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  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Beneath the Surface: Killer Whales, Seaworld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish by John Hargrove Over the course of two decades, John Hargrove worked with 20 different whales on two continents and at ...

    By Cristella

  • Preschool Promenade

    Apr 2015 01

    Preschool Promenade (4-5 years) Thursdays, April 2, 9, 16, and 23 10:30am (Cardinal Room) This absorbing story time is sure to stir your preschooler’s imagination by linking stories with creative dramatic play and art experiences. We include lots of sound and word play through rhymes and ...

    By Staci T.

  • Toddler Tango

    Mar 2015 31

    Toddler Tango (2-3 years) Wednesdays, April 1, 8, 15, and 22 10:30am (Cardinal Room) 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 ...

    By Staci T.

  • Boogie-Woogie Babies (birth-2 years) Tuesdays, March 31 and April 7, 14, and 21 10:30am (Cardinal Room) Boogie on down to the library! Introduce your little one to early literacy experiences with books, rhymes, and songs.

    By Staci T.

  • 5 novels in verse

    Mar 2015 30

    In honor of National Poetry Month starting Wednesday, here are five powerful novels written in verse. Click on an image to view availability or to place a hold. The Crossover by Kwame Alexander "With a bolt of lightning on my kicks ... The court is SIZZLING. My sweat is DRIZZLING. Stop all that ...

    By Liz O.

  • Do you work for a nonprofit organization that's looking for new funding partners? APL is offering free one-on-one grantseeking consultations throughout the month of April. Let us know your organization's funding needs on this short application, and a librarian will schedule an appointment to show you ...

    By Liz O.