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Middle Grade Book Spotlight--Siblings!!!

Our middle grade book spotlight this week is on books that feature siblings because you know family always leads to some crazy times and amazing memories!  We have a great mix of realistic, fantasy, and even some classics that are just as good today as they were when they first came out; I love books that feature sibli...

Apple Picking Storytime Week

Fall is right around the corner and the orchards will soon be ready for some apple picking! Head over to HandleyRegional.org and type in the tag: #picksomeapples and there you’ll find some thematic books to place on hold, such as Ten Red Apples by Pat Hutchins, Apples for Little Fox by Ekaterina Trukhan, Out and About the A...

Reading Level Search Tutorial

You can locate the perfect book for your reading ability in our library catalog.  Download the correlation chart in English or in Spanish to get started. The video below will show you how to: Use this correlation chart to find your age, grade and reading level. Make a note of your AR level or your ...

Upcoming Events for Kids

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Baby Time on Zoom

9:00am - 9:30am
Handley Library
Registration
Library Branch: Handley Library
Room: HL Children's Room
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5
Program Type: Virtual Programs
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Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Enjoy an early literacy program for infants consisting of stories, rhymes, bounces, and more. Join us over Zoom for extra interaction with other babies and caregivers! *Registration required. ...
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Bad Art on Instagram Live

7:00pm - 7:30pm
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Age Group: Ages 6-11, Teens (12+), Families
Program Type: Virtual Programs
Event Details:
Calling all kinds of artists to join us for some terribly creative fun as we learn about famous artists and their styles, so we can make bad art!   ...
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Storytime and Puppets Online

11:00am - 11:30am
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room Reading Porch
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Families
Program Type: Story Sharing, Virtual Programs, Storytimes
Event Details:
Join Ms. Donna on Facebook as we premier on the Handley Regional Library System Facebook pagel. Tune in for a read-aloud and special puppet guests or catch the program anytime after the event on our YouTube Playlist.  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
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KidSTEAM on Facebook Live

11:00am - 11:30am
Handley Library
Library Branch: Handley Library
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Families
Program Type: Virtual Programs
Event Details:
Join us for a variety of STEAM activities that littles and their grown-ups can do together in thematic station activities. https://www.facebook.com/handleyregional   ...
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Booksters Club on Zoom

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Handley Library
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Library Branch: Handley Library
Age Group: Ages 6-11, Families
Program Type: Virtual Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:
Let's read a book each month and then chat about it! Discussion and games related to the book will be guided by library staff over Zoom. Members will earn club buttons throughout the season! September’s Book: “The One and Only Bob” by Katherine Apple...
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This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.
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Storytime and Craft on Zoom

9:00am - 9:30am
Handley Library
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Library Branch: Handley Library
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Ages 6-11, Families
Program Type: Virtual Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Enjoy an early literacy program for the entire family who will learn through stories, rhymes, songs and more. Join us over Zoom for interactive fun each storytime week. *Registration required.   ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
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Ready to Read this Week

11:00am - 11:15am
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room Reading Porch
Age Group: Children, Families
Program Type: Reading Program, Virtual Programs, Music & Movement
Event Details:
Read. Learn. Grow.  Tune in every Monday morning for weekly thematic book suggestions, finger plays, and songs to share together with your child throughout the week. Premiered live on Facebook.com/HandleyRegional and the HRLS Presch...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 6-11" group.
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Middle Grade Book Spotlight

12:00pm - 12:15pm
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room Reading Porch
Age Group: Children, Ages 6-11, Families
Program Type: Story Sharing, Virtual Programs
Event Details:
Middle Grade Book Spotlight:  Looking for a new and exciting book to read?  Join us every Monday afternoon as books geared toward upper elementary and middle schoolers are presented and shared; each week is centered around a different theme...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Ages 0-5" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Storytime and Puppets Online

11:00am - 11:30am
Bowman Library
Library Branch: Bowman Library
Room: BL Children's Room Reading Porch
Age Group: Children, Ages 0-5, Families
Program Type: Story Sharing, Virtual Programs, Storytimes
Event Details:
Join Ms. Donna on Facebook as we premier on the Handley Regional Library System Facebook pagel. Tune in for a read-aloud and special puppet guests or catch the program anytime after the event on our YouTube Playlist.  ...