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Author Archives: Catherine Ricard

Kids Summer Concert

Cupcakeasaurus! — Central Branch, June 18 Get in the groove for summer reading and Rock Out! Cupcakeasaurus plays rock n’ roll music for all ages–from clever kids to young-at-heart adults. This rock duo plays acoustic songs with fun and humorous lyrics. With songs like “Eat Your Books and Read Your Vegetables”, “Cupcakeasaurus” and “My Fish Ran Away”; they keep the ... Read More »

Fossils of the Michigan Basin

Paleo Joe : Fossil Exhibit — Woods Branch, June 1 – July 7 This exhibit showcases commonly found Devonian through Pennsylvanian fossils of the Michigan Basin which includes Northern Indiana, Southern Ontario, Northern Ohio, Eastern Illinois and Wisconsin. The exhibit consists of Creatures that once lived in the ancient tropical seas that dominated the area 350 million years ago. Creatures ... Read More »

Intro to Parkour

The Art of Movement: Introduction to Parkour Workshop When life rocks, we roll! Learn to move and fall safely with parkour. Featuring professional athletes from Phoenix Freerunning Academy. Space is limited and registration is required, beginning May 27th. For children ages 6+. Please register for only one session. Wednesday, June 27, 11:00 a.m. – Woods Branch. Register Wednesday, June 27, ... Read More »

Summer Reading Events

Have a Rockin’ and Readin’ good time at the library this summer! See the program listing below. Registration start dates are included where sign up is required.  Register through the online calendar or by calling the library. Looking for Story Time? Click here. Sign up for the Libraries Rock! Summer Reading Program to read for free books, prizes and raffle ... Read More »


Bob by Wendy Mass & Rebecca Stead; with illustrations by Nicholas Gannon Visiting her grandmother in Australia, Livy, ten, is reminded of the promise she made five years before to Bob, a strange, green creature who cannot recall who or what he is.   Read More »

You Go First

  You Go First by Erin Entrada Kelly Charlotte, twelve, and Ben, eleven, are highly-skilled competitors at online Scrabble and that connection helps both as they face family issues and the turmoil of middle school.   Read More »

Courage & Defiance

Courage & Defiance : Stories of Spies, Saboteurs, and Survivors in World War II Denmark by Deborah Hopkinson. “Critically acclaimed Sibert Honor author Deborah Hopkinson brings to bold life the remarkable story of the Danish resistance and rescue of over 7,000 Jews during WWII. When the Nazis invaded Denmark on Tuesday, April 9, 1940, the people of this tiny country ... Read More »