Colorful heading Pop-Up Story Time Drawing with photo of the Youth Terrace outside next to words Enter Today!

Pop-up Family Story Time Drawing

We hear you, so we are trying something new! Our Youth Librarians will be offering a pop-up story time outside on the Youth Services Terrace each week in August. (See dates & times below.) Space is very limited, with room for 10 family groups to gather safely. To offer everyone an opportunity to join us, we are holding a story time drawing,…

 
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New! Scavenger Hunts at Cranbrook

Try our Sensory Walk & Find or for more of a challenge, try our Scavenger Hunt on the grounds of Cranbrook House & Gardens! You can pick up the sensory walk & find sheet or scavenger hunt sheet at the Youth Services or Adult Services Desks. Or you can download and print from home:

Cranbrook Sensory Walk &…

 
Summer Reading 2021 Tails and Tales. Log your reading and win prizes. Starts June 21 through July 31 (1)

Summer Reading Tails & Tales

There’s still time to register! Research shows that there is a tendency for students to lose some of the reading skills they learned during the previous school year over the summer, known as the “summer slide.” By continuing to read over the summer, children retain their reading levels as they enter their next grade in the fall.

Register for the online TAILS AND TALES SUMMER READING PROGRAM for all ages,…

 
Realistic Fiction For Grades 4 6 Ms. Liz Is Holding The Starup Squad Picture Of Four Girls Starting A Lemonade Stand To Sell Lemonade

Book Talks!

Looking for something new and exciting to read this summer? Our Youth Librarians have some wonderful recommendations for you! Check out Ms. Liz’s video recommendations for realistic fiction! Some of her favorites include:

The Startup Squad by Brian Weisfeld
I Can Make This Promise by Christina Day
We Dream of Space by Erin Entrada Kelly

Realistic fiction not your genre of choice?…

 
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Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Bitmoji Library Display

Looking to learn more about Asian Pacific American Heritage Month? Click around our digital display with books, audio books, videos, and more to explore! …

 

WHAT WE’RE READING, LISTENING TO, AND WATCHING

  • A Single Stone book cover. Image of seven people digging under a mountain.
    A Single Stone
  • Paper Heart By Cat Patrick Yellow Heart With Blue Shadow Of A Girl Standing On The Left Curve Of The Heart
    Paper Heart
  • Stella Book Jacket - Girl Hugging Beagle dog in front of a tree
    Stella
  • Hideandseeker
    Hide and Seeker
  • Howtobee
    How to Bee
  • Inkling
    Inkling
  • Placeatthetable
    A Place at the Table
  • Strays
    Strays Like Us
  • Beyondme
    Beyond Me
  • Braver
    Braver: A Wombat's Tale
  • Charlieprice
    The Remarkable Journey of Charlie Price
  • Notificanhelpit
    Not If I Can Help It