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Birds

OPENING SONG: Mister Sun OPENING RHYMES: Two Little Black Birds (Soft & Loud) Open, Shut Them ACTION RHYME: Little Birds, Little Birds Little birds, little birds, jump up and down. Little birds, little birds, don’t make a sound! Little birds, little birds, tip-toe to me. Little birds, little birds, bend your knees! Little birds, little…

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Homeschool Mornings- Science

We recently started a new program at our library for homeschool families. It’s a monthly program that invites children of all ages to come and explore different topics such as science, art, literature, etc. This month we did science experiments using candy! It was a blast! This would be a fun program for summer too…

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A House is a Home

OPENING SONG: Mister Sun OPENING RHYME: Open, Shut Them FINGERPLAY: Tap at the Door Tap at the door, Tap one hand with fingers of other Peep in, Form fingers into rings around eyes. Turn the knob, Make turning motion with other hand. Walk in, Walk fingers of one hand on palm of other. And –…

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Tablet Update & Parental Control Apps

It’s been about a month now since we put up our Tablet Look-Up Station and we still think it’s pretty nifty – and our patrons do too! Kids have adapted to using the tablet easily (maybe too easily!)  We thought we had access to apps and settings fairly hidden, but kids figured out waaay faster…

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LEGO® Family Night

LEGO® family night was such a HUGE success, I highly recommend hosting one at your library! Who doesn’t love LEGO®? :) ARTWORK & PRINTABLES: What Poppeline Sees Blog LEGO PRIZE TABLE Our library received free tickets to The LEGO® Movie and a Mini LEGO® City Police Car to give away as prizes during family night. We normally don’t do prizes…

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Picnic Storytime

OPENING SONG: Mister Sun OPENING RHYMES: Two Little Blackbirds (soft & loud) Open, Shut Them ACTION RHYME: Picnic Time I opened up storytime by asking the group what we should bring on our picnic. We chanted the rhyme below as we packed up all of our picnic food. They loved playing with this cute picnic basket set! The Kidoozie…