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Celebrate Día Children’s Day by Reading Diverse Books

Posted 2 months ago by Heather H

Posted in Children and Parenting and Culture and Diversity | Tagged with children's day, coding, dia, diverse books, early literacy, El día de los libros and El día de los niños

Día, also known as El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children’s Day/Book Day), is a nationally recognized initiative emphasizing the importance of literacy for all children from all backgrounds.

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Let's Talk About Facebook and Social Media Privacy

Posted about 1 year ago by Heather H

Posted in Education and Nonfiction | Tagged with cambridge analytica, Chamath Palihapitiya, Facebook, Instagram, internet privacy, mark zuckerberg, michal kosinski, privacy, sean parker, social media, social media privacy, Twitter and user data

With recent news heavily focused on Facebook and user data, we decided to weigh in on the subject by shedding a little light into the world of social media privacy.

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Be Part of the Caldecott Read-In, Jan. 20

Posted about 1 year ago by Heather H

Posted in Children and Parenting and Fiction | Tagged with award winners, awards, Caldecott Awards, Caldecott Medal, caldecott read in, Children's Stories, events and picture books

Every year, the Library hosts a Caldecott Read-in, where members of the community (ages 10 and up) are invited to be local judges, deciding on the previous year’s best picture books.

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Start the New Year with Yoga - At the Library!

Posted about 1 year ago by Heather H

Posted in Arts, Crafts and Hobbies, Children and Parenting and Nature and Travel | Tagged with Yoga, yoga adults, yoga classes, yoga kids, yoga teens and yoga videos

Considering a New Year's resolution to get healthy and/or reduce stress? That’s where the latest edition of “At the Library” comes in – as yoga is a great fit for these resolutions!

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