Tag Archives: storytime

When I bring my kids to storytime, we always sing such fun songs! Does the library have children’s CDs that we can listen to at home?

Yes, the Children’s Center in the Central Library and the branch libraries have a wide variety of music CDs that can be checked out. They’re great for listening to in the car and around the house! Here’s a sampling of … Continue reading

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I’d like to bring my class to visit the Central Library. Do you offer any special programs for large groups of children?

The Central Library is a wonderful place to visit with children and is free to the public.  Take our self guided walking tours and discover everything from beautiful art to impressive artifacts, including an original copy of the Declaration of … Continue reading

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Book Review: Whopper Cake by Karma Wilson and Will Hillenbrand

Maybe it’s just because my birthday is later this month, but I’ve been in the mood for good birthday and birthday cake stories lately.  One of my favorites to read with younger kids, approximately ages 4-7, is Whopper Cake by … Continue reading

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A Budding Partnership

Dallas Public Library and Lake Highlands Community Garden  When I was first approached about presenting children’s events at a garden, I agreed, mostly because I love children and I love outreach.  Never having done much gardening myself, I didn’t really … Continue reading

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Upcoming event: Bookmarks at NorthPark Center storytime

  This year, Bookmarks at NorthPark Center will usher in the New Year with a little scare as they feature No Time for Monsters/No Hay Tiempo para Monstruos in their January line up of Bilingual Books and Boogie storytime. On … Continue reading

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