Children's author Beverly Cleary turns 101 years old this year and we are throwing a party worthy of the indomitable Ramona Quimby! There will be special prizes for children who participate in Drop Everything and Read (D.E.A.R.) on April 12.
Saturday, April 15
Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold.
American War by Omar el Akkad
A LibraryReads pick for April 2017.
An audacious and powerful debut novel: a second American Civil War, a devastating plague, and one family caught deep in the ...
Come express your enthusiasm as we explore activities with magnets. We will build, paint, do experiments, and create snap circuits!
All you 6-8 year olds know you can't resist the attraction of magnets at the library!
Thursday, April 13
You and your toddler will love this engaging story time designed to inspire creativity with lots of ooey, gooey sensory play and art experiences. This is a messy affair, so wear some old clothes.
New friends, new experiences!
Tuesday, April 11, 18, and 25
The Teen Librarian has been sharing some great books with classes at Highland! Here are the books Liz O. presented to Ms. Rubendunst's, Mr. McCall's, and Ms. Gorman's classes. Click on an image to find it in our catalog or place a hold.
Zombie Baseball Beatdown by Paolo Bacigalupi
The zombie ...
Celebrate National Poetry Month by making poems out of old book pages on Wednesday, April 12, 5:30pm to 7:30pm. Blackout poetry turns pages into works of art by coloring over some words so the words of your poem stand out. Teen programs are for those in grades six through twelve only, please.