Category Archives: Library Program

Science and Stories: Balance

By Awnali Mills Today was Science and Stories: Balance.  The books I chose were My Elephant Can Do Almost Anything by Anka de Vries, and Balancing Act by Ellen Stoll Walsh. I opened with my puppet friend, Sally Squirrel.  We … Continue reading

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Science and Stories – Dinosaurs

By Awnali Mills It was another wonderful morning is storytime land, primarily because we did Science and Stories.  About DINOSAURS, ya’ll!  Dinosaurs make children very happy.  The books I chose were Saturday Night at the Dinosaur Stomp by Carol Diggory … Continue reading

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Passive Program for Chinese New Year

By Awnali Mills Sometimes, it seems disorienting to have to plan for next month’s passive program.  Especially in December.  I’m just trying to make it through the holidays—it’s awfully hard to think about the New Year.  But, such is the … Continue reading

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The Fast and the Furious: Lego rubber band car edition

By Awnali Mills and Roman Lopez We recently had a Lego rubber band car program done by my coworkers Roman and Chris.  It was a very well received program, and I asked Roman if he would tell you about it.  Take … Continue reading

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April Passive Program – Butterflies!

By Awnali Mills (video by Shelby Driskill) I just realized that I’ve been intending to write up our April passive program, but things have been crazy busy around here and I hadn’t done it.  So here’s our program—Butterflies! After reading … Continue reading

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Passive Program for Women’s History Month

By Awnali Mills As you are probably aware, March was Women’s History Month.  I was so inspired by an email my mother sent me about everyday inventions that were created by women that I created a scavenger hunt for our … Continue reading

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Preschool Dance Party 2-27-16

By Awnali Mills As one patron put it, we’re in the “dark days of storytime break.”  To give our folks the shot of preschool activity that they need to keep their spirits up, we had another Preschool Dance Party, based … Continue reading

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