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Storytime DIY: Earth Day

Storytime DIY: Earth Friendly Earth Day Crafts by Victoria Thompson

Are you ready to get your hands [safely] dirty?

Honorary children's librarians (that's YOU!): get ready for Storytime DIY. This do-it-yourself afternoon is a great way to make a book come to life with hands-on crafts, cooking, science and more.

Made for kids age 5 – 12, but good for kids of all ages and kids at heart.


Storytime DIY: Earth Day

 

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Supercharged Stories: How to Catch a Mermaid

Supercharged Stories: How to Catch a Mermaid

KABOOOOOOOM! You're now an honorary children's librarian! Time for you to employ Supercharged Stories: fully-packed programs for kids age 5 - 12 that jump off from a great book into all kinds of fun and engrossing activities and challenges. 

Storytime at Home: The Alphabet

The Turn-Around, Upside-Down Alphabet Book by Lisa Campbell Ernst

 

You've been dubbed an honorary children's librarian! Here's everything you need to host your own storytime at home for ages birth to five. Feel free to send us any cute pics or videos at jplpromotions@coj.net.

Storytime DIY: Game Logic

Game Logic

Are you ready to get your hands [safely] dirty?

Honorary children's librarians (that's YOU!): get ready for Storytime DIY. This do-it-yourself afternoon is a great way to make a book come to life with hands-on crafts, cooking, science and more.

Made for kids age 5 – 12, but good for kids of all ages and kids at heart.


Storytime at Home: Game Logic

 

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Supercharged Stories: The Most Magnificent Thing

The Most Magnificent Thing by Ashley Spires

KABOOOOOOOM! You're now an honorary children's librarian! Time for you to employ Supercharged Stories: fully-packed programs for kids age 5 - 12 that jump off from a great book into all kinds of fun and engrossing activities and challenges. 

Storytime Underground: Artemis Fowl

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Lean into this social distancing world with Storytime Underground! It starts with a great young adult book and ends with a bunch of different ways to make the story come to life right in your own home. Made for young adults or young adults at heart!

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Storytime DIY: Junk Drawer Chemistry

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Are you ready to get your hands [safely!] dirty? Honorary children's librarians (that's YOU!): get ready for Storytime: DIY. This do-it-yourself afternoon is a great way to make a book come to life with hands-on crafts, cooking, science and more. Made for kids age 5-12, but good for kids of all ages and kids at heart.

Pro Tips for Using the Digital Library

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Many of you are using the digital library to help get through this period of social isolation, some maybe for the first time. Here are some tips and tricks to make the Library’s digital materials work even better for you.

 

Supercharged Stories: Charlotte the Scientist is Squished

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KABOOOOOOOM! You're now an honorary children's librarian! Time for you to employ Supercharged Stories: fully-packed programs for kids age 5 - 12 that jump off from a great book into all kinds of fun and engrossing activities and challenges. 

Storytime at Home: Colors

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You've been dubbed an honorary children's librarian! Here's everything you need to host your own storytime at home for ages birth to five. Feel free to send us any cute pics or videos at jplpromotions@coj.net.

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