Archive for April, 2011

Staff Favorites

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

Here are some more staff favorites from the Children’s Department.  We hope you will enjoy them as much as we have!

  Cupcake: A Journey to Special by Charise Mericle Harper

  Todd’s TV by James Proimos

  Fleabag by Helen Stephens

  Little Mouse and the Big Cupcake by Thomas Taylor

  The Little White Horse by Elizabeth Goudge

  The Tree House by Marije Tolman

  Word After Word After Word by Patricia MacLachlan

  The Harry Potter series by J. K. Rowling

Favorite Spring Books

Monday, April 25th, 2011

Spring is Here! Do you have a favorite book about Spring?

Spring Programs

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

We still have free tickets available at the Children’s desk for some great upcoming Spring programs!

Storyteller Joy Wilcox

Thursday, April 21st @ 7:00pm

Turn off the TV and turn on the fun as Joy Wilcox presents Spring Fling, filled with lively tales guaranteed to tickle your funny bone!  Stories are suitable for kindergartners to adults.

Steve Beno presents

Moving Kids with Music

Friday, April 29th @ 10:00am

Dance and sing along with Steve Beno!  Each show features favorites along with Steve’s original songs.  He is guaranteed to get people up and moving! 

 

Friday Craft

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

Friday, May 6th

Visit the Children’s Department between 10:30am and 12:00 pm to create a gift for Mother’s Day!

Steve Beno: Moving Kids with Music

Monday, April 11th, 2011

Steve Beno: Moving Kids with Music

Friday, April 29th

10 am

60 minutes

Preschool children with adult

Lower Level, Large Meeting Room

Dance and sing along with Steve Beno!  Each show includes audience favorites along with Steve’s original songs.  He is guaranteed to get people up and moving!

Pick up free tickets at the Children’s Department desk!

Friday Craft

Wednesday, April 6th, 2011

Friday, April 8

Visit the Children’s Department between 10:30 am and 12:00 pm to create a craft to celebrate Spring!

Storytelling

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011

National Screen-Free Week

April 18-24

Storyteller Joy Wilcox

Thursday April 21st at 7 pm

Kindergarten-Adult

Lower Level

Turn off the TV and turn on the fun as Ms. Wilcox presents lively tales guaranteed to tickle your funny bone!

Free tickets are available at the Children’s Department desk!

The Kids’ Room

Monday, April 4th, 2011

Wheaton Public Library Kids' Room

Have you checked out the Kids’ Room lately?  This site, devoted to the Wheaton Public Library Children’s Department, has great resources, information about upcoming events, homework help, and much more!