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Working on a School Project? These sites might help!

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Search the Peabody Institute LIbrary, Danvers children’s collection. Especially for beginning researchers in Kindergarten through Grade 5. By INFOTRAC. 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
Oct 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 December 6th.   Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.   ***Please note: No food or drinks are allowed while stories are being …
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Story Hour 10:00 am
Story Hour
Oct 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 December 6th.   Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.   ***Please note: No food or drinks are allowed while stories are being …
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Library Lego Club (Call To Register) 3:30 pm
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Oct 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
Oct 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 December 6th.   Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.   ***Please note: No food or drinks are allowed while stories are being …
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Story Hour 10:00 am
Story Hour
Oct 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 December 6th.   Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.   ***Please note: No food or drinks are allowed while stories are being …
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Town Wide Open House 4:00 pm
Town Wide Open House
Oct 12 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Drop in to the Children’s Room for spin art, a Halloween craft and Hoodsies.
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Story Hour 10:00 am
Story Hour
Oct 17 @ 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 December 6th.   Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.   ***Please note: No food or drinks are allowed while stories are being …
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Story Hour 10:00 am
Story Hour
Oct 18 @ 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 December 6th.   Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.   ***Please note: No food or drinks are allowed while stories are being …
MCBA Book Club (Call To Sign Up) 3:30 pm
MCBA Book Club (Call To Sign Up)
Oct 18 @ 3:30 pm – 4:45 pm
For Students in grades 4-6 Registration Required 978-774-0554 Join us for our first MCBA Book Club, featuring the 2018 booklist. We will be meeting once a month to discus one of the 25 books on the list. For our first meeting we will be discussing The Jumbies. Light refreshments will be served. A fun activity …
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Library Lego Club (Call To Register) 3:30 pm
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Oct 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
Oct 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 December 6th.   Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.   ***Please note: No food or drinks are allowed while stories are being …
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Story Hour 10:00 am
Story Hour
Oct 25 @ 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 December 6th.   Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.   ***Please note: No food or drinks are allowed while stories are being …
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Library Lego Club (Call To Register) 3:30 pm
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Oct 26 @ 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 …
Music With Dara: A Halloween Pajama Story Time 6:30 pm
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Story Hour 10:00 am
Story Hour
Oct 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 December 6th.   Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.   ***Please note: No food or drinks are allowed while stories are being …