Fine Art Friday: Helen Frankenthaler

Teach your little ones about art with Fine Art Fridays. On July 16, kids can pick up their own DIY art kit, then go online to watch Miss Sarah‘s video on abstract expressionist painter Helen Frankenthaler while making their own Read More …

Fine Art Friday: Leonora Carrington

Teach your little ones about art with Fine Art Fridays. On June 4, kids can pick up their own DIY art kit, then go online to watch Miss Sarah‘s video on surrealist painter Leonora Carrington while making their own whimsical Read More …

Fine Art Friday: Louise Nevelson

Teach your little ones about art with Fine Art Fridays. Tomorrow, kids can pick up their own DIY art kit, then go online to watch Miss Sarah teach them all about Louise Nevelson and how to make their own art Read More …

3D Printing Time Lapse Video: Prusa RC3 Face Shields US Version – From a Basement to the Front Lines

This is an extended, companion time lapse video to the one we just posted.  In this video, you can see the face shield PPE parts get printed, sanitized, and dropped off to Infinite Labs in March. The LulzBot TAZ 6 Read More …

3D Printing Time Lapse Video: Prusa RC3 Face Shields US Version (print only)

We have a new time lapse video from Ms. Roxanne. In this video, you can see the face shield PPE parts that were distributed to Infinite Labs in March. The LulzBot TAZ 6 3D printer was provided through a FedEx grant Read More …

Mindfulness at Moon: Basic Meditation

Hi everybody, Ms. Roxanne here. I have practiced mindfulness meditation for years and created this video to help others deal with stress in this downright scary time. This is a 5 minute guided exercise which uses counting the breaths as Read More …

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 Read More …

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 Read More …

Online Storytime with Miss Megan: Daniel Tiger – Daniel Loves Playtime!

In this Online Storytime, Miss Megan and her dogs Finn & Artie read the Daniel Tiger book Daniel Loves Playtime! by Alexandra Cassel Schwartz & Jason Fruchter. Share your comments, including what you’d like to see, on our Children’s Department Facebook Read More …

Online Storytime with Miss Megan: Fancy Nancy and the Mermaid Ballet

In this Online Storytime, Miss Megan reads the book Fancy Nancy and the Mermaid Ballet by Jane O’Connor & Robin Preiss-Glasser. Share your comments, including what you’d like to see, on our Children’s Department Facebook page. Support our library by sharing Read More …