Kids

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Awesome Art with Miss Nicole: TP Tube Twisters

In this Awesome Art with Miss Nicole video, she shows you how to make wind spinners out of toilet paper tubes. Share your comments, including what you'd like to see, on our Children's Department Facebook page. Support our library by sharing our posts and websites, borrowing digital items, or donating ...
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Miss Megan Presents: Storytime Live! – Dinosaurs

On today's Storytime Live, Miss Megan read stories about dinosaurs: T-Rex Would Not Make a Good Knight by Thomas Kingsley Troupe & Steph Calvert, Dinosaurs Don't Have Bedtimes by Timothy Knapman & Nikki Dyson, and Stegosaurus and Other Plains Dinosaurs by Dixon Dougal. There are also appearances by Miss Megan's ...
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Online Storytime Guest Reader: The Book with No Pictures

In today's Online Storytime, our guest reader Carl reads The Book with No Pictures by BJ Novak. Want to be a guest reader? Email Miss Megan or contact the Children’s Department Facebook page. Support our library by sharing our posts and websites, borrowing digital items, or donating online ...
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Quarantine Family Challenge

In an effort to help local businesses and promote community engagement, we are going to be posting weekly activities, such as reading challenges and Quarantine Bingo, for you to complete and win gift cards to local restaurants. Here are our first set of challenges:
  1. Take a picture of 5 ...
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Let’s Read: Under-the-Bed Fred

Miss Megan invites kids 6 years and older to read the chapter book Under-the-Bed Fred by Linda Bailey & Colin Jack. Share your comments, including what you’d like to see, on our Children’s Department Facebook page. Support our library by sharing our posts and websites, borrowing digital items, or donating online ...
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Science Experiments with Miss Sarah: Daffodil Dissection

Miss Sarah is back with a scientific demonstration about plant anatomy. Share your comments, including what you'd like to see, on our Children's Department Facebook page. Support our library by sharing our posts and websites, borrowing digital items, or donating online ...
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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

Pajama Jams #2: Retro Rhythms!

Miss Nicole here checking in afar! Music is one thing that has entertained me during these first few days indoors. It has a magical quality that can transport you to another world, another time, and another mood! I wanted to bring that magic to you, so I have curated another ...
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Pajama Jams #1: Dance Jams with the Fam!

Happy Tuesday, Moon Township! Miss Nicole here to curate some awesome family-friendly playlists for you! It's fairly easy for boredom to strike while we are all stuck indoors, so I'm making it my job to offer some fun family alternatives. Join us for a new playlist every week. This week ...
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Our Picks: Mother’s Day Picture Books

Here are our picks for Mother's Day picture books. The Night Before Mother's Day by Natasha Wing (2010) ...
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Storytimes, Clubs & Kits

Storytimes & Book Clubs

Activities & Kits

 

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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