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Childrens Library News Archive
Let's Read to the Dogs
January 14, 2015  Good News! Our very popular program is now also available at the Whittwood Branch Library on Saturdays at 11:00 a.m! Whether you are a new reader or need some practice come and read to the dogs! (They are all ears!)

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I Heart Pete the Cat Party
January 14, 2015  Celebrate Valentine's Day at the Whittwood Branch's "I Heart Pete the Cat Party, " on Friday, February 13th at 3:30 p.m. Stroll on in for stories, crafts, and a chance to win raffle prizes. Invitations are available at the Whittwood Branch Library Children's desk.
For children K-4th grade.
For more information please call 562-567-9950.
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Come hear a story!
December 23, 2014  Beginning Monday January 5th! Join us for our Winter Storytime session! Both libraries offer a variety of storytimes for different ages. Please click on the link below for more information.

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TumbleBooks for children!
December 2, 2014  TumbleBooks offers animated, talking picture books that you read from your personal computer. Click here or visit Leo's eLibrary and click on the TumbleBooks square!
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Winter Wonderland Workshop
November 25, 2014  On Thursday, December 11th-Come in anytime between 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Join us for a snowy, crafty afternoon! Fun for children and their families!

Central Library

Due to limited space, no strollers please
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Read Aloud 15 minutes a day!
November 1, 2014  Make reading aloud part of your everyday routine.
To learn more about this national campaign please click here.

To download a poster click on the following links:

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Both libraries will close early today!
July 17, 2014  Due to a special literacy event both libraries will close early on Wednesday July 30th:
Central Library will close @ 6:00 p.m.
Whittwood Branch will close @ 3:00 p.m.
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