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Say Say Oh Baby Rhyme

February 19, 2015

Watch as Miss Nina and Wren demonstrate the Say Say Oh Baby rhyme that we use in our Babes in Arms storytimes at the Davis and Haggard Libraries, which is suitable for pre-walkers 0-9 months old. Try this rhyme at home and then come to Babes in Arms to learn more!

Our spring storytime session goes until May 9!

Babes in Arms
Davis – Tuesdays at 10am
Haggard – Wednesdays at 9:30am

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Apple Tree Rhyme

January 22, 2015

Watch as Miss Nina and Wren demonstrate the Apple Tree rhyme that we use in our Babes in Arms storytimes at the Davis and Haggard Libraries, which is suitable for pre-walkers 0-9 months old. Try this rhyme at home and then come to Babes in Arms to learn more!


Our spring storytime session goes until May 9!

Babes in Arms
Davis – Tuesdays at 10am
Haggard – Wednesdays at 9:30am

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The Gingerbread Boy Puppet Show

December 25, 2014

We present to you PPLS’s Gingerbread Boy puppet show. Enjoy!

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My Teacher is a Monster!

August 28, 2014

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by Peter Brown

Bobby’s teacher is a monster. Or is she? Bobby likes to go to the park to take his mind off his monster teacher, but one day… she is there! Bobby and his teacher end up spending some time together in the park, quacking with ducks and flying paper airplanes. Watch as his teacher slowly transforms from a monster into a real person. When Bobby gets back to school, he views his teacher a little differently… but that’s not to say she doesn’t still get a little monstrous at times.

This is a fun book that can show kids how people can act differently in different situations. Just because a teacher acts a certain way during class doesn’t mean she can’t have fun outside of the classroom! And as always, Peter Brown’s illustrations are bold and adorable. Love that Peter Brown!

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I’m the Biggest Thing in the Ocean

July 24, 2014

Check out our shadow puppet show based on the book I’m the Biggest Thing in the Ocean by Kevin Sherry! We had a lot of fun making it!

(Shadow Puppet show inspired by Salt Lake City Public Library.)

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Charlotte and Wilbur

June 26, 2014

Charlotte talks to her snail friend Wilbur at the Haggard Library!

The Mischievians by William Joyce

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Charlotte and Eddie’s Suburban Dare Adventure

May 22, 2014

Charlotte and Eddie learn about Suburban Dare.

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Hiding Phil

March 20, 2014

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by Eric Barclay

What would you do if you found an elephant? Would you want to keep him? In Hiding Phil by Texas author Eric Barclay, three friends meet an awesome elephant named Phil. They have a great time playing in the park until they realize Mom and Dad might not be so excited about keeping an elephant. They must hide Phil! But where do you hide an elephant?

With bold illustrations, and the most adorable hat-wearing elephant you’ve ever seen, you’ll have fun watching the Phil’s friends think of creative ways to hide him. Maybe you can think of even more hiding places for an elephant!

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Charlotte with Gerard

February 20, 2014

Charlotte hangs out with Gerard the Giraffe at Parr Library.

Giraffes Can’t Dance by Giles Andreae.

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Charlotte with Daisy

January 23, 2014

Charlotte visits Daisy the Sheepdog at the Parr Library.

Bark, George by Jules Feiffer

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