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The Liar’s Dictionary Book Discussion

For people who love language and words, July’s book discussion selection “The Liar’s Dictionary” by Eley Williams, is a must read. From the New York Times Books of the Times book review,  section: . “The English […]

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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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Hamden Public Library – Zoom Etiquette

What is Zoom? If you haven’t yet Zoomed, it is likely that you will! More and more people and groups are conducting formal and informal meetings and chats online, that is, virtually, rather than face-to-face […]

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Online STEAM with Miss Johnea

Hello All! Today we are using plastic eggs in this reusable, Earth Day inspired craft! By the end, you will have made either a bug or a shaker egg! Bugs You will need: Plastic Easter […]

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Online STEAM with Miss Johnea

Good morning all! Today we are making binoculars and going on a safari! Our binoculars will be made from some recyclable materials and then we will go on a search for different colors that we […]

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Llama Story Time With Miss Johnea

Join Miss Johnea while she reads some fun books about llamas! (Note: this video is unlisted and you will need to use the link above to access it as it won’t be available on our […]

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Garden Club With Miss Paula

Do you miss Garden Club with Miss Paula? How about watching some videos of her garden? Today, she is sharing videos on how to plant some seedlings!

Children's Blog

Garden Club With Miss Paula

Do you miss Garden Club with Miss Paula? How about watching some videos of her garden? Today, she is sharing videos of how to plant potatoes in our community garden!

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Miss Paula’s Garden Club

Do you miss Garden Club with Miss Paula? How about watching some videos of her garden? Today, she is sharing videos of her garlic and lettuce.