Library Kids - November 3, 2014

Library Kids

Monday, November 3, 2014

Library Kids is Madison Public Library's email newsletter featuring events, news, and recommended books for kids PreK-grade 6.

November 4, 2014 Issue

In this issue:

Upcoming Events

Find Chess at the Library information here.
Find Knitting at the Library information here.
Find Storytimes for Ages 0 - 5 here.

Little Yoga
Tuesday, November 4, 10:00 am - Central Library  [more info]

Contando Cuento Infantales/Telling Children's Stories
Tuesday, November 4, 10:30 am - Goodman South Madison Library  [more info]

Baby & Me Yoga
Tuesday, November 4, 11:30 am - Lakeview Library  [more info]

CRAFTernoon
Tuesday, November 4, 4:00 pm - Lakeview Library  [more info]

Dinner & a Movie: Pocahontas
Tuesday, November 4, 6:00 pm - Central Library  [more info]

Sing-a-Long with Miss Sandy
Wednesday, November 5, 10:30 am - Pinney Library  [more info/register]

Pokemon Club
Wednesday, November 5, 3:30 pm - Hawthorne Library  [more info]

Read to a Dog at the Library
Wednesday, November 5, 5:30 pm - Meadowridge Library  [more info]

Toddlers in Motion
Thursday, November 6, 9:30 am - Goodman South Madison Library  [more info]

Toddler Dance Party
Thursday, November 6, 10:30 am - Lakeview Library  [more info]

Toddlers in Motion
Thursday, November 6, 10:35 am - Goodman South Madison Library  [more info]

Family Fun Night: Fabu Presents - Children Learn Around the World
Friday, November 7, 6:30 pm - Goodman South Madison Library  [more info]

Art After Overture
Saturday, November 8, 9:00 am - Central Library  [more info]

Spanish Language Storytime with Tammy Pineda
Saturday, November 8, 10:00 am - Goodman South Madison Library  [more info]

Donuts with Dad
Saturday, November 8, 10:00 am - Alicia Ashman Library  [more info]

Second Saturday! Nifty Thrifty Gifty
Saturday, November 8, 2:00 pm - Goodman South Madison Library  [more info]

Library LEGO Club
Sunday, November 9 , 2:30 pm - Central Library  [more info]

Little Learners
Monday, November 10, 9:15 am - Central Library  [more info]

Little Learners
Monday, November 10, 10:45 am - Central Library  [more info]

Read to a Dog at the Library
Monday, November 10, 2:00 pm - Pinney Library  [more info]

CRAFTernoon
Monday, November 10 3:30 pm - Hawthorne Library  [more info]

Little Yoga
Tuesday, November 11, 10:00 am - Central Library  [more info]

Contando Cuento Infantales/Telling Children's Stories
Tuesday, November 11, 10:30 am - Goodman South Madison Library  [more info]

Pokemon Club
Wednesday, November12, 3:30 pm - Hawthorne Library  [more info]

Toddlers in Motion
Thursday, November 13, 9:30 am - Goodman South Madison Library  [more info]

Toddlers in Motion
Thursday, November 13, 10:35 am - Goodman South Madison Library  [more info]

I Love to Dance!
Thursday, November 13, 6:30 pm - Lakeview Library  [more info]

Amelia Bedelia Party!
Friday, November 14, 11:00 am - Meadowridge Library  [more info]

Family Fun Night: Bears  the Movie
Friday, November 14, 6:00 pm - Goodman South Madison Library  [more info]

Hawthorne Hootenany
Saturday, Noivember 15, 10:00 am - Hawthorne Library  [more info]

Spanish Language Storytime with Tammy Pineda
Saturday, November 15, 10:00 am - Goodman South Madison Library  [more info]

The SchoolReady Emerging Writers' Workshop
Saturday, November 15, 10:00 am - Central Library  [more info]

Wayne the Wizard
Saturday, November 15, 10:30 am - Lakeview Library  [more info]

Little Learners
Monday, November 17, 9:15 am - Central Library  [more info]

Little Learners
Monday, November 17, 10:45 am - Central Library  [more info]

CRAFTernoon
Monday, November 17, 2:30 pm - Sequoya Library  [more info/register]

Perler Bead Madness
Monday, November 17, 3:00 pm - Meadowridge Library  [more info/register]

Library LEGO Club
Monday, November 17, 3:30 pm - Hawthorne Library  [more info]

 

Featured Event

International Games Day

Sat, 11/15/2014 - 10:00am - 4:00pm, Central Library

Game on! A full day of Mansions of Madness, Revolution, Beginning Munchkin, Chess, Magic, Dungeons & Dragons, Classic Traveller, Savage Worlds, Pokemon, Carcassonne, Zombie Apocalypse, Hey, That's My Fish!, and Xbox & Wii -- a little something for everyone!

 

 

New Books

The Fairy-Tale Matchmaker
E. D. Baker

Defying her mother's wishes and the Tooth Fairy Guild, Cory quits her tooth fairy training to explore such things as babysitting an adventurous Humpty Dumpty and helping Suzy organize her seashells by the seashore until, at last, Cory discovers a power she never knew she had. For ages 8 - 12.

Guinness World Records 2014
Craig Glenday

Guinness World Records 2014 presents the most outrageous, uplifting, and unbelievable record breakers ever. Filled with don't-try-this-at-home human exploits, natural and technological wonders, incredible achievements in sports and entertainment, and much more, this fully updated edition introduces thrilling new records and incredible facts that will fascinate young and old alike. For ages 8 - 12. Find this in the Children's Non-Fiction section.

I'm My Own Dog
David Ezra Stein

A dog without a human companion fetches his own slippers and curls up at his own feet but cannot reach a certain itchy spot in the middle of his back, compelling him to leash a poor lonely human who will loyally offer a helpful scratch. For ages 3 - 6. Find this in the New Picture Books section.

My Red Balloon
Kazuaki Yamada

A little girl begins a happy bus outing with her beautiful red balloon. But when the balloon suddenly flies away, the bus driver and a passenger bear gallantly help follow the balloon. A wild chase begins and along the way a rabbit, a polar bear, a penguin, and a giraffe all join in to help as they follow the wayward balloon. And when a bird pecks the balloon with its beak, the result makes all their effort seem in vain, but the little girl's new friends once again come to the rescue with just the right words of comfort. For ages 4 - 8.

Peek-a-Boo Bunny
Holly Surplice

An energetic bunny plays hid and seek with his forest friends. For ages 3 - 6. Find this in the New Picture Books section.

The Quest for the Diamond Sword; a Minecrafter's Adventure
Winter Morgan

After discovering that zombies have destroyed his Minecraft village, Steve embarks on a mission to mine forty diamonds in order to make a diamond sword that he can use against the walking dead menace. For ages 7 - 12.