summer reading challenge

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 […]

Meet the kids' grand prize winner for Central Library!

The Central Library’s Children’s Summer Reading Challenge winner is Diego, a kindergartener who completed his whole reading game board and then was randomly selected to take home our squishable Porter the Polar […]

Summer Reading Kickoff: Read to the Rhythm!

We had forty participants at our Kickoff program to our Summer Reading Challenge! Families came to our Studio On 4th to dance, make musical instruments and rock out! Here’s a […]

Foxy Finds a New Home!

Congratulations, Foxy, and we hope you’ll be very happy with your new owner, Grace!  Grace was the winner of our grand prize drawing for the Central Library mascot, Foxy! Thanks […]

Brother Yusef

The kids had such a great time singing, shaking and learning the blues with Brother Yusef at today’s Thursday Tunes and Tales.  You can find his CD Blues for Beginners […]

Pictures of Staff -- Drawn by Kids!

    One of the things we’ve had the most fun with this summer is seeing the pictures kids have drawn of our Children’s Desk staff! Here’s Mr. Nick:   […]