Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Try It! Dialogic Reading

It may sound like a mouthful, but dialogic reading is actually pretty simple. Don't just read TO your child, read WITH your child. Here's how:



Monday, April 3, 2017

Meet Micha! (Author Visit!!!)

Every year, the Pennsylvania Library Association picks a children's book for it's special program, "One Book, Every Young Child." Libraries, daycares, and schools all read that special book together and celebrate throughout the month of April.

This year, RPL was lucky enough to be chosen as a spot where this year's author, Micha Archer, will be visiting and telling us about her book, "Daniel Finds a Poem."

Join us!

Saturday, April 1, 2017

Babies Need Words

Just a reminder: play with your child! All of those silly games add up. The interaction with you makes a world of difference once school starts!


Monday, March 27, 2017

Lucha at the Library

Our pro-wrestling biographies and books are some of the most popular items in our whole collection. It's not hard to see why when we have such super fans at our Wrestling Club events!

 

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Watch A Story!


Now there's a new way to experience your favorite storybooks. Check out our Read-Along DVDs that features your favorite characters and stories in animation. Bring a stortyime home to your child or let your older children read along with the narrator.

Here is a list of some of the titles available. Check out the display of DVDs in our Children's Library!


Monday, March 13, 2017

Blockheads

Over the last few months, we've been building cool new things with Legos, magnatiles, connector straws, and Lincoln logs. It's been a great way to exercise our STEM skills, make new friends, and work together.

Look for Blockheads on our calendar to join us! Meanwhile, check us out building with our new magnatile set:

Friday, March 3, 2017

Best Fork Forward: National Nutrition Month!

Our friends at the Lehigh Valley Dietetic Association are helping us celebrate National Nutrition Month!
Here are some facts to help you think about nutrition in new ways: