Posted on Thursday, March 21, 2013 by Jennifer Weeks
This week at story time we discussed the importance of growing children's vocabulary by using better and more descriptive words.
Kitten's First Full Moon
Posted on Wednesday, March 20, 2013 by Klara Kim
Hey everyone, spring has sprung!
Hooray, that means Stephenie Meyer's book The Host is finally going to be out as a movie on March 29th, 2013!
Posted on Tuesday, March 19, 2013 by Klara Kim
Ever since publishers figured out that young people love to read graphic novels, the book industry has been working hard to adapt all kinds of classic books into novels. Some of these are okay, but are we satisfied with okay? No, we want awesome!
One example of an awesome graphic novel...
Posted on Friday, March 8, 2013 by Klara Kim
They were gone but now they're back!
Usually you have to be on a waiting list to get a popular book. Now's your chance to read the most hard to get teen books without waiting because Teen Bestsellers can’t be placed on hold. That means you see them on the shelf more often and can...
Posted on Thursday, March 7, 2013 by Jennifer Weeks
Every parent wants to help her child learn and succeed. And, really its not so hard to do. There are 5 basic practices that support early literacy: singing, talking, reading, writing and playing. Don't you already do all of that? Of course, you do!
Posted on Wednesday, March 6, 2013 by Karen Rose
Campbell Library has the basic tax forms and instruction booklets.
This is a list of what we have so far:
State Forms/Instruction Booklets:
Federal Instruction booklets:
Posted on Saturday, March 2, 2013 by Robyn McCreight
The Bay Area is an inspiring place. Authors and poets ranging Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, Robert Frost, Jack London, and even Mark Twain found inspiration here. The tradition continues, and many of today's bestsellers are created by authors who grew up or moved to the bay area. Here is...
Posted on Monday, February 18, 2013 by campbell_manager
Books in public libraries are arranged on the shelves using the Dewey Decimal Classification system, a numerical system that organizes nonfiction by subject.
Each nonfiction book is assigned a "call number." The call number groups books together by subject...
Posted on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by Robyn McCreight
Romance lovers, eat your heart out --literally. Celebrate Valentine’s day with one of these classic love stories; or explore the darker side of “undying love” with each classic’s grisly counterpart.
Posted on Tuesday, February 12, 2013 by Health and Fitness
Are you familiar with the look of this food pyramid?
Posted on Tuesday, February 5, 2013 by Jeannie Takagi Hsu
Enter our Purple Heart Trivia Contest for Teens, where answering 5 multiple choice questions can win you a $25 gift card! Even if you haven’t read the book yet, you can still answer the questions by using the library catalog or going online.
Posted on Tuesday, February 5, 2013 by campbell_manager
Posted on Thursday, January 31, 2013 by Health and Fitness
What is on your New Year’s resolution list? Whether you have a short list, or a long one, being healthy should right on top.
Posted on Thursday, January 31, 2013 by Lisa Dearborn
Diary of a Wimpy Kid is #1 again! In fact, the top 3 are the same as last month, but Rose and Riley and The Possum Always Rings Twice are two titles new to the list!
1) Diary of A Wimpy Kid
Posted on Thursday, January 31, 2013 by
The Invisible Wounds of War
Get ready, because Silicon Valley Reads(SVR) is back for the 1-3. Not only is it back, and better than ever, but SVR now has an entire program just for teens!
Posted on Monday, January 28, 2013 by Klara Kim
Posted on Thursday, January 24, 2013 by Karen Rose
These were the top Artists checked out over the Holidays…
1. Swift, Taylor
Posted on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 by Robyn McCreight
This month will see the release of Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters, yet another film in a string of recent movie adaptations and television series that transform the lives and tales of The Brothers Grimm into crime-fighters and detectives.
Posted on Monday, January 21, 2013 by Health and Fitness
We get drinks from vending machines all the time. Many of us probably don’t pay much attention to how many calories are in those beverages….but times are changing.
Posted on Monday, January 14, 2013 by Klara Kim
We don't get much of our own snow in the Bay area so we have to make our own out of paper. The library has snowflakes for President's Day, Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, and more!
We'll teach kids in grades 3 and above how to make their own paper...
Librarian: Jane Cronkhite
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