Award-winning memoirist and critic Daniel Mendelsohn will discuss his latest book, An Odyssey: A Father, A Son, and An Epic. Named a Best Book of 2017 by NPR, Library Journal, The Christian Science Monitor, and Newsday, An Odyssey tells the story of a father and son’s transformative journey in reading—and reliving—Homer’s epic masterpiece.
Check out a science kit, puzzle, or puppet to take home. See check out limits & late fees for the most up-to-date information on loan rules. Learn more about the available science kits and floor puzzles in the children’s room.
A sampling of S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) kits includes (subject to change):
A sampling of puzzles includes (subject to change):
African Animals, Alphabet, Animals, Ballerinas, Cars, Colors, Construction, Counting, Dinosaurs, Fairy Tales, Farm Animals, Fire Trucks, Horses, Matching, Ocean Life, Patterns, Pets, Pinkalicous, Rainforest, Shapes, Solar System, Star Wars, The Very hungry caterpillar, Thomas the Tank Engine, Trucks, Zoos
Puppet Pals are a great way to honor special people in your life. Celebrate a birthday, graduation or any other special day by sponsoring a Puppet Pal! Sponsored puppets will be available for children to play with in the library or check out and take home. Puppets also make appearances at story times and other library programs. Please inquire at the children’s desk for more information about sponsoring or checking out a puppet.