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Childrens Library News Archive
15 minutes of reading aloud each day can change the face of education in this country!
October 22, 2014  Babies are born learning and parents are a child's first and most important teacher. When every parent is engaged in reading to their child every day starting at birth, we will change the face of education in our country.

To learn more about this national campaign please click here.

To download a poster click on the following links:

English:www.readaloud.org/posters/babybottle.jpg
Spanish:www.readaloud.org/posters/babybottle_spanish.jpg

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Feed your brain!
October 20, 2014  Come to the Central Library and check out our Halloween decorations and book displays. You are sure to scream with delight!
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New at the Central Library-Game Club!
October 2, 2014  Attention 6-12 year olds! Board? Drop by the Central Library and play some fun board games! Thursdays @ 4:00 p.m. Games and refreshments provided by the Friends of the Whittier Public Library.
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Come hear a story!
September 9, 2014  Join us for our Fall Storytime session! Both libraries offer a variety of storytimes for different ages. Please click on the link below for more information.
http://www.cityofwhittier.org/depts/library/children/books/storytimes.asp

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Let's Read to the Dogs
August 1, 2014  Even though our storytimes do not begin until October, you can still come to the Central library on Tuesday evenings @ 6:30 p.m. and read to the dogs! This is Oliver our newest member! For more information please call the Children's Department at 562-567-9900.
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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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