Notes from Story Time Category: Reading

KidLit TV

Check out this fun website that reinforces an appreciation of reading that children will carry with them for the rest of their lives. It is produced by diverse group of parents, educators, librarians, kid lit creators, and award-winning filmmakers working together to create fun new ways to experience children’s literature.

KidLit TV

Have You Seen My Cat?

Children learn more from stories when they interact with them. After listening to this story, see if your child can do a “search and find” in your house. If you don’t have a cat, you can always hide a stuffed animal or other item for them to find.

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New Picture Books

It’s hard to browse when the library is closed, but we are here to help you try. Below are some photographs of our New Picture Book displays. If you see something you like, you can put it on hold to be picked up via Parking Lot Pickup. Can’t find anything you like, call 847-590-3320, email kidsread@mppl.org, and LiveChat us, and we will help you find the perfect books for you and your children.

picture book display
Picture Book Display

I Am Enough

Respecting others starts with respecting yourself. Share this beautiful story with your child about loving who you are and being kind to one another.

Storytime Bundles

Missing Storytimes? Not sure what books to request for your preschooler? Call Youth Services at 847-590-3320, email us at youthserv@mppl.org, or LiveChat us through our website to request a Storytime Bundle to be included in your Parking Lot Pickup. Each bundle includes 5 books and 1 paper activity. Choose from these 11 themes: ABC, Adventure, Animals, Counting, Dinosaurs, Diversity, Funny Stories, Let’s Pretend, STEAM, Transportation, and Under the Sea. 

Storytime Bundles

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