Miss Dallie Leaves, StoryTime Continues
We were sad to see Miss Dallie leave last Friday; she will be greatly missed. But we wish her the very best as she fulfills her dream of teaching at the Little Learner’s Preschool.
For now, Miss Amy, will be taking on several of the youth services roles. One of these includes, StoryTime. StoryTime meets every Wednesday at the library. For the remaining two Wednesdays in August, the start time is at 9:00 am. Starting September 2, we will begin at our normal 10:00 am time.
The theme for the rest of August is “colors.” Join us for singing, a story, and activity. All children, age birth-5 are welcome with their caregivers!
New Library Hours
On Monday, August 17, the library made a slight adjustment to its already modified hours. Monday-Thursday, the library will open to the public earlier than normal at 8:30 am. The doors will close at 3:30 pm. On Fridays, the library will be open 8:30 am-4:00 pm. The schedule will be reevaluated on Thursday, August 27th, when the Library Board of Trustees meet. If anyone in the community needs library materials or services, and is unable to access these during the hours listed above, please call the library at 384-5622 to make arrangements.
Be looking out for announcements here and on Facebook about technology training for parents, as it pertains to educational learning. Whether face-to-face, homeschool, or virtual learning is your option this year, we want to support everyone!
Google Classroom – small group and virtual training dates, in English and Español are being considered.
Class Dojo – one-on-one training and/or technical assistance is available at the library.
Device Assistance – not sure how to use the device you have at home or issued by your school. Library staff will offer one-on-one training on basic operation of the device (iPad, laptop, tablet) and help you and/or your child learn how to access class technology. If enough people have interest, we will offer small group and virtual training dates, in English and Español.
Library Resources – a number of free resources are available at the library and expand beyond books. We are offering one-on-one training for parents to learn about the State Databases, interlibrary loan, and more. Please let us know if you have chosen homeschool or a virtual option and we will help you access these resources.
We understand that we might have addressed everyone’s concerns on virtual learning, technology, and learning resources. Please email Amy Brucker, email@example.com, or Paola Varela (Español), firstname.lastname@example.org, with ideas you have or areas we can help you with!
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