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Spring Toddler and Story Time

Let’s Read About…Our Fabulous Five Senses

Virtual Story Time

Email Miss Karen (kthompson1@alexandria.lib.oh.us) to receive the web address to the library’s YouTube channel where she shares a weekly story that you can listen at your convenience. Our little patrons can also stop by the library to pick up a take-and-make project that goes along with the story. Remember, we still have curb side if you want to take advantage of it. Just call 740.924.3561.  

In Person Story Time

Wednesday morning at 10AM Ending April 21, 2021 

Inviting all 3-4-5-year-olds to explore the fabulous five senses. Come learn about seeing, hearing, tasting, touching, and smelling. A take-and-make project will be available for little ones to make at home. Please register as space is limited by calling 740.924.3561 or email kthompson1@alexandria.lib.oh.us.  


Read with Ms. Jenny!

Tuesday April 6 at 11:00AM or Monday April 12 at 6:00PM 

Show off your reading skills or practice new ones!  Ms. Jenny will be your audience.  20-minute, one-on-one appointments.  Call 740.924.3561 or email jshaw@alexandria.lib.oh.us to register!


Let’s Talk About Recycling!

Thursday, April 8 at 6:00PM

Why recycle? We will learn why recycling is a good idea and anyone can do it! Let us make new, useful things out of junk! Call 740.924.3561 or email jshaw@alexandria.lib.oh.us to register.


BFF: Seeds

Thursday, April 22 at 6:00PM

Do you know that a seed has a baby plant inside? Learn about the plant life cycle and how seeds grow. We will plant a bean or sunflower seed to take home. This program will fill up fast! Register by calling 740.924.3561 or email jshaw@alexandria.lib.oh.us


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Helping your student with a project or report? Check out this database of information that is specifically designed for your child. Click here to go to this database.


Novelist K-8 Plus

Trying to find just that right title that you can’t put down or just the next book in your favorite series. Click here.


 

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FREE eBooks and eAudio Books with Digital Downloads

Find your favorite authors here and download to your phone, tablet, iPod or computer.


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World Book: Early World of Learning

An online resource for preschoolers and early elementary grade students. It can be used on any device that connects to the internet, but is optimized for use on an iPad. Early World of Learning includes three interactive learning environments:

  • Trek’s Travels – narrated stories, interactive games, and original videos that teach critical early childhood themes, including numbers, shapes, colors, opposites, and more.
  • Welcome to Reading –  practice to develop and strengthen phonics, vocabulary, phonemic awareness, and comprehension skills.
  • Know It – a visual interactive encyclopedia that will captivate early learners with non-fiction topics of interest and importance to them.
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    Ellison Dies Available for Use

    These dies and machine are available for anyone 12 and older to use during library hours. Bring your own paper, make something special!

    For a full list of available dies, please click here: Alexandria_Ellison_Dies.


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    ABC Mouse!

    ABCmouse.com is an educational website for young children that provides online learning activities for 2-6 year old children at preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten levels.


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