Staff Picks

Reader's Theatre

Featuring "Martina the Beautiful Cockroach"

Calling all readers!

'Brown Girl Dreaming' by Jacqueline Woodson

Brown Girl Dreaming is a book that will stay with me for a long time.

Your Friday Five

All About Apples!

Welcome to Northeast Library blog series, Your Friday Five! Each week, the children's and teen staff will round up five of their favorite resources and reads around a certain topic.This Friday, we are highlighting the apple. It's apple-picking season, so here are some books to inspire your fall apple creations...apple pie, apple crisp, apple bread, apple muffins...I could go on and on.  Bon appetit!

Art Attack: Collage!

Think inside the box

I usually encourage young artists to color outside the lines, but a few weeks ago, at ou

Jan Thomas

Author/Illustrator spotlight

Jan Thomas rocks!

It's True!

Reading Nonfiction with Young Children

Do you know a child who is obsessed with dinosaurs?

World Teacher's Day, Hooray!

A Sunday Family FunDay program

In recognition of the 20th anniversary of World Teachers’ Day, our upcoming

Do Your Ears A Favor!

The definitive L.A. Theatre Works collection now available

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Fit Kids, Hooray!

A Sunday Family Funday Program

In recognition of National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, our upcoming Sunday Family Funday on Sept. 28 at 2 p.m.

Washington and Baltimore Art Deco

Staff Recommendation

The Uptown movie theater. The Kennedy-Warren apartment building. The John Adams Annex Building of the Library of Congress. What do these three Washington buildings have in common? They are built in the Art Deco architectural style.

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