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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Library Lego Club (Call To Register) 3:30 pm
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Nov 1 @ 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
Nov 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore
Generation Pound with Jennifer Leshin (call to register) 3:00 pm
Generation Pound with Jennifer Leshin (call to register)
Nov 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join Jennifer Leshin, the owner and Physical Therapy supervisor of 4×4 Fitness Pro, a health, wellness, and fitness studio located in Essex, for a fun fitness program for ages 5-12. At 4×4 Fitness Pro, their mission is to create fun, achievable programs and classes. Their amazing staff is made up of Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, …
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Fall Story Hour 10:00 am
Fall Story Hour
Nov 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning September 11. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week All ages are welcome This session of story time will end December 5th Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read ***Please note: …
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Fall Story Hour 10:00 am
Fall Story Hour
Nov 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning September 11. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week All ages are welcome This session of story time will end December 5th Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read ***Please note: …
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Library Lego Club (Call To Register) 3:30 pm
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Nov 8 @ 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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Fall Story Hour 10:00 am
Fall Story Hour
Nov 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning September 11. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week All ages are welcome This session of story time will end December 5th Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read ***Please note: …
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Fall Story Hour 10:00 am
Fall Story Hour
Nov 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning September 11. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week All ages are welcome This session of story time will end December 5th Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read ***Please note: …
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Library Lego Club (Call To Register) 3:30 pm
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Nov 15 @ 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
Nov 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore
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Fall Story Hour 10:00 am
Fall Story Hour
Nov 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning September 11. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week All ages are welcome This session of story time will end December 5th Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read ***Please note: …
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Fall Story Hour 10:00 am
Fall Story Hour
Nov 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning September 11. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week All ages are welcome This session of story time will end December 5th Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read ***Please note: …
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Library Lego Club (Call To Register) 3:30 pm
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Nov 29 @ 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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