07
Feb

Preschool Storytime: Space!

We read books about space in today’s preschool storytime. First we did a song to learn everyone’s names: Zoom Zoom Astronaut Can you say your name or not? What’s your name? _____________ Let’s all say it together! (from Jbrary) We started with Sheep Blast Off by Nancy Shaw and illustrated by Margot Apple. It’s a […]

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03
Feb

Lucha Libros: Big Nate in a Class By Himself

Tonight, kids came to Central Library to answer questions about the book Big Nate: In a Class By Himself by Lincoln Peirce. Before we started our battle, our very own “Big Nate” showed what makes him “surpass all others”–his MAD RUBIX CUBE SKILLZ!!  Teen volunteer Nathan demonstrated he can solve a rubix cube in under half […]

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29
Jan

Robots Preschool Storytime

There’s a whole story box circulating our ten branches this season with books and activities about robots, so this is just a snippet!  The stories shared during this preschool storytime explored bad and good robots, robots who destroyed the world and robots who saved us, robots who find new friends, and robots who help out […]

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28
Jan

Toddler Storytime – January 26 – Butterflies!

We had lots of fun with butterflies in storytime today!  Here are the stories, rhymes, activities & songs we shared: OUR OPENING SONGS: Welcome, Welcome Welcome, welcome everyone, Now we’re here, let’s have some fun First we clap our hands just so, Then we bend and touch our toes Welcome, welcome, everyone Now we’re here, let’s […]

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28
Jan

Infant Storytime – January 26 – Butterflies!

    Our Infant Storytime was all about butterflies today!  We read a special slide-and-seek book by Emma Parrish which was a big hit.  Each page asks, “Where is Flutterby Butterfly?”  This leads us on a search for our special butterfly as we move through a bird’s nest, flowers, a beehive, a spider’s web and […]

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26
Jan

Toddler Storytime – January 19 – Sleepy, Oh So Sleepy Babies

Our toddler storytime today was ALL about sleepy babies (even the wild kind)…. Here are some of the books, songs & activities we shared: OUR OPENING SONGS & ACTIVITIES: Welcome, Welcome Welcome, welcome everyone, Now we’re here, let’s have some fun First we clap our hands just so, Then we bend and touch our toes […]

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