Blogs: Kids

  • Reading In Spanglish: The Rooster Who Would Not Be Quiet!The rooster who would not be quiet book cover

    Para leer este blog en español, por favor haga clic aquí. Welcome! ¡Bienvenidos! Welcome to Reading in Spanglish! The monthly blog series that explores popular bilingual, multicultural and Spanish children’s literature. In this blog we will feature different books that will help either strengthen a home language skill, introduce a second language or expose your child to multicultural characters and topics. This month we will be discussing “The Rooster who would Not Be Quiet by Carmen Agra Deedy, Illustrated by Eugene Yelchen.
    Posted by: adilene rogers on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 5:05 PM | Comments: 0
  • eSpotlight - Groundhog DayMarmota Monax - Groundhog lounging on a rock

    February 2 is Groundhog Day, that annual occasion in North America when a furry beast gets to predict the weather! 
    Posted by: Stacy Tomaszewski on Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 10:08 AM | Comments: 0
  • Oh, the Places You'll Go ... This Year!Cover art: Oh, the Places You'll Go! book

    Fall is here, and the kids are back in school. It might be time for that long-deserved day away. The library is a great resource for finding your get-away location.
    Posted by: Nancy Macias on Saturday, January 20, 2018 - 1:05 PM | Comments: 0
  • Early Literacy At Home: January 2018 CalendarWee Play Early Education friends: Conroy Cougar, Sixbot Robot, Emilia Puppy, Kato Kitty, and Bolt Bird

    These fun and simple activities to do at home are just one way to help develop your child's pre-reading skills for January. Pick and choose or try them all!
    Posted by: Nari Ferderer on Monday, January 1, 2018 - 9:00 AM | Comments: 0
  • 5 Resources for Armchair TravelingBest. State. Ever. by Dave Barry

    As the weather turns colder, staying indoors becomes more appealing, but you can still travel without leaving your home by getting lost in a book! Check out these items that take place in different parts of the U.S. and/or international locations.
    Posted by: Jessica Chung on Friday, December 22, 2017 - 3:00 PM | Comments: 0