Johnny Appleseed Visits the Library

Posted on Saturday, November 17, 2012 by klarakim

We had a special visitor at the library last week: Johnny Appleseed! Johnny told us all about growing up in a log cabin with 11 brothers and sisters. The kids asked plenty of questions and found out his favorite kind of apple is called the "Rambo". He also played some games with us before leaving to plant more trees. Be sure to watch for more . . . more »

Buggy Book Club Fun at Campbell Library

Posted on Friday, November 9, 2012 by klarakim

We had an awesome time dicussing The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate, eating grasshopper cookies -- mint, not real grasshoppers! -- and talking to Lynn from the Youth Science Institute about entomology. Calpurnia is very interested in natural science and Darwin so we talked about Calpurnia's evolution as a character. Then Lynn gave a talk and let us gently pet a walking stick and a Madagascar . . . more »

Boo! Spooky Cute Halloween Luminaria!

Posted on Friday, September 28, 2012 by klarakim

Are you ready for Halloween fun? This zombie, jack o'lantern, and monster would like to sit in your window and greet trick-or-treaters: If you're in Grades 4th-8th, you can make your own lanterns too! Please sign up in advance at the Children's Information Desk at Campbell Library and remember to bring a 2 liter bottle. Our Halloween Luminaria craft program is a two-week endeavor: Week . . . more »