Silly Sidewalk Obstacle Course Come see our sidewalk obstacle course outside the library from September 19 – October 3. Book Babies: If You’re Happy and You Know It by Lauren Abbott | April 28, 2021 | Blog, Book Babies, Kid's Corner | 0 CommentsSinging a book with your child can be a lot of fun, especially when it's, "If You're Happy and You Know It!" Try doing the ASL sign for "happy" as you sing with your child. You can also add other emotions such as "sad", "hungry", or "thirsty."Join us live Wednesdays... Read More Story Time: Love to Laugh! by Lauren Abbott | April 27, 2021 | Blog, Kid's Corner, Story Time | 0 CommentsWe love to laugh! Ha, ha, ha, ha! Laughing begins with the letter "L". It's good for the spirit, and it's just plain fun! So have a little fun with these books, songs, and activities. And perhaps, you might yourself laughing out loud, too.Join us live Tuesdays at... Read More Kid and Tween STEAM: Flying Machines by Lauren Abbott | April 27, 2021 | Blog, Kid STEAM, Kid's Corner, Tween Scene, Tween STEAM | 0 CommentsThese paper airplanes are easy to make and fly incredibly far! Things you will need include: Scissors Tape Glue Ruler 3x5 card 2 8.5x11 sheets of paper (one of the airplanes is a bat, so you can use some darker paper for that one if you'd like!) Read More Book Babies: Welcome, Spring! by Lauren Abbott | April 21, 2021 | Blog, Book Babies, Kid's Corner | 0 CommentsSpring is a great time for exploration, discovery and sensory experiences. You and Baby can talk about sounds, smells, colors, and how things feel to the touch such as a leaf that's wet after a rainstorm. Try some of these books and songs to help Baby, "Welcome,... Read More Story Time: Llamas and Alpacas! by Lauren Abbott | April 21, 2021 | Blog, Kid's Corner, Story Time | 0 CommentsHola! Hoy hablamos de llamas, or... Hello! We talked about llamas today! We love llamas and their cousins like alpacas and camels. We also love to speak Spanish which is the language they speak in Chile and Peru, where you can find both llamas and alpacas. If you'd... Read More Teen Craft: Tea Light Planets by Lauren Abbott | April 15, 2021 | Blog, Craft Instructions Post, Teen Crafts | 0 CommentsThese tea light planets are really easy and fun to make! You will need: a ping pong ball a tea light acrylic paints a paper plate/painting surface an exacto knife/scissors (if you didn't get a kit; we made the hole for you) Read More Teen Activities April 18-30th by Lauren Abbott | April 15, 2021 | Blog, Teen Zone | 0 CommentsTeen Anime Club: My Hero Academia Season 5 Monday, April 19th at 4:30 p.m. in the Community Room. This month, we'll watch and chat about the new episodes in My Hero Academia Season 5. Madison BiblioManiacs: Historical Fiction Monday April 26th, 4:30-5:30 pm in the... Read More Book Babies: Bugs, Bugs, and More Bugs! by Lauren Abbott | April 15, 2021 | Blog, Book Babies, Kid's Corner | 0 CommentsToday in Book Babies/ Toddler Time, we read all about bugs! The fun thing about bugs is that they come a a variety of shapes, sizes, and colors. Talk about their differences and similarities with your child as you explore the incredible world of insects.Join us live... Read More Story Time: Ladybugs by Lauren Abbott | April 14, 2021 | Blog, Kid's Corner, Story Time | 0 CommentsDid you know... Ladybugs don't have have their black spots when they hatch? Or, they hibernate or "sleep" through the winter like a bear? Or, they are one of the most "helpful" bugs in our garden? Not only are ladybugs cute, they are awesome! What else can you and... Read More Kid and Tween STEAM: Hot Air Balloon Art by Lauren Abbott | April 13, 2021 | Blog, Kid STEAM, Kid's Corner, Tween Scene, Tween STEAM | 0 CommentsTry your hand at cut paper art and play with perspective with this hot air balloon art craft! Things you will need include: Scissors Glue stick Something round to trace a circle from (such as a cup) Markers Paper for the sky, grass/trees, balloon basket, and clouds 6... Read More 0 Comments Submit a Comment Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Submit Comment This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.