November brings to mind games of soccer and football in the park; walks among fallen leaves, and, of course, family time around the dining table. How do you “celebrate family” in November?
Curtis has an entire section of parenting books located in the children’s area devoted, in one way or another, to the topic of families. Check one out and enrich your family life!
A sampling of titles:
The Artful Year: Celebrating the Seasons and Holidays with Family Arts and Crafts by Jean Van’t Hul
Baking with Kids: Make Breads, Muffins, Cookies, Pies, Pizza Dough, and More! by Leah Brooks
The Family Dinner: Great Ways to Connect with Your Kids, One Meal at a Time by Laurie David
The Gift of Enough: Raising Grateful Kids in a Culture of Excess by Marianne Miller
In This House, We Will Giggle: Making Virtues, Love, and Laughter a Daily Part of Your Family Life by Courtney De Feo
The Joy of Family Traditions: A Season-by-Season Companion to Celebrations, Holidays, and Special Occasions by Jennifer Trainer Thompson
The Secrets of Happy Families: Improve Your Mornings, Rethink Family Diner, Fight Smarter, Go Out and Play, and Much More by Bruce Feiler
Your Family in Pictures: The Parents’ Guide to Photographing Holidays, Family Portraits, and Everyday Life by Me Ra Koh
And speaking of families, be sure to stop by the Collaboratory this month to explore “Our Stories, Our Families” display and activities.
Witches, and Goblins and Ghosts, Oh, My!
Scary and silly books for the Halloween season – we’ve got ‘em!
Music CDs and DVDs, too.
And don’t forget to stop in on Saturday morning, 10/30, to decorate a Boo Bag to hold your treats.