World War Potato Chip

I recently visited Mrs. Brooks's 4th Grade class at Lois Lenski Elementary to talk about writing and editing. The students are ready to share the special story they created that day with the world. Enjoy!! World War Potato Chip On a frosty afternoon we ate lunch and shuffled out to the playground. When the bell […]

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Library of Laughs

August 16 is Tell a Joke Day. Here are a few of our favorites! What do you call it when Alpacas sing? Alpacapella. What do you call a fish with no legs? A fish. Did you hear about the drum set that rolled down the hill? Buh-dum-tiss. What do you call a boomerang that doesn't […]

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Staff Share Their Fandom

Ain't no geek like a library geek, 'cause a library geek don't stop! We're pretty passionate about everything we do — including geeking out. With Koelbel Con (the libraries' pop culture extravaganza) right around the corner, we thought we'd share a few of our favorite things.  Doctor Who Is there a doctor in the house? You know […]

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Eric Carle Turns 88!

Eric Carle's birthday is June 27. To celebrate we asked our staff to share their favorite Eric Carle books. Tell us your favorite by posting in the comments! The Very Hungry Caterpillar AL_MOLLIE: I love The Very Hungry Caterpillar not only because it's a childhood favorite, but because it reminds us that we are all beautiful […]

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