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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Saturday, February 28, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
The Linh Quang Lion and Dragon Dance Troupe from Lincoln will be here to perform for all ages in Meeting Room AB. We will have refreshments in Bookingham Palace.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 02, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Monday Lapsit is for children ages 1-2 years of age and their parent/caregiver. This is an interactive play time for preschool children that learn primarily through their senses. This incorporates play, books, fingerplays, crafts, and more. We model and recommend Every Child Ready to Read an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 03, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Baby Lapsit is a children's program for ages birth-2 years of age. Babies and parents/caregivers will read books, do fingerplays, listen to music, sing,and more! We model and encourage the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 03, 2015
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
This program takes place from 7-8 PM in Bookingham Palace. It is for preschoolers and their families. Families will play with educational toys, listen to stories, do crafts, and other hands-on preliteracy fun! The library models and recommends Every Child Ready to Read an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 04, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Storytime is for children ages 3-5 years of age and their parent/caregiver. Children will listen to stories, do crafts, listen to music, sing, and more! The library models and recommends Every Child Ready to Read, an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 07, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Come celebrate Dr. Seuss's 111th Birthday at 11:00 AM in Meeting Room ABC. Kids wear your Dr. Seuss hats or other Seussical clothing. We will have snacks, games, and of course sing Dr. Seuss Happy Birthday, and read some of his favorites.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 16, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Monday Lapsit is for children ages 1-2 years of age and their parent/caregiver. This is an interactive play time for preschool children that learn primarily through their senses. This incorporates play, books, fingerplays, crafts, and more. We model and recommend Every Child Ready to Read an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Baby Lapsit is a children's program for ages birth-2 years of age. Babies and parents/caregivers will read books, do fingerplays, listen to music, sing,and more! We model and encourage the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
This program takes place from 7-8 PM in Bookingham Palace. It is for preschoolers and their families. Families will play with educational toys, listen to stories, do crafts, and other hands-on preliteracy fun! The library models and recommends Every Child Ready to Read an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Storytime is for children ages 3-5 years of age and their parent/caregiver. Children will listen to stories, do crafts, listen to music, sing, and more! The library models and recommends Every Child Ready to Read, an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Homeschoolers preschool-1st meet in Bookingham Palace, and older elementary meet with Chery B in nonfiction area.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 21, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Join us for bilingual fun on the third Saturdays of the month May-August at 11:00 AM. You will hear stories, sing song, crafts, snacks, and more! This program is in conjunction with the Multicultural Coalition. This program is for preschoolers and their families.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 23, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Monday Lapsit is for children ages 1-2 years of age and their parent/caregiver. This is an interactive play time for preschool children that learn primarily through their senses. This incorporates play, books, fingerplays, crafts, and more. We model and recommend Every Child Ready to Read an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Baby Lapsit is a children's program for ages birth-2 years of age. Babies and parents/caregivers will read books, do fingerplays, listen to music, sing,and more! We model and encourage the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
This program takes place from 7-8 PM in Bookingham Palace. It is for preschoolers and their families. Families will play with educational toys, listen to stories, do crafts, and other hands-on preliteracy fun! The library models and recommends Every Child Ready to Read an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Storytime is for children ages 3-5 years of age and their parent/caregiver. Children will listen to stories, do crafts, listen to music, sing, and more! The library models and recommends Every Child Ready to Read, an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 28, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Children of all ages will listen to stories, sing songs, and do crafts!
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

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The traditional school year winner is Engleman Elementary!
The year-round school year winner is Starr Elementary!

The movie "How to Train Your Dragon" will be showing at the Historic Grand Theatre on Saturday, August 9th at 1:00 PM for those of you who read 500 minutes and received a movie ticket from the children's desk.

Our last weekly trivia winner is Ethan T. from Gates Elementary!

Winners of the grand prize will be announced soon...

Reviews
Review
Title
pugsley
Author
ellen miles
Genre
fantasy
Review
This is the second book in this series that I have read. I read the first book in school at Newell. I like this series.  Grand Island Public Library Online Catalog
Title
Smells Like Treasure
Author
Susan Selfors
Review
Title
File under 13 suspicious incidents
Author
lemony snicket and sewth
Genre
fiction
Review
Liked how she was scared of dinosaurs dressed as clowns  Grand Island Public Library Online Catalog
Title
Who Will Haunt my House on Halloween
Author
Jerry Pallotta
Review