25
Nov

Infant & Toddler Storytime: Thanksgiving

In storytime today we were thankful for food, fun and friends! Books We Shared     We started Infant storytime off by reading Thanks for Thanksgiving by Julie Markes, illustrated by Doris Barrette.  This is a lovely celebration of being thankful for the simple joys around you.  Next, we read/sang Over the River and Through the […]

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25
Nov

Accordion Book Craft Program! – November 19

              Last Wednesday the creative juices were flowing during the Accordion Book Craft program!  Kids ages 5 & up (and some adults – you know who you are…) put together some magnificent works of art.  Crafting activities aren’t just for fun – they do have specific developmental benefits for children.  […]

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22
Nov

Getting your stories published

Our Kids’ Writing Workshop met today and learned all about the publishing process.  To make things really easy and visual for them, I put together a packet of samples.  A lot of beginning writers (especially kids) don’t understand what a good submission packet looks like and may get undue rejections for that reason.     […]

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