September 20, 2018 | jonesw
Did you miss our Books and Stories Storytime this week? Don't worry, here's what you missed, plus a few more suggestions to have a bookish storytime at home!
September 20, 2018 | strande
If you enjoyed reading about Kirsten Larson, the American Girl character who immigrates to the United States from Sweden in the 1850s, you might be interested in these titles.
September 18, 2018 | jonesw
Did you miss our Nature Storytime this week? Don't worry, here's what you missed, plus a few more suggestions to inspire an outdoorsy storytime you can do at home (bonus points if you do it outside!).
September 16, 2018 | Boydl
September 15, 2018 | Boydl
Do you like to read books about creepy stuff, but don't want to be scared? These books feature paranormal characters without being scary.
September 14, 2018 | davisr
The 2018 National Book Awards Longlist of Literature for Young People has been announced. The finalists will be announced on October 10th, so be sure to check back! See the full list of ten at the website or find the books to read from the library.
August 18, 2018 | stenzell
This day celebrates the sport of geocaching, a real life treasure hunting game which involves using GPS devices to locate hidden containers called geocaches in a variety of locations around the world. Geocaching is a fun way to work with friends to find items while exploring the outdoors or other new locations. According to the website www.geocaching.com, there are 4,479 geocaches around Canton. Check out the resources below to learn how to geocache or to read stories in which geocaching plays a central role!
Teaches readers how to use a Global Positioning System receiver in order to find caches, or hidden objects, while out hiking, and learning orienteering.
August 16, 2018 | agudenburr
Two cats that look alike live in the same building and, when they sneak out to visit one another, worry their young owners by their changed behavior.
Simon, the housecat, points out that he may not roar like a lion or run fast like a cheetah, but he has many other things in common with the big cats.
Mr. Raisin is a bit of a grump. He lives all alone in a little house, and he likes it that way just fine. One day, a mysterious basket appears on Mr. Raisin's doorstep. When he opens it up, it seems there's nothing inside... until he notices a floating dog bobbing along his ceiling.