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27 Dec Just For Kids!

This winter don't get stuck inside listening to your child's same ole obnoxious television shows. Our library has some wonderful online resources for children. Go to our website where we have a place Just For Kids! and take a look-see at all the fun games, stories, songs we...

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19 Dec Christmas Around the World

One of my favorite holiday traditions is to visit the Christmas Around the World exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago. The exhibit evolved from one tree in 1942 to more than 50 decorated trees and displays depicting holiday traditions from across...

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08 Nov New Media Recommendations for Children

This month the American Academy of Pediatrics released their updated media recommendations for children. The new recommendations are more practical. The revised recommendations help parents manage screen time with their own family's schedule. Jenny Radesky, coauthor of one of the new policy statements, says, "We want them to focus...

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26 May Gearing Up For A June Family Roadtrip? Here Are My Audiobook Recommendations

Escape Boredom and Stop Fights Between Siblings Check out my audiobook recommendations: Junie B. Jones collection How to Train Your Dragon Series The Bad Beginning by Lemony Snicket. Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman Chronicles of Narnia Series Peter and the Starcatchers Series The 39 Clues Series Roald Dahl' s Charlie...

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