Hyde Costello Drum Dream Girl: How One Girl’s Courage changed Music by Margarita Engle […]

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Cupcake Story Time with Miss Johnea

Join Miss Johnea for Cupcake Story Time! This week, we will be reading … Everyone Loves Cupcake by Kelly DiPucchio Little Mouse and the Big Cupcake by Thomas Taylor Don’t forget to sign up for […]

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February Scavenger Hunt

Print out the monthly scavenger hunt and enjoy some winter fun! Share a photo of your favorite scavenger hunt item for our Instagram and Facebook pages! All photos can be submitted to: childrensdept@207.210.128.42 Click here […]

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Great Backyard Bird Count 2021!

Join The Cornell Lab of Ornithology, the National Audubon Society and Bird Canada, Friday, February 12 – Monday, February 15, in The Great Backyard Bird Count! This is a worldwide event, counting the different species […]

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Make Hot Cocoa Bombs!

Hot Cocoa Bombs Hello, friends! Today we are going to learn how to make hot cocoa bombs. Some of you may have signed up for a grab and go kit with ingredients. If you did […]