Virtual Storytimes at Home


Now you can enjoy storytime planned by your favorite youth librarians at home! 

 

Family Book Discussion Kits

Inside each kit you'll find a chapter book title to read aloud together, picture book recommendations for younger family members, and discussion questions and activities to keep your family busy, together!

   From the Mixed up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler book cover. Two children with overnight bags and instrument cases walking into the Metropolitan museum of art in New York.  Family Book Discussion - Museums 

Gone Camping book cover. Two kids are helping their grandfather set up a tent. There is camping gear spread everywhere and a fox is about to pounce on a chipmunk  

 

 

  

  Family Book Discussion - Backyards

 

  

  
 

 

Switch: spider stampede book cover. Two kids run from an enormous spider that takes up the entire cover of the book  

 

 

  

  Family Book Discussion - Insects

 

  

  
 

 

Zoey and sassafras: dragons and marshmallows book cover. Zoey is in her science lab with protective goggles perched on top of her head. Her and a orange cat look on in surprise as a small green dragon spews fire.  

 

 

  

  Family Book Discussion - Insects

 

  

  
 

 

June is Pride Month

Celebrate and show your support by reading these books!

  the boy and the bindi book cover. A boy with a crown of flowers looks out at the reader. he has a bright yellow bindi on his forehead 

Ages 5 and under 

 
  love is love book cover. A giant rainbow colored heart made out of smaller hearts takes up the entire cover.

Grades 1-4 

 

Activity Corner 


 Check out these great non-fiction titles for at home fun! Click on the cover to take you right to the book. Click on the activity to take you to a paired selection chosen by your librarian.

 

Backyard Scientists

marshes 

    Wetland Detective

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

investigate

 

  Investigate Weather

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Kitchen Scientists 

mentos

 

  Mentos Explosion!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

scents

 

   Guess the Scents

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Engineers

water level 

  Make a Water Gravity Level

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

dams 

  Build Your Own Dam

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

roller coaster 

  Build Your Own Rollercoaster

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Right-brained Scientists

pointilism  

   Pointilism and Molecules

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

aztec cup   

   Make an Aztec Cup

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

styrofoam   

  Styrofoam Prints