Database Highlight: PebbleGo

PebbleGo is an early literacy resource for children in preschool through 3rd grade who are just learning how to read. There is a listening option where Pebble Go will read the passage to you. There is a search function to quickly find what you are looking for, or you can click through pictures to browse available topics. Available are two modules: animals and social studies,…

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Wonderbooks are Here!

The Youth Services Department is thrilled to introduce its new Wonderbook collection! Wonderbooks combine a physical book with a built-in audiobook player so children can read follow along with their favorite books. We have a variety of picture books, leveled readers, chapter books, nonfiction, and biographies available in this format!

In addition to reading mode, each Wonderbook can be switched to learning mode to ask questions that encourage children to think about what they’ve read….


September Reading Theme – Think, Make, Do!

Even though Back to School might be a little different this year, September is still time to get back to learning after Summer Break.

Check out this selection of books, available online, about inventing and creating!…

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Roam From Home Media Packs

Youth Services is offering specially selected kits to explore different locations around the globe.  These all-ages packs include books, movies, and music to experience a new locale as a family.

Choose from: Antarctica, Australia, the Caribbean, China, England, France, Hawaii, Italy, South America, or Spain.

***Interested in a location not listed?  Ask for a customized pack!***…

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Virtual Learning This School Year? We Can Help!

Did you know that we offer an assortment of databases and online research help specifically to help children succeed in their studies? From world languages, book recommendations, research sites for elementary and middle school kids, and more! You can find all of our databases for kids on our website.

The State of Michigan also offers a variety of online resources for kids….



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