Tag: reading

Hurry to the Book Fair!

Kick off party Tuesday October 3rd, 3-4pm in the Library– Come meet with Mark and Caralyn Buehner the creators of the fantastic Snowmen series of picture books, make a snowman craft and drop off a stuffed toy friend for an

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How to Get Your Teacher (Child) Ready

  A new book to help transition us all into the school year, How to Get Your Teacher Ready by Jean Reagan is a sweet addition to her How-to picture book series. Jean is a former OC parent and has

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Book Swap

Is your child looking for something different to read? Have they read everything in the house? Including all of the cereal boxes?! Have them grab a book they are finished with and meet us at the park for a Book Swap!

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Time to put the books to bed for the summer!

Sadly, this Friday (5/19) will be the last day to check out books from the school library this year. We ask that you look under beds, car seats, behind winter coats, in back packs and all of the other places

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Did you see it?

At the bottom of your  registration page. The part where you can sign your child up for a SLC library card? Do it. If your child does not already have one, do it. It is free even if you do

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Summer Reading!

There are so many free, easy and entertaining ways to keep kids reading this summer! Story times, crafts, performances, prizes, workshops and BOOKS! Public Library Reading Programs- http://www.slcpl.lib.ut.us/events/view/3969/   Trackers will be handed out on the 29th. http://www.slcolibrary.org/le/lesp/index.htm The Utah State Fair- http://www.utahstatefair.com/readandwin 

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What’s in YOUR wallet?

Comic book writer Stan Lee says, “The smartest card in my wallet? It’s a library card.” Stan Lee talking about how important libraries are. We are all about modeling the behavior we want to see in our kids, right? So,

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A movie and a book?

For your neighborhood outdoor movie viewing pleasure- Despicable Me 2 will be showing for free at the Avenues Block Party tomorrow July 25th @ dusk and is hosted by Hatch Family Chocolates 376 8th Ave.   If you still need

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How is that summer reading going?

Watch and listen to Dav Pilkey explain how reading makes cats jealous.   Then check out some of his books – Dogzilla The Captain Underpants and Diaper Baby Series The Silly Gooses Big Dog and Little Dog The Dumb Bunnies

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Books + Art = Bigger Brain

Literature and Art are being paired a lot this summer. This weekend you can find books and chalk hanging out together at The Gateway shopping center. Enjoy a free book and some beach themed fun while celebrating foster families. KSL

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