Kids

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Story Star Raffle Contest

We've got a super special fundraiser for Love Your Library Month. From September 14 to the end of the month, we're raffling off a 30 minute personalized story program with our very own rock star librarian, Miss Megan. Get your raffle ticket in person, over the phone (412-269-0334), or by ...
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Kid’s Summer Book Sale

Support the library with our Kid's Summer Book Sale! We are selling $10 bags and $25 boxes of children's books for all ages. Here is how you do it.

Summer Reading 2020

Summer Reading is here! You can join the adventure June 15 - August 31 for our all-online challenge. This is how it works.
  1. Create a free account on Beanstack. You can invite friends and family members to your account.
  2. Look for Moon Township Public Library's summer reading challenge and ...
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Green Thumbs DIY Online: Terrarium

Happy Belated Earth Day! In this video, Ms. Roxanne shows you how to make a terrarium with found and easily obtained items. The succulents I planted are echeveria elegans (common names: Mexican Snowball, Hens & Chickens) and kalanchoe tomantosa (common name: Panda Plant). The music was provided by Paul McGranite ...
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Miss Nicole’s App Pick of the Day: Breathe, Think, Do with Sesame

Miss Nicole is sharing her favorite apps for kids. Today's pick is the problem solving app Breathe, Think, Do with Sesame. Download the app on the App Store or Google Play. Share your comments, including what you'd like to see, on our Children's Department Facebook page. Support our library by ...
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Knock-Out Non-Fiction: Ocean Creatures

In this Knock-Out Non-Fiction, Miss Megan and Miss Nicole swim with the creatures of the ocean. In this video, Miss Megan reads A Baby Sea Otter Story by Martha EH Rusted, Baby Dolphin's First Swim, and The Blue Whale by Jenni Desmond. In the second video, Miss Nicole demonstrates how ...
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Coming Soon

Ms. Megan’s statement on Children’s Department online programs

Ms. Megan wants you to know what programs you can expect online during our closure. Stay tuned! ...
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Special Programs, Content, & Services Update

Our programs may be canceled, but Moon Library is still bringing literacy and fun to you. Here is our list of special programs, content, and services you can expect in the future. In the Library
  • The library is still open for checking out and returning items, using the computers, ...
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After School Movie: Spies in Disguise

Kids, come in on March 18 at 4 PM for our After School Movie, when we'll show Spies in Disguise (PG). Register online or by calling 412-269-0334 ...
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Our Picks

Miss Nicole’s App Pick of the Day: Breathe, Think, Do with Sesame

Miss Nicole is sharing her favorite apps for kids. Today's pick is the problem solving app Breathe, Think, Do with Sesame. Download the app on the App Store or Google Play. Share your comments, including what you'd like to see, on our Children's Department Facebook page. Support our library by ...
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Miss Sarah’s Daily Pick: Weird But True!

Miss Sarah is linking to her favorite websites for kids. Today's Daily Pick is the National Geographic Kids series Weird But True! Check out videos, radio shows, and more online. Share your comments, including what you'd like to see, on our Children's Department Facebook page. Support our library by sharing our ...
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Miss Megan’s PBS Pick of the Day: Molly of Denali

In honor of our partnership with WQED Education, Miss Megan is sharing her favorite PBS Kids shows every day. Miss Megan's PBS Pick of the Day is Molly of Denali. Check out videos, games, activities, and more online. Share your comments, including what you'd like to see, on our Children's ...
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Reading Challenges

 

Homework Help

  • BookFLIX: Interactive children’s books to read online.
  • CyberSmarts: Short online books for kids and adults about internet safety.
  • Little Pim: Interactive online language learning for all ages. Languages include Spanish, French, German, Mandarin Chinese, Korean and English as a Second Language. Log in as a guest or by creating an account using your email address. You must have an account to save your progress.
  • NoveList Plus K-8: Information about over 38,000 children’s books.
  • OverDrive Kids: Borrow ebooks and audiobooks using your library card.
  • Select Reads: A library book recommendation website and newsletter for a variety of age groups and subjects.
  • TumbleBook Library: Interactive fiction and non-fiction books for children.

 

Fun & Games

 

Ask a Librarian

Have questions? Send a message to one of our children’s department staff members.

 

Megan Goode (Email: goodem@einetwork.net)

Specialties: Kids events and programs, collection development, general questions

 

Nicole Beatty (Email: beattyn@einetwork.net)

Specialties: Kids events and programs

 

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