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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Monday, April 28, 2014
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Lapsits are every Monday from 10:15-11:00 a.m. for children 1 1/2 -2 years of age. The children's programs encourage parents, and other caregivers by modeling the American Library Association's Every Child Ready to Read Initiative that includes Talking, Singing, Reading, Writing, and Playing and promotes early childhood literacy.

For more information call the library at 385-5333.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Baby and Toddler Lapsits meets on Tuesday mornings at 10:15 A.M. in Bookingham Palace. This program incorporates books, music, fingerplays, puppets, educational toys, as well as lots of socializing with other babies,toddlers and caregivers. This program is for babies and toddlers up to two years of age. This program models the American Library Association's EVERY CHILD READ TO READ initiative.
For more information please contact Celine Swan, Youth Services Librarian at 385-5333.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Family (Pajama Time) Story Hour meets on Tuesdays from 7:00-8:00 p.m. in Bookingham Palace. This Story Time is for families and for kids of all ages. Kids may wear their pajamas and/or slippers. This Story Time incorporates books, music, crafts, educational toys, and lots of FUN! The library program models the American Library Association's Every Child Ready to Read Initiative that encourages parents and caregivers to talk, sing, read, write, and play with their children and promote early childhood literacy.

Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This Story Time meets every Wednesday at 10:15 A.M. This program emphasizes the six pre-reading skills children need to know before entering kindergarten. The library models the American Library Association's Every Child Ready to Read Initiative. Program activities might include stories, crafts, music, and treats. For children ages 3 to 5 years old.

Daycares and groups of 6 or more must call ahead in order to attend.

Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Time
12:40 PM - 1:40 PM
Description
Wasmer School will come for a Scavenger Hunt and games. 19 students plus teachers.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Cub Scout tour for Nicky Smith and 8 cub scouts ages 8-10 with Nicole.
Location
Children's Section
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 05, 2014
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Lapsits are every Monday from 10:15-11:00 a.m. for children 1 1/2 -2 years of age. The children's programs encourage parents, and other caregivers by modeling the American Library Association's Every Child Ready to Read Initiative that includes Talking, Singing, Reading, Writing, and Playing and promotes early childhood literacy.

For more information call the library at 385-5333.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 06, 2014
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Baby and Toddler Lapsits meets on Tuesday mornings at 10:15 A.M. in Bookingham Palace. This program incorporates books, music, fingerplays, puppets, educational toys, as well as lots of socializing with other babies,toddlers and caregivers. This program is for babies and toddlers up to two years of age. This program models the American Library Association's EVERY CHILD READ TO READ initiative.
For more information please contact Celine Swan, Youth Services Librarian at 385-5333.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 06, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Family (Pajama Time) Story Hour meets on Tuesdays from 7:00-8:00 p.m. in Bookingham Palace. This Story Time is for families and for kids of all ages. Kids may wear their pajamas and/or slippers. This Story Time incorporates books, music, crafts, educational toys, and lots of FUN! The library program models the American Library Association's Every Child Ready to Read Initiative that encourages parents and caregivers to talk, sing, read, write, and play with their children and promote early childhood literacy.

Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 07, 2014
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This Story Time meets every Wednesday at 10:15 A.M. This program emphasizes the six pre-reading skills children need to know before entering kindergarten. The library models the American Library Association's Every Child Ready to Read Initiative. Program activities might include stories, crafts, music, and treats. For children ages 3 to 5 years old.

Daycares and groups of 6 or more must call ahead in order to attend.

Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 07, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Homeschooler's group will come and learn about library literacy. They will be in two groups.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 22, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Children's FIZZ, BOOM, READ! Summer Reading Program Kickoff from 7-8 PM and same program repeated 5.23.2014 from 11-12 PM for those that can't make it.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 23, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Children's FIZZ, BOOM, READ! Summer Reading Program Kickoff from 11 AM-12 PM in Meeting Room ABC.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

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You can begin tracking your reading minutes to win prizes starting at 7 PM on Thursday May 23rd. Be sure to attend our Summer Reading Program kick-off program on the 23rd at 7 PM OR the 24th at 11 AM. You will NOT want to miss Jason Huneke, not just a comedian and not just a juggler.


Reviews
Review
cool and sceary read all  Grand Island Public Library Online Catalog
Title
R.L stine goosebumps the curse of the mummy`s tomb
Title
The Aesop For Children
Author
Aesop
Review
this book is funny


because oliver had berets in his hair.  Grand Island Public Library Online Catalog
Title
bed head
Author
margie palatitni
Review
Good book to learn about how to make dogs get along with each other.  Grand Island Public Library Online Catalog
Title
Oscar
Author
Ellen Miles
Title
Llama Llama misses Mama
Author
Anna Dewdney
Title
Super Fudge
Author
Judy Bloom