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Working on a School Project? These sites might help!

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!

Not Quite Narwhal Template 1

Not Quite Narwhal Template 2

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.

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Story Hour 10:00 am
Story Hour
May 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us at 10:00 for story hour every Tuesday and Wednesday. We will be sharing stories, songs, and a craft each week. All ages are welcome. This session of story hour will end June 3. *Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read. Steve Blunt will be here …
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Story Hour 10:00 am
Story Hour
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us at 10:00 for story hour every Tuesday and Wednesday. We will be sharing stories, songs, and a craft each week. All ages are welcome. This session of story hour will end June 3. *Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read. Steve Blunt will be here …
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Library Lego Club (Call To Register) 3:30 pm
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
May 7 @ 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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Story Hour 10:00 am
Story Hour
May 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us at 10:00 for story hour every Tuesday and Wednesday. We will be sharing stories, songs, and a craft each week. All ages are welcome. This session of story hour will end June 3. *Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read. Steve Blunt will be here …
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Steve Blunt 10:30 am
Steve Blunt
May 13 @ 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)
May 14 @ 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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Story Hour 10:00 am
Story Hour
May 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us at 10:00 for story hour every Tuesday and Wednesday. We will be sharing stories, songs, and a craft each week. All ages are welcome. This session of story hour will end June 3. *Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read. Steve Blunt will be here …
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Story Hour 10:00 am
Story Hour
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us at 10:00 for story hour every Tuesday and Wednesday. We will be sharing stories, songs, and a craft each week. All ages are welcome. This session of story hour will end June 3. *Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read. Steve Blunt will be here …
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Library Lego Club (Call To Register) 3:30 pm
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
May 21 @ 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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Story Hour 10:00 am
Story Hour
May 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us at 10:00 for story hour every Tuesday and Wednesday. We will be sharing stories, songs, and a craft each week. All ages are welcome. This session of story hour will end June 3. *Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read. Steve Blunt will be here …
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Story Hour 10:00 am
Story Hour
May 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us at 10:00 for story hour every Tuesday and Wednesday. We will be sharing stories, songs, and a craft each week. All ages are welcome. This session of story hour will end June 3. *Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read. Steve Blunt will be here …
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Library Lego Club (Call To Register) 3:30 pm
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
May 28 @ 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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