Strega Nona by Tomie dePaola

When Strega Nona leaves him alone with her magic pasta pot, Big Anthony is determined to show the townspeople how it works in this classic folktale from Tomie dePaola and read aloud by Mary Steenburgen. Looking for more things to do at home with your little one? Visit our online Free Family Fun page hereContinue reading “Strega Nona by Tomie dePaola”

Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Today we remember and honor the contributions and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and his passion for racial and economic justice. Biblioboard Selection of Kids & Adult E-Books on Dr. King and his life, ready to read without login: View the Letter from a Birmingham Jail, 1963, from which this quote was drawn:Continue reading “Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.”

Easy Peasy Recipes: Haluski (Cabbage & Noodles)

This is an easy, flavorful, and inexpensive dish that can be a meal or a side. Ingredients: Half a head of cabbage, chopped into 1 inch pieces About 8 oz of wide egg noodles 3 tbsp of butter Salt & pepper Optional: Onions, bacon, sausage Directions: Cook the noodles according to package instructions, boiling forContinue reading “Easy Peasy Recipes: Haluski (Cabbage & Noodles)”

Crafts @ Home: Paperclip Tassle

Supplies: -Paper Clip -Scissors -Embroidery Floss Cut a strand of the embroidery floss. Keep the embroidery floss together and fold the bunch in half. Use the strand of embroidery floss cut earlier to tie the top of the floss together. Pull ends of embroidery floss into an even loop. Cut the loop.Trim the ends ofContinue reading “Crafts @ Home: Paperclip Tassle”

This week’s bestsellers for kids & adults

Click on the image above to view this week’s most popular books for adults in the US and request them in a variety of formats – print, large type, audio, or ebook. Click the image above to request this week’s most popular books for young children, grade schoolers, and young adults. Some of these titlesContinue reading “This week’s bestsellers for kids & adults”