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Closures for December and January

We will be closed Wednesday, December 24 and Thursday, December 25. We will open Friday, December 26 at 9:00 am. We will also be closed Wednesday, December 31 and Thursday January 1. We will open Friday, January 2 at 9:00 am.

Children's Winter Booklet

Our Winter 2015 Children's Services Classes and Events Booklet is now available online. Take a peek at all our fun winter plans including some of our special events; Take Your Child to the Library Day, Hmong Culture Celebration and two Indonesian Culture events.

Printed copies will be available in the library December 14.



Give a Child a Book Update

Thank you to all who gave to our annual Give A Child A Book Campaign! With book and cash donations, together we were able to donate 770 books to the Salvation Army’s Toy Shop and the Boys & Girls Club.

Happy holidays, from the APL staff.

Zero to Three: Screen Sense

To assist parents and caregivers with the navigation of screen time for little ones, ZERO TO THREE has developed Screen Sense: Setting the Record Straight—Research-based Guidelines for Screen Use for Children Under 3 Years Old. This new free resource, written in partnership with leading researchers in the field of media and young children, is an authoritative review of what is known about the effect of screen media on young children’s learning and development.  It is designed to serve as a tool for guiding parents and professionals in making informed decisions about screen media use.

This message is brought to you by Growing Wisconsin Readers.

Holiday Sing-Along

December 16 | 6:15-7:00 pm

Celebrate the holiday season by singing your favorite classic holiday songs with us! Adults without children are welcome to enjoy this program as well.

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