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Title
Date
Monday, February 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, February 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, February 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, February 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, February 07, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Kids of all ages can come and listen to a story, do crafts, and other fun activities. Kids will get to read with Eddie the Comfort Dog.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 09, 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, February 10, 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, February 10, 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, February 11, 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, February 14, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Kids of all ages can come listen to stories and do some fun crafts. We model and recommend the Every Child Ready to Read initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 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
Monday, February 16, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Homeschoolers middle school children will meet to discuss a different book each month with Rachael Caskey and Celine Swan. Other activities/snacks will be included.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 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, February 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, February 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, February 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, February 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, February 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, February 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, February 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, February 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

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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
I never knew how all of that worked   Grand Island Public Library Online Catalog
Title
Bouncing and bending light
Title
the imaginary friend
Author
kelly hashway
Genre
fiction
Review
very good book.mysteroius!!  Grand Island Public Library Online Catalog
Title
Left behind:Through the fames
Review
Katie saved Thanksgiving by making a feast for them!  Grand Island Public Library Online Catalog
Title
Katie Woo: Katie Saves Thanksgiving
Author
Fran Manushkin
ISBN
978-1-4048-5988-3
Review
A new teacher who teaches the students on how to make a newspaper. She is making the kids interview the teachers.   Grand Island Public Library Online Catalog
Title
Mrs. Lilly is Silly
Author
Dan Gutman
Genre
juvenile fiction
ISBN
9780061969218
Review
I thank Humprey is a fuuny hamster  Grand Island Public Library Online Catalog
Title
The world according to Humprey
Author
Bett G. BIRNEY
Genre
FICTION
ISBN
978-0-14-240352-5