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Launching 1000 Books Before Kindergarten

It’s official- we have launched the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program here at Rocky River Public Library! Wednesday evening was our special Launch Party during which patrons could come in with their littles to sign up for the program and … Continue reading

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Audiobook Picks for Your Summer Road Trip

One of my top five favorite things to do in the summer months is to take road trips, and I especially love visiting National Parks (although a nice warm beach is never a bad idea). Last year I visited Acadia … Continue reading

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Learning Shapes & Colors with Felt Boards

Our Makerspace will feature 8″ x 10” felt boards until the end of May. There are a number of skills that children learn from using felt boards (also called flannel boards) for story telling, and the following website provides a … Continue reading

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Little Yoga: Exploring Poses with Picture Books

Many of us, both children and adults, live in a busy world full of screens around every corner, schedules for every minute of our day, and plenty of stress. We might often not stop to think about how this hustle … Continue reading

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Five Books for Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, often referred to as MLK Day, is a federal holiday held on the third Monday of January. This year the holiday will be recognized on Monday, January 16th, 2017. This special day celebrates the life … Continue reading

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My Life by One Very Special Library Book

Did you ever wonder how certain books happen to be on the shelf of the Library? Just think…of all the books in the whole entire world, how did I end up in the Library…your Library? Well, here is my story … Continue reading

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The Important Library Card

September has been the month that libraries in Cuyahoga County including Rocky River Public Library have promoted their joint campaign, A Card for Every Kid. The goal of this campaign was to put a library card into the hands of … Continue reading

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Meet Author, Illustrator, and Storyteller David Spangler

David Spangler, author and illustrator of Clamming Hods and Santa Claus and Who will be speaking at the library on Monday, Sept. 26, from 7:00 to 7:15 PM in the Community Room. This Family Event requires no registration so please stop … Continue reading

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