Your library can be your haven, even when it's closed.
These are uncertain times, and anxiety levels are understandably high. Kids are out of school, and many adults are either home from work or working from home. Life is a bit, well, unusual.
Take a deep breath and know your library is here to get you through these difficult days. We've got great escapes for everyone!
You and your child can join Miss Nina as she reads some fun stories on Facebook. Stay tuned for some sing alongs too. Children will have fun and keep their early literacy and fine motor skills sharp, too. There will be more to come so stay tuned for reading for different ages, crafts with common household items and more. Check our website for events here
TumbleBooks’ databases are easy to use, and feature unlimited access from home! Read as many books as you want, when you want, and on any device. There are no check-outs, holds, or bulky downloads. Books are available instantly! Check out TumbleMath and Audiobook Cloud too!
We are all trying our very best to stay healthy and safe during the COVID19 pandemic. One way to say healthy and safe is to practice social distancing. This means that we are spending A LOT of time at home. We have curated list of various digital resources for all ages. Virtual museum visits, drawing classes, ballet classes, you name, we got it! And don’t worry, this list is far from complete!
if you want to really go for spooky, turn off the lights and start exploring the underground ossuaries below Paris. While physically closed to the public during this time of coronavirus, the virtual visit to the Catacombs of Paris is still open.
Virtual Tour of The Elms, Newport RI Explore the summer residence of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Julius Berwind of Philadelphia and New York. In 1898, the Berwinds engaged Philadelphia architect Horace Trumbauer to design a house modeled after the mid-18th century French chateau d'Asnieres (c.1750) outside Paris.