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What's New: For Adults
What's New: For Children
What's New: For Teens
Link to new Children's materials is now located on the
The Library has subscribed to three new Scholastic reading programs that
you and your child can access from home using your JTL library card.
They will also be available on patron computers at the Library. You will
need to use earbuds to listen to the programs while at the Library. You
may bring your own, or you can purchase a pair from the Library for a
small fee. We hope you enjoy these programs.
is an online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks from
Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a
love of reading and learning. This engaging resource for children in
grades Pre-K – 3 will help early readers develop and practice essential
reading skills and introduces students to a world of knowledge and
allows students to graduate from “learning to read” to “reading to
learn” and master content area knowledge in science and social studies.
FreedomFlix features dynamic e-books of the
Children’s Press best-selling Cornerstones of Freedom series that
include embedded popup features such as maps, timelines, virtual tour
clips, primary source videos and audio clips that makes history come to
Calendar of Events
August 4 & 11
TIME FOR STORIES
This early literacy program will offer age-appropriate activities for
participants and for those transitioning from our Read, Rock and Rhyme
Please join us for stories, rhymes, finger plays, music and more.
August 6 & 13
READ, ROCK & RHYME
Read, Rock and Rhyme is fashioned after the Mother Goose on the Loose
program that integrates the latest research in early literacy and infant
brain development with traditional story time elements. Join us as we
share books, rhymes, musical instruments, songs, movement, flannel board
tales, puppets, finger plays and more.
Ages 4 and up.
STORIES & MORE
We'll be reading more stories and discussing what we read
during this story time!
We'll also share music, lots of rhyming and flannel boards, along with a
BYO BOARD GAMES - ALL AGES!!
Grab your favorite board games and head to the
Spend an enjoyable afternoon together staying cool and playing games.
Bring a friend or make a new one!
Monday, August 4 2:00.
FLOW CIRCUS: FALL, BALANCE & SPIN: A JUGGLER'S
Performer Paul Miller of Flow Circus tells the story of one fateful
summer when he first learns about physics. In this seemingly magical
world where everything falls, balances, and spins, he defies gravity and
discovers new skills. His journey begins with a single question that
ultimately gets answered at the library.
Monday, August 11 2:00.
SCIENCETELLERS: DRAGONS & DREAMS -
Wednesday, August 13 3:00.
THE SPOON MAN
The “Spoon Man” is a
Published Author who offers a hilarious
interactive comedy program for all ages. He gives a real
stirring performance. Everyone will really
eat him up. No bibs required. The “Spoon Man” has a
totally clean act. He never uses dirty silverware. The
“Spoon Man” will leave a lasting impression after
playing on you (literally). It’s a spoonful of
His program contains several
outrageous impressions such as Glen Miller and Elvis
combining together, A Heavy Metal Spoon Player and A Rap Spoon Player.
He has an audience sing-a-long competition. He
creates a Mountain Band out of members of the
audience. You may also see him play forks and
knives. In addition, if that is still not enough,
everyone has an opportunity to get “SPOONED.”
HOME SCHOOL BUILDING CLUB
There will be plenty of Duplo and Lego bricks for
Tuesday, August 19 6:30.
CREATURE TEACHERS: ANIMALS AROUND THE WORLD
Creature Teachers is a family owned business specializing in
environmental and animal education. Our goal is to fascinate our
audiences with the wonders and diversity of the animals that share our