Date: May 20, 6:30-8:30 PM
Dodsworth in New York by written and illustrated by Tim Egan
Cork & Fuzz by Dori Chaconas ; illustrated by Lisa McCue
Iris and Walter by written by Elissa Haden Guest ; illustrated by Christine Davenier
Houndsley and Catina and the birthday surprise by James Howe ; illustrated by Marie-Louise Gay
Mouse and Mole, fine feathered friends by Wong Herbert Yee
A bargain for Frances by Russell Hoban ; pictures by Lillian Hoban
Star Wars, the clone wars: the secret villain by Rob Valois
Pearl and Wagner: four eyes by Kate McMullan ; pictures by R.W. Alley
Elvis the rooster and the magic words by Denys Cazet
Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish ; pictures by Fritz Siebel
Splat the cat sings flat by Rob Scotton
Go away, crows! by [Harriet Ziefert] ; pictures by Santiago Cohen
Pete's party by written by Jon Scieszka ; characters and environments developed by the Design Garage: David Shannon, Loren Long, David Gordon
Diego saves a butterfly by adapted by Lara Bergen ; illustrated by Warner McGee
Word Bird's shapes by Jane Belk Moncure ; illustrated by Chris McEwan
Amy's big race: the sound of long A by Cecilia Minden and Joanne Meier
Bob Books listen and read 1. Set 1, Beginning readers 1- 4 by text, Bobby Lynn Maslen ; pictures, John R. Maslen
Biscuit plays ball by story by Alyssa Satin Capucilli ; pictures by Pat Schories
Clifford's best friend by Norman Bridwell
- Super Smash Brothers Brawl Tournament. Wednesday, April 3, 3:00-5:00 PM in the Community Room.
- Creatapillars. Thursday, April 4, 2:00-3:00 PM in the Purple Room.
- Kristy Robinett, Psychic. Thursday April 4, 7:00-8:00 PM in the Purple Room.
- Ninjago Lego Party. Friday April 5, 2:00-3:00 PM in the Community Room.
Family Storytimes begin the week of April 29. These storytimes are designed for children ages 5 and under with a caregiver, and do not require registration. Weekday sessions are held in the Community Room. Saturday sessions are in the Purple Room.
Open Family Storytimes , April 29-June 1:
- Mondays 10:00-10:30 AM in the Community Room
- Tuesdays 7:00-7:30 PM in the Community Room
- Wednesdays 10:00-10:30 AM in the Community Room
- Thursdays 10:00-10:30 AM in the Community Room
- Saturdays 10:00-10:30 AM in the Purple Room
NOTE: The library is closed and there will be no storytime on Monday, May 27.
On Sunday, April 14 from 2:00-3:00 PM, The Organization for Bat Conservation will present Biodiversity LIVE! Explore the amazing variety of wildlife on planet Earth. Discover the interconnectedness between plants and animals. Topics include the balance of natural ecosystems, how humans are impacting biodiversity (habitat destruction, invasive species, climate change), and simple actions that can be taken to protect wildlife from extinction. Live animals include a bearded dragon, sugar glider and a large fruit bat.
Hop on Pop by Dr. Seuss — A Dr. Seuss classic.
Have you seen my cat? by Eric Carle — An easy reading version of Eric Carle.
The big, red blanket by Harriet Ziefert — Harriet Ziefert's easiest readers.
A mop for pop by Foster & Erickson ; illustrations by Kerri Gifford Russell
Fish and Frog by Michelle Knudsen ; illustrated by Valeria Petrone
Date: Monday, April 29 2012
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 PM
Location: Purple Room
One great way to celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday is to participate in Read Across America by reading to your child this evening. You can also watch Seuss videos or play games on the Seuss-themed website Seussville.
Monday - Mid-Winter Break Movie Madness, 12:00 - 8:45 PM
Tuesday - Make a T-shirt Tote, 2:00-3:00 PM
STEM Series: Supermarket Science, 7:00-7:45 PM
Wednesday - Creatapillars, 2:00-3:00 PM
Have you found yourself following rainbows to find pots of gold? Do you have a four-leaf clover tucked in your pocket? Come to our March Family Fun Night, Wednesday, March 20, 2013, from 7:00-8:00 PM. We'll have a green snack, do some fun St. Patty's Day activities, and if luck travels with us--a surprise! Registration is open on Friday, February 22, 2013 and open to kids ages 5 to 9 years old with a caregiver. See you there!
[Baby Leprechaun at Play by ihave3kids is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0]
"Hand in Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed America" by Andrea Davis Pinkney
Author Honor Books:
"Each Kindness" by Jacqueline Woodson
"No Crystal Stair: A Documentary Novel of the Life and Work of Lewis Michaux, Harlem Bookseller" by Vonda Micheaux Nelson
"I, Too, Am America" illustrated by Bryan Collier
Illustrator Honor Books:
"H.O.R.S.E." illustrated by Christopher Myers
Give a sunshiney, warm welcome to Gustafer Yellowgold! A friendly creature who came to Earth from the sun, Gustafer is living out an explorer’s life in a slightly psychedelic version of the Minnesota woods with a sensitive Dragon, fashionista Pterodactyl, his best friend the Eel, among many others. The Rock Melon Tour is a multi-media performance of live music, animated illustrations and storytelling presented by its creator, Morgan Taylor.