Tuesday, March 2nd is Dr. Seuss’s birthday. Many kids in school celebrate this day as Read Across America Day. This week, we are celebrating Dr. Seuss with a couple of our favorite whacky books. Miss Theresa’s favorite is the classic Green Eggs and Ham. Miss Megan’s favorite is Fox in Socks, a tongue twister! Check out the stories below and then check out the craft ideas. 22 Easy and Fun Dr. Seuss Crafts for Kids
Miss Megan and Miss Theresa are reading some fun animal stories this week! All you need for this week’s craft are some old clothes pins, pipe cleaners, and a sprinkle of creativity. Click on the picture below to see the instructions for this cute and easy project.
We are ready for spring! Aren’t you? Hopefully this will be the last time we feel inspired to do a story time about snow this season. Listen to our stories and then check out the fun craft kit you can pick up at the library! Our craft this week is a kit you pick up at the library. Kids will use a pencil eraser to make snowflakes surrounding their snowman. You can make a big pile of snow like Miss…
This Sunday is Valentine’s Day! Listen to Miss Megan’s Valentine stories below and then check out the cute, easy craft. Paper Plate Heart Wreath Craft
This week out story time is about pets! Whether it is a cat, dog, fish, bird, or something truly unique, we love all pets. Check out our stories below and then the fun craft! Paper Bag Animal Craft
This week we are celebrating Groundhog Day! First of all, what is a groundhog? Maybe you have never seen one before. A groundhog, also known as a woodchuck, is a large rodent. It lives in burrows in the ground and hibernates during the winter. You can often see groundhogs that live near the grain elevators in Tekamah! Ask Miss Megan about them; she sees them a lot. In the United States and Canada, Groundhog Day is celebrated every year on…
The Nebraska Library Commission has announced that over 3,000 magazine titles will be added to the content already available via the OverDrive system. This includes popular publications such as National Geographic, Good Housekeeping, and Rolling Stone. Accessing these magazines is FREE with a library card from Tekamah Public Library. If you aren’t already using OverDrive, you can get started by going to the OverDrive tab at the top of the page, or by clicking this link. OverDrive is a digital…
This week our theme is polar bears! They would sure love the cold weather we have been having. You can make your very own polar bear at home with this fun (but probably a little messy) craft. We know it’s proven fun because we have done a version of it at the library before! Check out the link below.
Our story time this week is for the birds! Did you know that some birds live here all winter long? It can be hard for them to find food when it is cold. You can help them by making this easy treat. Hang it by a window so you can watch the birds eat!
It has been a cold and snowy start to January. That is normal, even if we don’t like it! We are using Story Time this week to celebrate the weather. Check out our stories and then the fun craft below. We have foam craft kits that make cute mitten ornaments. They could be for your Christmas tree next year or a little gift for a grandparent. Come to the library and get one!