Entries by Christina Matekel-Gibson

Virtual Storytimes are here!

The Children’s Department staff is excited to announce virtual storytimes every Tuesday morning at 10AM. Join your children’s library staff as we read, sing, rhyme, and play our way through summer reading! Check our Youtube page every Tuesday for new videos! See Miss Allie’s Pet-themed storytime here!   This program is supported by the Institute […]

Reading for Change: Books by Black Authors

All of these titles can be found via the JPL catalog Picture Books M is for Melanin Concepts ABC Rose That is my dream! : A picture book of Langston Hughes’s “Dream variation” People Diversity Hughes What’s the Difference?: Being Different is Amazing     People Diversity Richards Saturday     People Mom Mora Crown: An Ode […]