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Second Grade Visits

It’s that time of year again! Outreach for Summer Reading!

My library happens to be across the street from a local elementary school, and every year the second graders come over for library card signups, a tour, and an opportunity to check out books. 181 more words

Public Library

Saw It On Pinterest: Ideas that worked

While my library takes a storytime break this month to do school summer reading visits, I thought I’d share a couple of recipes I found on Pinterest that I recently tried. 471 more words


Crafts Vs. No Crafts, The Great Storytime Debate

There’s been a lot of discussion about this in various circles. When it comes to arts & crafts, librarians often fall into one of two camps. 741 more words


What We Did in Storytime, Bunnies!

We did a bunny storytime for spring.  Storytimers are the most fun!

Theme:   Bunnies         Age:  0-6         Literacy Focus:  Love Books


I don’t know if I’ve ever had a group laugh so much to a book as this group did to the… 147 more words

Picture Books

Everything That Went Wrong On Our Road Trip to Minneapolis

​We went on a road trip recently and while it was great for the most part, we did hit a few bumps along the way. The worst one is the last thing in the video so if you have a weak stomach, click out a little early. 15 more words


What I Did in Storytime, Tacos Tacos Tacos!

I’ve been doing this gig for a long time and I’ve done thousands of storytimes. In the beginning I had to write everything down so I knew exactly what I was going to do and in what order. 241 more words

Picture Books