Children

Nature Scavenger Hunt

This week, try a nature scavenger hunt in your own backyard! How many of the items below can you find?

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Wonderbook Weekends Storytime

Do you enjoy our read-along collection at the library, books that you can read and listen along to at the same time? Join Playaway, the maker of Wonderbooks, @playawayproducts Saturdays and Sundays at noon on Instagram stories for a free kids read-along storytime!

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Happy April Fools' Day!

Why does an elephant use her trunk as a bookmark? ...Because then she NOSE where she stopped reading!

It's April Fools' Day! Tell us a joke. Don't know any good ones? Look through our ebooks to find your favorite one and share it with us. Click on the titles below to find them on Overdrive!

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Staff Pick: Strega Nona

Strega Nona by Tomie dePaola

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Suffolk Libraries at Home

Suffolk County Libraries have put together a list of online resources for our young patrons while school is out. It includes great authors, illustrators, museums, and more that are offering virtual experiences. This list is a “living document” and will be added to as more resources become available!

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Staff Pick: Where Is Machu Picchu?

Where Is Machu Picchu? by Megan Stine 

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Community Service Art Opportunity!

Calling all kids! Want to make art and earn community service hours at the same time from home? Our own Idea Squad kids community service group joined the Student’s Rebuild Hunger Challenge this year, helping to raise awareness and combat global hunger. All you have to do is write, draw, and send a picture of a recipe you create to us!

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