Author: Maureen

Looking for something to do with your kids over spring break? The library’s Mystery Bag Challenge can help! Each family will receive a paper bag with a STEM related challenge card and the materials needed to complete it.  Kids use their creative problem solving skills and...

Do your kids love doing crafts? Or do you enjoy making crafts for them? Check out Creativebug, a great online resource for crafters of any age! All you need is your library card number to access a virtual library of videos and projects in a...

Do your kids love picture books? Then check out the Indiana Early Literacy Firefly Award! This annual award allows children ages 0-5 to vote on their favorite picture books, with the help of an adult. To vote, read this year’s nominees and then print off...

We are always getting new materials here at the library! Here are a few recent favorites that arrived on our shelves. For even more new materials, make sure to take a look at our new book section in the Children's Room! Picture Books [gallery ids="19420,19418"] Sea Bear by...

The Children's Room currently features a fun picture book display of Interactive Stories! All of these books ask the reader to get involved in the story. These picture books are a great way to help kids learn to interact with the pictures and text of...

If you missed our Wonderful Ones storytime this week, don't worry! Here are some suggestions for a great storytime you can do at home. Or come to one of our other storytimes at the Library, every Monday-Thursday at 10 a.m. Books to share Meow, Moo, Cock-a-Doodle Doo:...

Little Owl's Orange Scarf by Tatyana Feeney Little Owl's Egg by Debi Gliori Owl Sees Owl by Laura Godwin Little Owl Lost by Chris Haughton A Book of Sleep by Il Sung Na Good Night Owl by Greg Pizzoli Little Owl's Day by Divya Srinivasan Hoot Owl, Master of Disguise by Sean...

Napping Hosue Wednesday, November 28 10-10:30 a.m. Children's Room Hear Audrey Wood's The Napping House and The Full Moon at the Napping House, then play along as we act the stories out. Each child will get a 'retell paper' to help them tell you the story at bedtime.   Did you...

To honor National Adoption Awareness Month, the Children's Room is featuring a display on adoption and related topics. All books on a display are available to be checked out! Here are a few more books from our collection on adoption, but the Library owns even...