Children

Storytime

Starting October 3rd, join us on Tuesday mornings at 11:00 for storytime at the library! Drop by the children’s room for stories, crafts, and sing-alongs.

The Dorothy Canfield Fisher Children’s Book Award was created to honor excellence in children’s literature. Each year since 1957, Vermont students in grades four through eight have selected their favorite book from a list of 30 nominees. It is recommended that students read at least five of the year’s nominated titles before voting.

Click here for the 2017-2018 Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award Master List.

Green Mountain Book award logoThe Green Mountain Book Award initiated in 2005, is a reader’s choice award for Vermont students in grades 9 – 12. The program is intended to encourage high schoolers to become enthusiastic and discerning readers. It is recommended that students read at least three of the year’s 15 nominated titles before voting in the spring.

Click here for the 2017-2018 Green Mountain Book Award Master List.

Websites for Homework Help

Fact Monster features homework help, fun facts, games, and trivia quizzes. The site also provides access to a dictionary, encyclopedia, atlas, thesaurus, and almanac.

Homework Spot provides resources and tips for completing homework assignments.

Ben’s Guide to the US Government is a fun, interactive website that teaches kids (age 4-14) about the US government.

Websites for Bookworms

Kidsreads – A fun site full of information and reviews of new books,
favorite series and authors.

Kids Click  is an online directory designed for kids by librarians – with kid-friendly results. The site offers compiled web searches on 600 subjects in 15 different categories.

Great Websites for Kids – Sites chosen by the American Library Association

Sleepopolis features a list of bedtime stories for children.