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Learning Through Play: Curiosity

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Children have an innate curiosity in them starting in infancy. We, as caregivers and parents, often see this curiosity used through our children’s senses (taste, touch, etc.). But little do we think about how this curiosity is a basic building block that forms how our children are learning. This innate curiosity then leads to our children developing a sense of  initiative, creativity, imagination, and –eventually– cognitive and behavioral self-regulation. The human brain and body are amazing things!

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Genre Booklet

YA Genre Booklets

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Teens, are you looking for your next great read or maybe stuck in a reading rut?  If you happen to be in downtown Winchester doing holiday shopping this month stop by the Handley branch and check out our genre booklets.  We have booklets for over a dozen genres.  You'll find Realistic Fiction, Fantasy, Heroes, Romance, Sci-Fi, and many more.  Of course if you can't make it in you can always find your next great read with NoveList Plus.

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Film Friday February

Film Friday February at Handley

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Have a date night on us! Whether you want to celebrate Valentine's, Galentine's, or just treat yourself, we've got a great night in store for you every Friday night in February.

Each time you attend a movie night in February, you'll get up to two tickets to put in the drawing for a Movie Lovers Bundle Prize! Not only are drinks and snacks free, you can also take some commemorative photos at our themed photo booths!


Here's what's in store:


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