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Milpitas Library

160 North Main Street
Milpitas, CA 95035


Monday1pm - 9pm
Tuesday1pm - 9pm
Wednesday1pm - 9pm
Thursday10am - 6pm
Friday10am - 6pm
Saturday10am - 6pm
Sundaynoon - 6pm
Holidays & Closures

Phone:(408) 262-1171

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All SCCLD locations will be CLOSED Sunday, April 20th for Easter.
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Where Chickens and Children Sleep

Coop sweet coop

 

Alice and Joanie B. were feeling thankful in the New Year, especially as they watched Laurenjoan clean-up their coop.  She was covered in mud, poop, straw, and her shoes were all wet.

Joanie B: Thank grawkness.

Alice: Braawk! Yes, a nice clean coop to sleep in tonight and a warm nest to lay our eggs.

Joanie B: And good chicken scratch to eat - or blueberries or animal crackers...

Alice:  It's good to be an American Chicken. 

Joanie B: Hmmmm...I wonder where chickens sleep in other countries....like:

Spain

Chickens in a Spanish village

...or...

South Africa

Chicken House in South Africa

South African Chicken

...or...

Senegal

Sengel chicken house

...or...

Malawi

Malawi chicken house

Chickens in Malawi

...or even...

Ireland

Irish thatched chicken house

 

 

Irish Chicken

 

Alice: Coo-coo-coops and chickens are as different as one country is from another...some have to scrabble and some get to scratch...

Joanie B: Just like where children sleep in places like....(from James Mollison's book and website.)

New York

...or...

Columbia

Alice: Crawkkk! Children and where they sleep, makes me think of a book at the Milpitas Library, its called -