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
Apr 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore
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Spring Story Hour 10:00 am
Spring Story Hour
Apr 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome. Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
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Spring Story Hour 10:00 am
Spring Story Hour
Apr 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome. Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time 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 4 @ 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
Apr 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore
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Spring Story Hour 10:00 am
Spring Story Hour
Apr 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome. Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
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Steve Blunt 10:30 am
Steve Blunt
Apr 10 @ 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)
Apr 11 @ 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 …
Art’s Cool: Paint a Flower Pot (Call to Register) 6:30 pm
Art’s Cool: Paint a Flower Pot (Call to Register)
Apr 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Ages 8-12 Join us in welcoming Deb Folsom, from Art’s Cool in Middleton, as she leads a class in designing and painting a flower pot. Art’s Cool encourages individual artistic expression and fosters creative confidence through a variety of fine art classes and creative art programs in a nurturing, enjoyable environment. Call now to register …
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The Cat In The Hat Is Coming! 3:00 pm
The Cat In The Hat Is Coming!
Apr 16 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us for a special visit from Carole Finn-Weidman as she performs Dr Seuss’ The Cat In The Hat, in honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday! We will be having refreshments and making a craft too! Carole Finn-Weidman is a professional film, TV and theatre actress. Parties by Carole was founded in 1998. Carole performs over …
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Mike the Bubble Man 11:00 am
Mike the Bubble Man
Apr 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Mike the Bubble Man brings magic and science to the stage with this interactive 45 minute indoor show about bubbles! Through music, choreography and comedy, bubbles – in all different shapes and sizes – come alive, sparking imagination and wonder.
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Musical Mornings in Danvers 10:00 am
Musical Mornings in Danvers
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore
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Spring Story Hour 10:00 am
Spring Story Hour
Apr 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome. Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
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Spring Story Hour 10:00 am
Spring Story Hour
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome. Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time 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 25 @ 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
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore
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Spring Story Hour 10:00 am
Spring Story Hour
Apr 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome. Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.