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Tips for Parents & Caregivers »
It's winter recess, holiday break, whatever you call it, and kids have some time away from school. Enjoy some of the great children's programs happening at Kalamazoo Public Library over the next few weeks! Cupstacking, Bubbleman, Yoga Storytime. LEGO at the Library, Stories and Dance, Yummy New Year's Hats, Family Game Day, Movie and Snacks, Flying Aces Frisbee Team... all the details are at Kalamazoo Public Library's online calendar. And, with the Michigan eLibrary, KPL provides access to fun online educational content as well. Take a look at the Michigan eLibrary datase Early World of
Learning and the MeL Kids Gateway. There really is a lot to enjoy!...
Posted by Bill, Dec 19, 2014 05:40:54 PM
Staff Picks: Books for Parents & Kids »
In Lesa Cline-Ransome's book Freedom's School, one day mama told Lizzie and her brother Paul that they “went
to sleep ‘slaves’ and woke up free”. Mama said that being free means you have
to work harder. “Real freedom means ‘rithmetic and writing.”...
Posted by Judi, Mar 25, 2015 04:05:11 PM
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