Category Archives: Holidays

Read Right Now! MOTHER’S DAY

Little llama asks each of his friends if their mamas are llamas. Each friend answers with a simple riddle about what kind of animal each mama is. One mama has a pocket for carrying babies. Can your child guess which animal mama has a pocket? You can listen to Is Your Mama a Llama? right now. More books to download or check out and online activities follow.

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eBooks:

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A Mother for ChocoMake Way for DucklingsThe Best Mother's Day EverThe Berenstain Bears Mother's Day BlessingsThe Mommy BookHeather Has Two MommiesLittle Chick and Mommy CatAre You My MotherCrafts for Mothers Day and Fathers DayHappy Mothers DayI Love You SoMommy MommyThe Night Before Mothers Day

eAudiobooks:

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Pinkalicious Mothers Day SurpriseA Chair for My MotherTu Mama es una Llama?

Printables, Crafts & More:

#1 MomMothers Day Connect the DotsMothers Day MazeMothers Day Writing Paper

Books:

AwayCatch a KissHero MomI Want My MomMama and MeMax and Zoe Celebrate Mother's DayOh the Things My Mom Will DoSome MomsTake Your Mom to Work TodayThe Berenstain Bears We Love Our MomThe Night Before Mother's DayThere's No One I Love Like YouTogetherWhat Not to Give Mom on Mother's DayWhere's My Mom?We Love Our Mom!Gus Makes a GiftMama's Day with Little Gray

Read Right Now! APPLES

FREE Online eBooks about Apples:

Apple AnnieWho Was Johnny AppleseedInvestigate Apples

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Apple eBooks & eAudiobooks to Check out with your Library Card:

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ApplesApplesThe Apple Trees DiscoveryA Visit to the Apple OrchardApplesOutApplesLifeApplesSeasonsApplesSeedApplesShootApplesFarmerApplesCycleApplesCrispApple Cider Making Days

Printables, Crafts & More about Apples:

A is for Apple Printable 150Apple Dot to DotA is for Apple 2Trace the Letter A

Favorite Apple Books:

Apples GaloreThe Apple Trees DiscoveryApples and ButterfliesApplesRiddle>ApplesApplesauceThe AppleCurious George: Apple HarvestApplesBiggestApplesCiderApplesPumpkinsThe AppleTap the Magic TreeApplesGibbonsApplesFruitApplesSeasonsApplesArnoldWe Harvest Apples in the FallApplesCrispApples A to ZEating ApplesApplesCookSo You Want to Grow a Pie


Read Right Now! VALENTINE’S DAY

What is the best way to celebrate this day? Cuddle up with a good book!

FREE Online eBooks about Valentine’s Day:

Somebody Loves You Mr HatchDo You See Hearts?

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eBooks:

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All New Crafts for Valentines DayDora Loves BootsFranklins ValentineLets Celebrate Valentines DayNate the Great and the Mushy ValentineThe Berenstain Bears Funny Valentine

eAudiobooks:

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pete-the-cat-valentines-day-is-coolAmelia Bedelias First ValentineOne Zillion Valentines

Printables, Crafts & More about Valentine’s Day:

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Books:

Amelia Bedelia’s First ValentineArthur’s ValentineOne Zillion ValentinesThe Valentine BearsIt’s Valentine’s DayThe Day It Rained HeartsRoses are Pink, Your Feet Really StinkClifford’s First ValentineFroggy’s First KissLittle Bear’s ValentineIf You’ll Be My ValentineLove SplatSomebody Loves You Mr. HatchYou're Loveable to MeNote the Great and the Mushy ValentinePete the Cat: Valentine’s Day is Cool

Learn About Valentine’s Day:

What is Valentine’s DayLet’s Throw a Valentine’s Day party!Valentine’s dayValentine’s Day OrigamiValentine’s Day Sweets and TreatsValentine Be MineI Haiku YouValentine’s DayValentine’s Day CraftsValentine’s DayValentine’s DayFunny Valentine’s Day jokesValentine’s DayA Valentine’s Day Drawing TreatHappy Valentine’s Day!

Recommended by: Janet Spaulding, Selection Services


Groundhog Day

Groundhog eBooks & eAudiobooks to Check out with your Library Card:

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Print Books:

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Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year starts January 28, 2017. Here are some books and activities to help you explore this holiday together.

Chinese New Year eBooks & eAudiobooks:

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Stories about Chinese New Year:

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Learn about Chinese New Year:

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Chinese & Chinese-American Stories:

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