Lincoln Essay Contest

Katie Burden, winner of our 2019 President Lincoln essay contest, with children’s librarian Emily McDonald. Katie’s essay was one of six essays submitted to the contest for 2nd-5th graders. Every kid received a prize donated by an anonymous donor, including an...

Slime! Science! Service!

The Tween Curiosity Club last Saturday afternoon featured all three with lessons from Mary Hill, a popular and regular presenter for the club. As you can see, the slime turned out — well — perfectly slimy! The Curiosity Club meets from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m....

So, they sew

A room full of children learned to sew using flannel pumpkins and black cutouts to make their own jack ‘o lanterns Friday afternoon during Discovery Club at the library. The kids learned careful use of needles and how to thread them and then stitch together...

Spooky science!

Kids involved in Friday’s Discovery Club enjoyed “spooky science” activities led by Ms. Jana, who leads almost all our science-related programs. About 15 young people attended Friday’s session. Again, the venue is the library multi-purpose...