Stuffed Animal Sleepover
Upcoming Events for Kids

Crazy 8s Math Club

September 16, 2014

A FREE and fun interactive Math Club for children in Kindergarten - 2nd grades!

Caldecott Creativity Project: Watercolor Class

September 20, 2014

Watercolor class for children ages 8-13

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Read a Good Book Online

Animated fiction and non-fiction picture books online


First Day Jitters by Julie Danneberg
Franklin Goes to School by Paulette Bourgeois
I am Dead at Recess by Neil Crone
I Miss Franklin P. Shcukles by Ulana Snihura
Mahalia Mouse Goes to College by John Lithgow
Miss Malarkey Doesn't Live in Room 10 by Judy Finchler

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BookFLIX (use this link when at the Library)
BookFLIX (use this link when not at the Library)

Watch the story then read the non-fiction book:

Back to School:
Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes
(Non-Fiction) We Help Out at School by Amanda Miller
The Teacher from the Black Lagoon by Mike Thaler
(Non-Fiction) This is the Way We Go to School by Laine Falk

The Great White Man-Eating Shark by Margaret Mahy
(Non-Fiction)  A Shark Pup Grows Up by Katie Marisco

Where the Wild Things Are Written and Illustrated by Maurice Sendak
(Non-Fiction)  Where Land Meets Sea By Allan Fowler

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International Children's
Digital Library

Read childrens books in many languages
from around the world. Try Going Downtown
or La alforja del Jocobado