Making Music

You don’t have to be a musician to make music with your baby! Sharing music with your child is an important part of his or her development – both in-utero and once baby arrives. Starting a musical tradition with your child is a great way to jump start learning, promote bonding, and build communication from […]

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2019 Bookmark Contest

It’s that time of year again: Bookmark Contest! Swing by one of our five libraries to pick up an entry form, or download and print from our website. Entries are due to our libraries by February 15. bit.ly/PPLArt  Entries are limited to one per person. Entries should not contain copyrighted characters (for example, Garfield or Pokémon), […]

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Literacy Craft: Blue Bird Song (LIBRARY MAKE)

Singing with is a great way to learn language and improve listening skills. Singing often slows down words and sentences making it easier to differentiate individual sounds. Repetition in songs helps with memory and attention. Today we will be making props to help emphasize our Blue Bird song, and encourage interaction. Watch the video tutorial […]

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Unplug for the Holidays

With so much tech in our everyday lives, it can be refreshing to step away from the digital world and get hands on. Try out some of those Pinterest crafts for kids; there’s tons! One of my current favorites is the Paper Plate Snowflake Yarn Art. This project really helps develop eye-hand coordination, fine motor […]

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