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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Musical Mornings in Danvers 10:00 am
Musical Mornings in Danvers
Dec 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore
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Winter Story Hour 10:00 am
Winter Story Hour
Dec 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning January 8. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week All ages are welcome This session of story time will end March 13th Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read ***Please note: …
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Steve Blunt 10:30 am
Steve Blunt
Dec 5 @ 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
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Library Lego Club (Call To Register) 3:30 pm
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Dec 6 @ 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! When: Thursdays 3:30-4:30pm 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 …
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Musical Mornings in Danvers 10:00 am
Musical Mornings in Danvers
Dec 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore
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Little Gym International (Call to Register) 10:00 am
Little Gym International (Call to Register)
Dec 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Children ages 3-5 Join us for some fun group activities led by the staff from The Little Gym of Woburn. Children will make friends, burn energy, and have fun! During this event children will enjoy special activities incorporating parachutes, scarves, bells, and rhythm sticks, while tumbling and moving to the special music created by The …
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Art’s Cool: Make A Gift Workshop (Call to Register) 6:30 pm
Art’s Cool: Make A Gift Workshop (Call to Register)
Dec 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Ages 8 – 12 Join us in welcoming Deb Folsom, from Art’s Cool in Middleton, as she leads a class in designing, painting and decorating a wood Jewel Box, to keep or gift. Art’s Cool encourages individual artistic expression and fosters creative confidence through a variety of fine art classes and creative art programs in …
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Musical Mornings in Danvers 10:00 am
Musical Mornings in Danvers
Dec 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore
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