Earlier this month, OverDrive announced Black Lives Matter: Community Read. This OverDrive digital book program is created to provide your library simultaneous access to important titles on social justice and anti-racism. The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander, is available as an audiobook through July 15, 2020. Me and … [Read More]
Join us via Zoom for one-on-one lap time with bouncing rhymes, books, bubbles, music and group play just for babies and caregivers. These activities enhance development of language and sensory skills. Decorah Public Library Staff Account is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Baby Zoom Time: Jun 26, 2020 10:30 AM Central Time … [Read More]
It’s #lovinglibraries Thursday and we’re super appreciating this Pride-themed storytime from the Brooklyn Public Library. https://www.facebook.com/BrooklynPublicLibraryFamily/videos/730750814367409/UzpfSTg1NDQ1MTUyNDk6MTAxNTgxNTk0NzI3NTUyNTA/
We love yoga! Do you ever get overwhelmed, grumpy, or tired? Us too (sometimes.) This week Mikah Jaschke of Root to Rise Holistic Wellness will lead us in this 7 minute “calm down” yoga practice to help us all find some gentleness.
It’s #findit Tuesday! This week searching for beautiful, wonderful, things that we’re grateful for. Want a hard copy of this scavenger hunt? We’ll have printed out versions available outside the library by the ground floor book drop! Or, download and print from home by clicking on one of the images below…
Happy Juneteenth! Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day, is considered the oldest celebration honoring the end of slavery in the United States. Today we want to celebrate by sharing a video of author/poet/Newbery/and Caldecott winner Kwame Alexander reading his beautiful Newbery Award Winning book The Undefeated. Looking for more ways to celebrate? We learned about the following book events planned … [Read More]
LBTGQ+ Fiction & Nonfiction Children, JF, YA Celebrating Pride
Have you ever made a cup phone or looked inside a guitar? This week for #lovinglibraries Thursday we want to shout-out the Ames Public Library and this cool video they made about the science of sound and sound waves. [Read More]
Join us via Zoom for one-on-one lap time with bouncing rhymes, books, bubbles, music and group play just for babies and caregivers. These activities enhance development of language and sensory skills. 𝐃𝐞𝐜𝐨𝐫𝐚𝐡 𝐏𝐮𝐛𝐥𝐢𝐜 𝐋𝐢𝐛𝐫𝐚𝐫𝐲 𝐒𝐭𝐚𝐟𝐟 𝐀𝐜𝐜𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐭 𝐢𝐬 𝐢𝐧𝐯𝐢𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐭𝐨 𝐚 𝐬𝐜𝐡𝐞𝐝𝐮𝐥𝐞𝐝 𝐙𝐨𝐨𝐦 𝐦𝐞𝐞𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠. 𝙏𝙤𝙥𝙞𝙘: Baby Zoom 𝙏𝙞𝙢𝙚: Jun 19, 2020 10:30 AM Central Time … [Read More]
We love yoga with Mikah! Today we’re celebrating warm weather with this 10 minute “bird yoga” practice.