December 2020 Books

December is full of holidays! Get warm and cozy and celebrate with these books…

Hanukkah Lights by David Martin, illustrated by Melissa Sweet

What happens during Hanukkah? This story shows the joys of this special holiday, with latke eating, candle lighting, dreidels and much more!

The Story of Hanukkah by David A. Adler, illustrated by Jill Weber

Why is Hanukkah celebrated? How did Hanukkah become the holiday it is today? The story of Hanukkah is perfectly depicted in this easy-to-read book.

Christmas Farm by Mary Lyn Ray, illustrated by Barry Root

Wilma decides to plant a ton of balsam trees. She grows and nurtures them until they become big, beautiful Christmas trees!

I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas by John Rox, illustrated by Bruce Whatley

A retelling of the classic Christmas song! The only thing a little girl wants for Christmas is a hippopotamus! Will her Christmas wish be granted?

The Littlest Reindeer by Brandi Dougherty, illustrated by Michelle Todd

Dot the reindeer really wants to help Santa fly the sleigh! The only problem is that she has trouble flying the right way. What happens Christmas Eve night?

My First Kwanzaa by Karen Katz

Kwanzaa is a seven day holiday, filled with family, friends and fun! A great introduction to this warm holiday.

My Family Celebrates Kwanzaa by Lisa Bullard, illustrated by Constanza Basaluzzo

Learn everything about Kwanzaa with this fun and informative book! Accompanied by colorful illustrations, this book is a great one to celebrate this holiday.

Squirrel’s New Year’s Resolution by Pat Miller, illustrated by Kathi Ember

Squirrel wants to make a resolution for herself for the new year, but can’t think of one. She helps all her forest friends with theirs but can’t seem to figure out one for herself! What resolution does she come up with?

February 2021 Books

February 2021 Books

February 2021 Books February is Black History Month! Celebrate with these books… The ABC’s of Black History by Rio Cortez, illustrated by Lauren Semmer Told in rhyming text, this book follows the alphabet as we learn all about black history of the U.S. and around the...

February 2021 Amazing Activities 

February 2021 Amazing Activities 

February 2021 Amazing Activities February is Black History Month! Read a picture book by a black writer or illustrator together. Groundhog Day! Teach your child to make shadow puppets and look out for six more weeks of winter! February is also National Bird Feeding...

January 2021 Amazing Activities

January 2021 Amazing Activities

January 2021 Amazing Activities What is a goal for this year that you and your child can commit to achieving? January is National Hobby Month! What is a hobby your child can start this month? Do 15 sit-ups with your child! Trivia Day! What’s a random or fun fact you...

January 2021 Books

January 2021 Books

January 2021 Books January 18th is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Learn about how this leader changed the course of the civil rights movement with these books… I am Martin Luther King, Jr. (Ordinary People Change the World) by Brad Meltzer, illustrated by Christopher...