Melville Library

Today we are at the Library celebrating National Read a long day which is tomorrow. Why read aloud : Reading aloud is one of the most important things parents and teachers can do with children. Reading aloud builds many important foundational skills, introduces vocabulary, provides a model of fluent, expressive reading, and helps children recognize what reading for pleasure [...]

At the Library

Thanks for joining me at the Library for some fun. Today we are celebrating Christmas at the library. So enjoy our book and stop bye our craft table to learn how to make Christmas trees out of old paperbacks and magazines.... Lisa Today's Library Read along & Book : The Pinkalicious book series is written and illustrated [...]

First Thanksgiving

Today at the Library we are reading and learning about : The first Thanksgiving! Join us this Tuesday for kids time. Let's Read : Discover what happened during the very first Thanksgiving! As one of the few young children living in the Plymouth colony, Miles Allterton is always looking to make new friends. In a [...]

Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons

It's Count your button day and we are celebrating today at the Library. So let's see how many Buttons we can count ? But first lets start with our featured book..... Pete the Cat is a fictional cartoon cat, created by American artist James Dean. The series started with four books illustrated by Dean and with [...]

International Literacy Day

Welcome to my Library ! Today we are celebrating International Literacy Day at the Library... 8 September was declared international literacy day by UNESCO on 26 October 1966 at 14th session of UNESCO's General conference. It was celebrated for the first time in 1967. Its aim is to highlight the importance of literacy to individuals, [...]

Story Time : at the Library

Story  Time : at the Library

Welcome to my Library ! Make sure before you leave you pick up a library card.... Lisa Manners at the Library Today's Featured Book : Meet the Authors : James/Kim James Dean’s art has sold in more than ninety galleries and shops across the United States. He has devoted his paintings to Pete [...]

At the Library * Amelia Earhart

At the Library  * Amelia Earhart

Thanks for joining me at the Library today ! Did you know that it is Amelia Earhart Birthday tomorrow ? On the morning of July 2, 1937, Amelia Earhart and her navigator, Fred Noonan, took off from Lae, New Guinea, on one of the last legs in their historic attempt to circumnavigate the globe. Their next [...]