Children's programs

Children's programs

Creating the Illusion of Movement

image from Stop Motion - Rocket Takeoff!All summer we've been celebrating reading, making, and creating with the "Reading by Design" summer reading program theme.  We've made turtles and stuffed felties, frogs and pin-hole cameras.  Even stop-motion films!  Early in June, a group of eighteen kids came t

Year of the Rooster

Bob Gilbert with a Rooster, printed in the News-Gazette April 10, 1985

January 28th is Chinese New Year, and it's the Year of the Rooster! 

Yay!

The first exciting news is that on Thursday, Elora Cork completed her first 100 books on her way to 1000 Books Before Kindergarten!  Elora received two special stickers and got her picture taken for our online gallery.  If you haven't registered yet, we would love to have you joi

A Picture is Worth 1000 Words

On Wednesday, patrons of all ages had a great time creating optical illusions with chalk and a digital camera during "Not Your Ordinary Chalk Art!" in Cherry Alley.  The weather was perfect and the results amazing.  We thought we would share some highlights of the evening.  Enjoy!  -Elaine B.