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Children's Library

Link to new Children's materials is now located on the sidebar.

Good news! The Library has subscribed to four 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 ear buds 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.


BookFlix 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 exploration.

TrueFlix 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 life.

ScienceFlix is transforming the way students access science topics, acquire scientific knowledge, and build a lasting interest in science, technology and engineering. Curriculum-driven leveled content is integrated with interactive features and intuitive navigation in this highly engaging mobile-ready science resource. With its emphasis on the latest STEM thinking and the Next Generation Science Standards, ScienceFlix provides students with a better understanding of science concepts and ideas through hands-on projects, videos, multiple text types and so much more.

SCIENCEFLIX is now available!

 Calendar of Events
Mondays
10:00
March 2, 16, 23 & 30
TIME FOR STORIES
Twos & Threes
This early literacy program will offer age-appropriate activities for participants and for those transitioning from our Read, Rock and Rhyme program. Please join us for stories, rhymes, finger plays, music and more.
Wednesdays
10:30
March 4, 18 & 25.

 
READ, ROCK & RHYME
Birth to 24 months
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.

 
Tuesday,
March 10,
April 14
2:00

HOME SCHOOL BUILDING CLUB

This program open to all ages. Duplo and Lego bricks will be available for your kids to create with while you network with other caregivers.

 

Saturday,
Feb. 28
11:00

Ages 6 and up.

LEARN THE ART OF FINGER KNITTING
This program will be sponsored by Brownies & Juniors Troop 65040.
You will need to bring a skein or two of SASHAY yarn in your favorite colors. This yarn is available at Michael’s. JoAnn’s and Walmart. If for any reason you are unable to purchase that particular yarn, any thick, heavy yarn will work. The members of Troop 65040 can’t wait to share this craft with you! You’ll be making a scarf/necklace.

Tuesday,
March 24
6:30
Ages 8 & up.

DRINKING STRAW WEAVING
Join us as we create a woven bracelet or bookmark out of colorful yarn!
We'll be weaving on plastic drinking straws, so you'll be able to carry your loom wherever you go!

 

Jonathan Trumbull Library
580 Exeter Rd., P.O. Box 145
Lebanon, CT 06249
Telephone 860-642-7763
FAX 860-642-4880
www.lebanonctlibrary.org