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.

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.

FBI Safe Online Surfing

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
Apr 3 @ 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
Apr 4 @ 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)
Apr 5 @ 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
Apr 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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Story Hour 10:00 am
Story Hour
Apr 11 @ 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)
Apr 12 @ 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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Sylvan Edge: Robotics (call to register) 10:30 am
Sylvan Edge: Robotics (call to register)
Apr 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Build Robots, Build Friendships, Build Confidence! Grades 1-3 Build a love for STEM with Robotics at Sylvan! In this fun course, your child will learn how to build nad program robots – all while making friends, developing new skills and having a blast with STEM. Registration is required. Sign up early. Space is limited.
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Bryson Lang 10:30 am
Bryson Lang
Apr 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Bryson Lang has entertained thousands around the world with his creative, comedy-juggling act. Bryson’s show combines technical juggling skills with original comedy, resulting in a unique and unforgettable act. His audiences will see an energetic personality preforming captivating routines that mix audience participation, comedy, ball bouncing and spinning, giant beach balls and always a few …
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Library Lego Club (Call To Register) 3:30 pm
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Apr 19 @ 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
Apr 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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