Kids and Families
Resources for Parents
Every Child Ready to Read
The best advice for families with young children is to read together every day. TALKING, SINGING, READING, WRITING, AND PLAYING can help your child succeed in school.
Big Hearted Families Book Club
A book club for families looking for something a little extra-special! Ask a librarian how to find this collection at the SCFPL!
This weekend is the annual National Book Festival. I'm excited to attend this year, because I've never been to one before. Why? Past festivals have taken place in Washington, D.C., which is about a thousand miles from here. This year, the festival is completely...
You -- yes, you -- can write your own novel. And you can do it in a month. November is National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo. And this year's event is going to be so much fun! The Cadott Library is hosting three events in October, leading up to NaNoWriMo in...
Recently I've become enamored of the Library of Congress's website. The sheer amount of Stuff™ they have online is mind-boggling. They've recently started a new podcast called "America Works". Each ten-minute episode features an interview with an ordinary...