Infant and Toddler Time - Sleep!

Luckily no one yawned during our Infant and Toddler Storytimes today.  I understand that our theme could make a person very, very sleepy.  Check out some of the stories, activities and songs […]

Infant and Toddler Time - Thanksgiving!

In anticipation of the holiday, we spent our storytime reading books about Thanksgiving.   I know I was thankful to share time with the beautiful infants and toddlers who attended Tuesday’s […]

Family Storytime: Using Our Manners

We started our storytime with the song “The More We Get Together” by Raffi and read stories about the importance of using our manners whenever we have a get together […]

Be a Light Bender

On Nov. 18, 2016, to celebrate Young Readers League and its 2016 selection of Circus Mirandus by Cassie Beasley, we had a science program called “Be a Light Bender!” We […]

Writing Contest Winners

We’re pleased to announce the Young Readers League 2016 Writing Contest winners! This year, young writers were challenged to tell us something about a new character joining a magical circus, their special ability or […]

Young Readers League 2016 Writing Contest Category 1 (Age 8-11) 1st place The Peculiar Man by Hannah Sagheb 11 years old (Grade 6) Immaculate Heart School   Once there was a man, And he […]

Young Readers League 2016 Writing Contest Category 1 (Age 8-11) 2nd place Circus Shenanigans by Adam Kakuk 11 years old (Grade 6) Palm Crest Elementary School     As I walked down a dusty road, heading […]

Young Readers League 2016 Writing Contest Category 1 (Age 8-11) 3rd place Instincts by Veronica Mason 11 years old (Grade 6) Immaculate Heart School The last act of the night, me. Someone […]

Young Readers League 2016 Writing Contest Category 1 (Age 8-11) Honorable Mention The Lady of the Moon by Jasmine Sov 10 years old (Grade 5) Sierra Madre Elementary School   Sadilena (Sadie) Rose […]

Young Readers League 2016 Writing Contest Category 1 (Age 8-11) Honorable Mention Lavender Rose and the Magic Circus by Tabitha Foster 11 years old (Grade 6) Immaculate Heart Middle School   Once upon […]