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Every Day is Earth Day

While Earth Day may be celebrated every April 22, really every day we live on this plant together is Earth Day! Check out just a few of our favorite books about this beautiful world and ways that we can protect it.

Take & Make - Rainbow Collage

If you registered for and picked up a bag, you'll have what you need for this craft ready to go. But even without the bag, you can still follow our video instructions to add some color to the final few weeks of winter with a torn paper rainbow collage. 

Tales of Luck and Lore from Ireland

Irish tales are steeped in tradition and handed down through generations. Every storyteller adds  their own interpretation and  flourish to the tale. 

You're Never Too Old for a Great Picture Book

There was an opinion piece in last Sunday's New York Times that resonated with us here at the library. Pamela Paul wrote Your Kids Aren't Too Old for Picture Books, And Neither Are You, and we couldn't agree more!

Happy Birthday Judy Blume!

Today, February 12, is the birthday of the incredible Judy Blume! Writing for children, teens, and adults, Blume has published books for readers in every stage of life. Her books have sold over 85 million copies and have been translated into 32 languages.

Favorite Family Read Alouds

Reading as a family isn't just fun, it builds children's imaginations and vocabularies, and expands their worlds. 

Here are our top three tips for reading aloud with kids!