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Book of the Day: Why Not You?
Monday, May 23, All Day
Book of the Day: Why Not You?
We all have big dreams! Sometimes it's hard to imagine our big dreams coming true. But what if someone saw all the amazing and spectacular parts of us instead--our winning smiles, our fancy feet, our warm hearts--and asked, "Why not...
Book of the Day: Zhang Heng and the Incredible Earthquake Detector
Tuesday, May 24, All Day
Book of the Day: Zhang Heng and the Incredible Earthquake Detector
When thousands of people die in China's earthquakes, Emperor Shun Di does not know what to do as it takes days for a city to communicate the news to the Emperor. He assigns his wisest advisor, Zhang Heng, to create...
Story Time Ages 2-5
Tuesday, May 24, 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Story Time Ages 2-5
Join us for stories inside the library! Come listen to stories and make a craft with us. Story time will meet on Tuesday or Wednesday mornings at 10:00am from April 5th to June 25th. For ages 2-5.
Book of the Day: Golden Girl
Wednesday, May 25, All Day
Book of the Day: Golden Girl
Seventh grader Aafiyah Qamar loves playing tennis, reading Weird but True! facts, and hanging out with her best friends, Zaina. however, Aafiyah has a bad habit that troubles her--she's drawn to pretty things and can't help but occasionally "borrow" them....
Story Time Ages 2-5
Wednesday, May 25, 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Story Time Ages 2-5
Join us for stories inside the library! Come listen to stories and make a craft with us. Story time will meet on Tuesday or Wednesday mornings at 10:00am from April 5th to June 25th. For ages 2-5.
Book of the Day: Powwow Day
Thursday, May 26, All Day
Book of the Day: Powwow Day
Today is powwow day! Then River remembers: no dancing for her this year. Even though she's feeling better lately, she's still not strong enough. Maybe she can at least dance Grand Entry? Join River and her family as they enjoy...
Book of the Day: The Wild World Handbook Creatures
Friday, May 27, All Day
Book of the Day: The Wild World Handbook Creatures
We share this incredible planet we call home with countless living creatures, from butterflies, frogs, and falcons to koalas, snakes, and dolphins. And just like us, animals everywhere are faced with the growing threat of climate change. This title empowers...
Book of the Day: Sir Fig Newton and the Science of Persistence
Saturday, May 28, All Day
Book of the Day: Sir Fig Newton and the Science of Persistence
For Mira Williams, the summer is not off to a great start. Her best friend, Thomas, just moved a billion and one miles away from Florida, to Washington, DC. Her dad has been laid off and is feeling down. And...
Family Story Time
Saturday, May 28, 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Family Story Time
Join us for stories inside the library! Bring the family and come listen to stories and make a craft with us. Story time will meet on Saturday mornings at 10:00am from April 9th to June 25th. For ages 3-8.
Book of the Day: I am Quiet
Sunday, May 29, All Day
Book of the Day: I am Quiet
Emile is not shy--he is quiet. Emile may seem timid and shy on the outside, but on the inside he is bustling with imagination. While grown-ups and even other kids may see Emile as the shy kid who doesn't raise...
Book of the Day: Louisa June and the Nazis in the Waves
Monday, May 30, All Day
Book of the Day: Louisa June and the Nazis in the Waves
Life for Louisa June is changing in big swells, like storm currents in her tidewater Virginia. Days after Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941, Hitler declared war on the US, unleashing U-boat subs to attack American ships. Suddenly, the...
Book of the Day: Bold Words for Black Women
Tuesday, May 31, All Day
Book of the Day: Bold Words for Black Women
Bold Words for Black Women honors fifty modern leaders who have dared to raise their voices and persevere through hardship and injustice to become revolutionaries and dreamers, artists, and creators. Featuring women like musical powerhouse Beyonce Knowles-Carter, tennis great Serena Williams,...
Story Time Ages 2-5
Tuesday, May 31, 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Story Time Ages 2-5
Join us for stories inside the library! Come listen to stories and make a craft with us. Story time will meet on Tuesday or Wednesday mornings at 10:00am from April 5th to June 25th. For ages 2-5.
Book of the Day: Can You Survive the Schoolchildren's Blizzard
Wednesday, June 1, All Day
Book of the Day: Can You Survive the Schoolchildren's Blizzard
It is January 12, 1888, and you're caught by surprise by a powerful blizzard that sweeps across the Midwest. Dangerously cold temperatures, high winds, and deep snow make travel nearly impossible. Will you find your way home through the storm...
Story Time Ages 2-5
Wednesday, June 1, 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Story Time Ages 2-5
Join us for stories inside the library! Come listen to stories and make a craft with us. Story time will meet on Tuesday or Wednesday mornings at 10:00am from April 5th to June 25th. For ages 2-5.
Book of the Day: Wild Beings
Thursday, June 2, All Day
Book of the Day: Wild Beings
We are curious, strong, and fierce. We are creators, explorers, and seekers. We can climb, leap, and run...We are wild. Dorien Brouwers's gloriously illustrated ode to the kindred spirits of children and animals celebrates our universal, unbreakable bonds with Mother...
Book of the Day: Me and Ms. Too
Friday, June 3, All Day
Book of the Day: Me and Ms. Too
For as long as Molly can remember, it's always just been her and Dad. Dad, who likes to splash in the pool, who likes to spin at the park, who bakes the best cookies around. But that was before Dad...
Book of the Day: Away With Words
Saturday, June 4, All Day
Book of the Day: Away With Words
Saucy Flossy had a fit Because her outfit would not fit. "This outfit is not fit to wear," said Saucy Flossy, "I'll go bare." May Ann Hoberman celebrates the joy of wordplay with poems about the alphabet, assonance, alliteration, grammar...
Family Story Time
Saturday, June 4, 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Family Story Time
Join us for stories inside the library! Bring the family and come listen to stories and make a craft with us. Story time will meet on Saturday mornings at 10:00am from April 9th to June 25th. For ages 3-8.
Book of the Day: I Love You Blue
Sunday, June 5, All Day
Book of the Day: I Love You Blue
Isn't the blue ocean beautiful? But when a storm hits, the waves roar and rage. Mayday! Mayday! Can anyone help? One rescue leads to another in this charming story of friendship, revealing that care for the ocean and its inhabitants can lead...
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