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Quote of the Week

You never know where a book will take you. Imagine the possibilities. #earlyliteracy

-Don’t forget to enter our weekly book giveaway for Pam Schiller’s Me, My Family, and Friends. 23 more words


Storytime - Friendship

Last week, I kicked off my first round of storytimes at my new library. I was a little nervous (but mostly excited!) to make my storytime “debut” because I know how much the storytimers loved the previous Youth Services Librarian. 1,240 more words

Carving my niche... with Barefoot Books

This blog came to life as an antidote to a post-PCS (Permanent Change of Station aka “our move”) funk that had left me feeling… well, funky.   876 more words

Stay At Home Mom

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