Youth

Hello Kitty

Hello Kitty Day

Calling all fans of Hello Kitty! Ms. Halli has planned some fun stories, crafts and activities. Have your picture taken at the special photo booth. Come prepared to have fun as we celebrate our favorite kitty on Monday, December 28 @ 2:00p. This program is for kids ages 3 and up and is limited to […]

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Making a List

Looking for a great book for your child? Stop by the Youth desk and ask one of our friendly librarians for a suggestion. Looking for a great bargain? Check out the gently used books in the lobby. They make a great gift and support the Friends.

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Thank You, Thank You, Thank You

Thank you to everyone who donated items for the Friends Fall Basket Auction. Thank you to those who purchased the baskets. Thank you to the Friends for their constant support of library programs.  

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November is Picture Book Month

Now is the time to read, share and celebrate the love of picture books. Stop by the library and explore the picture book area where the books are now shelved by theme – Adventures, Celebrations, Nature and more. Want a longer picture book story? Discover our Illustrated Fiction collection and check one out today.

Battle of the Books

Battle of the Books 2016 is On!

Battle of the Books, the reading competition for teams of local fifth graders is back. Teams of 3, 4 or 5 read 15 books selected by our Youth Services librarians and answer questions in a quiz show format. Battlers and coaches can check out 2 books per card, each for one week with one week […]

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The 2015 Dragon Award Winner is…

“I Survived the Sinking of the Titanic, 1912” by Lauren Tarshis! Big thanks to the more than 890 kids who voted for the Dragon Award this year. Runners- up were “The Tale of Despereaux” by Kate DiCamillo, “Babymouse: Queen of the World” by Jennifer Holm, “Knucklehead” by Jon Scieszka, and “Ivy & Bean” by Annie […]

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Discover World Book Online

Looking for help with your latest assignment? Need a picture for your project? Just want to explore something on your own? World Book Online has articles, activities, pictures, audio and visual tools to meet your every need. There is even a dictionary! Discover World Book Online today!

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Discover Britannica School

Here you will find learning tools for every level – elementary, middle and high school. Watch and learn with videos, have fun with games and other activities. Find a quick answer to your question or take more time to explore articles about famous people and places. If you are in school, Britannica School is here […]

Game on

Get Your Game On!

Our newest program for board game lovers. There will be chess, checkers, cards and a variety of board games on Tuesday night starting at 6:30 for kids in grades K-5. Bring a friend or meet a new friend and get your game on!

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Doggone Loveable Readers

Love dogs? Love reading? Maggie and Midas would love to have you read to them. As a bonus each time you read you will receive a stamp. After you have four stamps you can pick a free book of your choice. Call the Youth desk at 248.693.3002 to schedule a time to read to our […]