Watch Newbery Medal Winner Kate DiCamillo talk about why summer and the library are a perfect pair

***Summer Reading Club 2016***
Begins Monday, June 27th

Join us to kickoff the summer reading program with a visit from Matt Tavares, author/illustrator of MUDBALL, ZACHARY’S BALL, CROSSING NIAGARA, and other titles.

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Monday, June 27th
4pm: Demonstration of his drawing and writing (registration required).
7pm: Presentation and book signing on the library front lawn. Open to all.


Kids’ Site of the Month
June 2016


Ocean Portal: Are you going to the beach this summer? Discover the sea through a fun-filled blog, media gallery video, or current museum happenings. Explore ocean life and amazing ocean photos.

Online Resources

World Book Web – up to the minute info on every subject updated in real time.
AtoZ Maps and AtoZ USA – view, download, and print maps of all types.

 

ABCmouse.com

The award-winning ABCmouse.com curriculum is designed to help young children (ages 2-6+) build a strong foundation for future academic success. It’s 100% educational, with 3,500+ learning activities across all major subject areas—reading, math, science, social studies, art, and music.
Best of all, kids love it.
And it’s free to use in this library!

From Age of Learning, Inc.

Keep an eye on our Guinea Pigs!

Click here to be a Guinea Pig Volunteer Family of the Month!

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BROWNIE BEATRIX SQUIGGLY (the big one) , joined the FML family in the spring of 2011. The new babies arrived in July of 2015 and are named CINNAMON SUGAR PANCAKE (the brown one) and COCONUT MARSHMALLOW CUPCAKE (the white and tan one).

They are all girls and like to snack on all sorts of healthy things like Italian parsley, green beans, dark lettuce, spinach, carrots and carrot tops, and apples that people bring them. Please no celery or peppers.

…and check out a few other Great Sites for and about Kids:

Children’s Dept. Staff

Susan Staub sstaub@fanwoodlibrary.org
Danielle Hirschhorn
Anita Wallden
Meredith Scheiner