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Which Bear Is Best?

Two toy teddy bears

Who doesn’t love a soft, sweet teddy bear?  Or, better yet, a funny, sardonic Grizzly?  I can’t seem to resist these children’s picture books featuring bears…  I Want My Hat Back by Jon Klassen  This is one of those books that is just as fun for the adult as for the child.  A simple yet clever book with illustrations that… read more >>

Playlist for the Apocalypse


It feels like the end of the world, but the silver lining is this: there’s a banging soundtrack for it! Here are several recommendations for songs that you can borrow from our Hoopla catalog that may help your inner dancing queen  (♫ young and sweet, stuck in quarantine ♫).   “We Will Become Silhouettes” from the album We Will Become Silhouettes by The Postal Service Released… read more >>

Caterpillar to Butterfly


Spring is the perfect time to explore how caterpillars become butterflies!  Share these resources with your preschool or early elementary children.   Watch author Eric Carle read his book, The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Read these books from the library’s eBook collection.  You can click on the links below or search for these titles in the Libby app: Everybody Loves Butterflies by Tanis Taylor… read more >>