Parenting

Mother Daughter Book Club: The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle

This month our Mother Daughter Book Club read The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle by Avi. We met tonight to discuss Charlotte’s persecution and trial, and the many claims made […]

Craig Newton's Really Big Music Show

On August 8th, 2015 we had a special guest, Craig Newton, put on a music show for families in our Donald Wright Auditorium! He brought a ton of instruments and […]

continued from El Deafo Part 1   Sign Scavenger Hunt The program was geared toward kids ages 8-12, but all ages were invited to attend.  We started out in the Story […]

Family Storytime: Dads!

Today’s family storytime was about Dads! “What?” you ask.  “Father’s Day was three months ago!” Well, some really great books about Dads came out recently and I have been wanting […]

Today we had an out of this world storytime as we explored outer space together! Books We Shared   We learned all about what astronauts do in I Want to […]

Today’s storytime was all about ducks!  We sang “Six Little Ducks” with Raffi, and “Five Little Ducks” with a felt board.  Parents, if you want to make a toy that […]

What better way to observe the upcoming Valentine’s Day than with a storytime! Books We Shared Animals kiss in so many different ways, and you can see many of them […]

One of the most enjoyable things about providing storytime is seeing the kids learn the different songs and rhymes we do and then begin to do them on their own.  […]

Today we spent storytime with our friends of the porcine persuasion — pigs!  This was a really fun storytime to do, since so many of the books offer instances for […]

January is National Soup Month!  And while it may not be cold outside here, any weather is good for snuggling up with a story.  Here’s what we did at our […]