Children's Services Blog

The Itchy Book

cover of The Itchy Book by LeUyen PhamI do love summer.  But it is not without its reasons to itch.  There’s sunburn, heat rash, bug bites, poison ivy, and the list goes on.  For an informative (and entertaining) take on the topic, try

Happy Birthday!

Cover of the Book, "Happy Birthday: the Story of the World's Most Popular Song" by Nancy Kelly AllenHappy Birthday! This week we celebrate the birthday of America on July 4th with parades, picnics, fireworks, and more.

Baby Monkey, Private Eye

cover of Baby Monkey Private Eye by Brian SelznickWhat in the world is this book, I asked myself as I found

Sand and Surf

cover of The Brilliant Deep by Kate MessnerJust arrived - two fascinating books about water.  The first, Christy Hale’s

Next Wave of Musical Instruments!

Photograph from Prairie Breezes Mini Concerts for KidsI’m excited to say that the Library now offers even more music equipment for check-out.  There are several new drum options, like the set of

On the Road for Summer Reading

Logo for the 2018 Summer Reading Program - Reading Takes You Everywhere This is the time of the year the children’s services team visits k-5 students to promote the summer reading program.

Get Ready for Earth Day!

cover of I Love Our Earth by Bill MartinThis coming week marks Earth Week, leading up to the 48th celebration of Earth Day on Sunday, April 22.  You will want to mark your calendar for two great events next we