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Dinnertime for Chickies (board book)

Dinnertime for Chickies
by Janee Trasler (Author, Illustrator)

Booktalk: Eat dinner with the Chickies in this rhyming padded board book!

Dinnertime, Chickies.
Let’s all eat. 44 more words

Carnival Post

Help Us Name the Library Monster!

The following note is from Michal, a librarian in Children’s Services.  She writes today about one of our interactive displays…

What should we call the library monster?  41 more words


September Early Literacy Calendar

Every month, the children’s services staff of the St. Charles City-County Library District create an Early Literacy Calendar for the community. Each calendar includes fun, impactful early literacy activities that can help children develop the skills necessary to learn to read. 55 more words

Reading at Home

by Patti Leary, Literacy Coach at Wing School

I am often asked the question, “When should I stop reading aloud to my child?”  The quick answer is… 216 more words

Elementary Schools

Literacy Apps for Early Learners

Every day our little ones discover new and interactive ways to learn, explore and grow. Digital media is no exception to these discoveries. It seems that now more than ever children are taking to screens as a way to learn and feed their inquisitive minds. 503 more words


Growing Readers--wheels

I’m so excited to announce that we are now offering a storytime especially for emerging readers ages 4 and up!  It is called Growing Readers, and it meets on Mondays at 4:00 p.m. 641 more words

At The Library