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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 […]

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Best Books of 2020

School Library Journal’s Best Books of 2020 list is here! Check out some of the picture books we own, that made the cut!     My Best Friend by Julie Fogliano & Jillian Tamaki The […]