Friday, September 28, 2007

Event Kit for Puff the Magic Dragon

The new book Puff the Magic Dragon by Peter Yarrow ( J782.42 YARRO) has an event kit available if you would like to use it.

Cute craft to go with Mo Willems pigeon books. It was created by Heather (SHW) for her KIDZ Club box.

Click on it to enlarge and print.

Wednesday, September 26, 2007

Children's SRP Goes Green

Exciting news! Our children's summer reading program is going green for 2008. What does that mean? We will strive to be environmentally & socially conscious, ad free, and empowering the children to realize that kids can make a difference in the world. How are we going to do this? Stay tuned for more.

BTW if you have suggestions on how to complete the above goals please let me know.

Tuesday, September 25, 2007

Buy a laptop for a child, get one free

Wow. This deal is for real. If you buy this laptop for a child in a developing country you will get one free for your child. The cost is $399 and the one for your child will be delivered in time for Christmas. The offer runs from Nov. 12 to Nov. 26. Check it out at Buy a Laptop for Child, Get One Free.

Monday, September 24, 2007


If you have not seen Bow-Wow Bugs a Bug by Mark Newgarden yet be sure to check it out. It is a wordless books that shows the story of a dog following a bug through-out the day. Great book to encourage a child to tell a story.