Kids

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Working on a School Project? These sites might help!
crcatalog
Search the Peabody Institute Library, Danvers children’s collection.
KidsInfobits
Especially for beginning researchers in Kindergarten through Grade 5. By INFOTRAC.
NovelistK8
The features of Novelist directed towards children’s and young adult books. By EBSCO.
Cool Links for Kids and Parents
Educational

Teach Your Monster to Read – The groundbreaking game that makes learning to read fun.

Coolmath4kids.com — Try this site for math games and lessons.

Dinosphere — This site provides an exciting and extraordinary dinosaur learning experience from the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis.

Books and Literature

StoryPlace — This interactive website provides a virtual storytime experience for both pre-school and elementary school-aged children.

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends

Other Fun Stuff!

Funology — A site about the “science” of having fun with games and experiments.

Fin, Fur and Feather Bureau of Investigation (FFFBI) — Animal agents at the FFFBI are fighting for truth, justice and stuff like that! Solve interactive mysteries, file field reports, and more.

Invention Dimension — Want to know more about inventions? Or do you think you already know quite a bit? Test your knowledge here.

Book Plates at My Home Library — Personalize your books with these cool bookplates.

Parents and Teachers

Surfing the Net with Kids — “Surfing the Net” is designed to help parents help their kids find a safe place to play on the net. There’s a little of everything here: reviews, games, activities and more.

Carol Hurst’s Children’s Literature Site — This site is a collection of reviews of great books for kids along with activities, curriculum ideas and more. Carol Hurst is a nationally known storyteller, lecturer and author.

Events for Kids at the Library
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Story Hour 10:00 am
Story Hour
Jan 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome This session of story hour will end March 14 Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
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Story Hour 10:00 am
Story Hour
Jan 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome This session of story hour will end March 14 Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
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Library Lego Club (Call To Register) 3:30 pm
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Jan 11 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Come join us after school for an afternoon of building and fun! All structures will remain on display in the Children’s Room until the following week. Ages: 5-12 Cost: Free! Where: Children’s Room, Peabody Institute Library (Danvers) Registration: Required, space is limited. Registration begins on Monday morning at 9:00 for that week’s program What To …
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Story Hour 10:00 am
Story Hour
Jan 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome This session of story hour will end March 14 Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
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Library Lego Club (Call To Register) 3:30 pm
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Jan 18 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Come join us after school for an afternoon of building and fun! All structures will remain on display in the Children’s Room until the following week. Ages: 5-12 Cost: Free! Where: Children’s Room, Peabody Institute Library (Danvers) Registration: Required, space is limited. Registration begins on Monday morning at 9:00 for that week’s program What To …
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Story Hour 10:00 am
Story Hour
Jan 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome This session of story hour will end March 14 Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
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Story Hour 10:00 am
Story Hour
Jan 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome This session of story hour will end March 14 Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
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Library Lego Club (Call To Register) 3:30 pm
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Jan 25 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Come join us after school for an afternoon of building and fun! All structures will remain on display in the Children’s Room until the following week. Ages: 5-12 Cost: Free! Where: Children’s Room, Peabody Institute Library (Danvers) Registration: Required, space is limited. Registration begins on Monday morning at 9:00 for that week’s program What To …
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Story Hour 10:00 am
Story Hour
Jan 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome This session of story hour will end March 14 Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
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Story Hour 10:00 am
Story Hour
Jan 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome This session of story hour will end March 14 Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
Steve Blunt 10:30 am
Steve Blunt
Jan 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us for a morning of music with Steve Blunt, an award winning musician. Prepare to be entertained! Children and adults alike will enjoy listening to Steve’s songs and stories. Funded by the Lyceum Committee