Blog Entries

Staff Member

Kids Books for the Dog Days of Summer

The dog days of summer may be coming to an end, but there are still plenty of doggone good books to read! Here are just a handful of our favorite stories, both real and fictional, about canine companions. 

Take & Make - Jawsome Paper Shark

Shark week may be over, but the fun doesn't have to be! If you've got paper, scissors & glue at the house, you can make a paper shark of your own using these instructions. 

Shark Week! Jawsome Books for Kids

It’s Shark Week, which means it’s time to nerd out and learn about these incredible ocean dwellers! Take a look at some favorite children's books about sharks.

Take & Make - Slithering Snake

Over 100 of you have already taken home the Summer's first Take & Make craft - a slithering snake! Did you miss out on picking one up at the library? Well have no fear, you can print one out here!

Hit the Road with a Great Family Audiobook

Summer is nearly here! If you'll be spending some quality family time in the car (or if you're just looking to add some read aloud magic to your days around the house!), check out one of these wonderful audiobooks.

Picture Books to Read with Dads

Father's Day is almost here! Sharing stories together is a fantastic way to celebrate the special dads, grandfathers, and other important men in kids lives!

National Running Day

Ready... set... RUN! June 2 is National Running Day. Pick up one of these books to inspire your family to get out and move.