Today is National Summer Learning Day! “National Summer Learning Day is a national advocacy day aimed at elevating the importance of keeping kids learning, safe and healthy every summer, ensuring they return to school in the fall ready to succeed in the year” – National Summer Learning Association To celebrate, we thought we would… Read More Keep Learning All Summer Long!
Henrico County Public Library now offers Caregiver Kits to help those with dementia or memory challenges and their caregivers make connections. With a kit, you can spend a nostalgic afternoon together remembering the past. Explore a variety of topics from cooking to local history.
Henrico County Public Library (HCPL) is pleased to announce Custom Book Lists for Kids, an online book recommendation service for children and their parents. The service allows parents and caregivers to fill out an online form to receive personalized book recommendations from HCPL librarians within one week. The Custom Book List will contain links to… Read More Introducing Custom Book Lists for Kids!
Explore the fun of fall with one of these handy backpacks! They are full of nature guides, gear, and great fun for the entire family. Check one out, pack the car, and explore the world around you this fall! Nature Exploration Backpacks Each backpack is designed to make any outdoor visit a fun learning experience… Read More Get out and explore this fall with one of our nature backpacks!
Have you taken a look at the online version of The World Book Encyclopedia lately? The online version provides the same level of coverage you will find in print plus lots more. You will find three different encyclopedias: Early World of Learning for preschool learners, Kids for early elementary students and Student for everyone else. There are lots of extras too! Timelines that introduce… Read More World Book Encyclopedia Online
School is back in session and homework will be rolling in soon. We’ve got great resources to help with all levels of homework needs. When you’ve got questions take a look at some of these resources: Online Databases The library pays for access to these quality resources, which provide up-to-date information that you can trust. Databases… Read More Back to school!
It’s September. That means it’s National Library Card Sign-Up month! You can do a lot with your library card. In addition to checking out books and movies it gives you access to: Downloadable eBooks, audiobooks, magazines, video, and music – Use your eReader, tablet, smartphone or computer to download eBooks, audiobooks, music, video and digital… Read More September is National Library Card Sign-Up month!