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Get Kids Outside To Learn All About Nature and Science

Posted 10 months ago by April S

Posted in Arts, Crafts and Hobbies, Children and Parenting, eBooks and Audiobooks, Education, Nature and Travel and Nonfiction | Tagged with art activities, early childhood education, ecology, family recreation, learn, outdoor activities for children, outdoor recreation for children, play, science and STEM

Get outside and engage with your children. Learn all about nature, science and so much more with these great educational books.

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Colorful and Informative Nonfiction Picture Books Curious Kids Will Be Wild About

Posted about 1 year ago by Cindy V

Posted in 101 Picture Book Challenge, Children and Parenting, eBooks and Audiobooks, Education, Movies and Music and Nature and Travel | Tagged with animal books for kids, animals, biology, early literacy, picture books, reading recommendations, ready to read, Steve Jenkins and zoology

Curious kids will definitely love the amazing illustrations and educational content found throughout the picture books in this blog post.

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Get Inspired to Get Moving on National Walking Day and Beyond

Posted about 1 year ago by April S

Posted in eBooks and Audiobooks, Health and Wellness, Movies and Music and Nature and Travel | Tagged with digital audiobooks, exercise, heart health, heath & fitness, National Walking Day, sports & recreation, streaming music, streaming video and workout

National Walking Day is observed on the first Wednesday in April each year. Let the Library inspire you to get moving this Spring and beyond.

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Small-Space Gardening

Posted about 1 year ago by Jessica H

Posted in Arts, Crafts and Hobbies, Cooking, Home and Garden, Nature and Travel and Nonfiction | Tagged with balcony gardening, container gardening, gardening, gardening with kids, patio gardening, small space gardening and urban gardening

Small-Space Gardening is an activity everyone can enjoy with just a little creativity! With specialized small-space garden kits available commercially at local home stores for do-it-yourselfers, this can be done in even the smallest spaces with some ingenuity.

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