The Tigers Home Opener is this coming Friday, April 10th. Even if you don't have tickets to the big game, you can get into the baseball spirit with a hotdog, popcorn, and a family-friendly baseball movie from CPL. Some of my favorites are The Sandlot, Angels in the Outfield, and Rookie of the Year. Batter Up!
Chalk Box Kid by: Robert Clyde Bulla
Date: 4/18 at 1pm
Beans on the Roof by: Betsy Byars
Date: 4/23 5pm
Children age 4-6 and caregivers are welcomed for a hare-raising fun tea party with Peter Rabbit and his friends. We’ll hear the Story of Peter Rabbit, make a craft and have a snack. Online registration begins April 1.
Bubble Bath Pirates
Huggly Takes a Bath
King Bidgood's in the Bathtub
The Amazing Adventures of Bathman!
and you're in grade K-3, then you should check out the
Reading Rainbow Young Writers & Illustrators Contest, sponsered by Detroit Public Television. The deadline to enter is Saturday March 28, 2009. Good luck!
Are you a puppy lover? Then you will love Biscuit! Biscuit is a little yellow pup who just loves to have fun. Meet him in the first of many books in the Biscuit series for beginning readers. He's also the star of several picture books and board books! Want to learn more about the world of Biscuit? Visit the website of the author behind the series, Alyssa Satin Capucilli.
Bolt, Beverly Hills Chihuahua, Hotel for Dogs. There have been a lot of family films released with dogs in them lately. But they've always been a surefire Hollywood hit all the way back to the days of Lassie and Rin Tin Tin.
The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes
Date: April 4 at 1pm
Charlotte's Web by E.B. White
Date: April 9 at 5pm
Do you speak a language other than English? Are you studying a language in school? Do you want to learn another language for your own enrichment? If you answered YES to any of those questions, you need to check out the children's international language collection.
Last year we added non-English juvenile feature films and learning DVDs and all languages available in the Muzzy language learning series, and this year we've eliminated the old book/cassette language kits and have updated with book/CD kits.