Youth Services Librarian – Milltown, WI

Apply before August 16, 2019 Job Description The Youth Services Librarian is responsible for the development and implementation of the library’s program of service to children. Selects and executes the program of library service for children Develops and carries...

Circle of Security

Circle of Security International LogoI learned about Circle of Security as an approach to parenting and parent education the other day at a meeting, and I just had the chance to poke around and see what it is all about.  There are some great short animated...

Summer Reading Lists from ALSC

The Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) has updated and released three Summer Reading lists. The lists are full of book titles to keep children engaged in reading throughout the summer. Lists are available for K-8 students. Each is available to...

Summer Library Program Idea Swap Report #3

Some cool ideas that came up for programs for younger kids: Changing it up, taking the train set away for the summer, replacing with scientist dress-up station, with lab coats, goggles, beakers, lab supplies for creative play and explorationCreating a hydroponic...

Book Trailers for the Win

Book Trailers are a fun way to promote books.  Colleen from Menomonie often uses them as part of the mix when she is booktalking to teens.  Some libraries feature them prominently on websites.  This seems like a cool project for a teen advisory board,...

Sign Up for World Book Night!

World Book Night is on April 23–a super-cool night when people who love books get a bunch of books they love to give away to people who aren’t necessarily big readers.  It’s a way to share the book love, and a great outreach opportunity for...