Archive for the ‘Curtis Kids’ Category

This Month in the Curtis Collaboratory: Let’s Play

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

This month’s theme is: “Let’s Play,” Designed and created by Curtis’ Youth Services Staff.

Inside the Collaboratory, you will find…

The Construction Zone

construction zone

What Was/Is Your Favorite Toy as a Kid?

favorite toy as a kid

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Kite Display

Kite Display

What’s Showing on the Big Screen

big screen

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Quote Match

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Name That Game!

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And More!

and more!

We’ve Got It!

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

Check out Kate Egan’s newest book, The Great Escape, book 3 in her Magic Shop series.

You’ll find copies in both paperback and hardcover format in the children’s area.

Author Kate is president of the Curtis Board of Directors.

kate egan

Josie the “Read-to-Me” Dog

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

Fred Stong’s trained Read-to-Me dog Josie enjoys another weekly session at the library with Sam.

Reading to a dog is a great way for kids to stay motivated while their reading improves!

Call Youth Services to schedule an appointment for a young reader with Josie or with China, another fabulous canine friend!

Youth Services: 725-5242 ext. 225

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Early Learning Tablets for Children

Thursday, April 4th, 2013

leappads 002LeapPad2 Explorer tablets are now available for checkout!

The tablets, packed in bright red bags, are loaded with learning apps for young children and feature games, cameras, ebooks, and more. Check them out at the Youth Services Desk for a 3-week loan period; adult signature and ID required.

The tablets were funded by a generous gift from the Curtis Friends.