We officially have our youngest participant for our 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program! Little Alyssa is only 19 days old and her mom just signed her up to start her reading journey with us. 📚❤️
It’s never too early to begin reading to your child! The most benefit
towards their literacy is between birth and 3 years old. It may not seem
like they are listening as an infant, or they may seem too distracted
and not sit still as a toddler but those years are so important for
Any child not yet enrolled in Kindergarten is eligible to participate in this program, come register them soon!
You’re invited to a special screening of The Daniel Tiger Movie: Won’t You Be Our Neighbor on Saturday, September 15th at 10:30 a.m. at Belle Plaine Public Library. This is a special event for all Daniel Tiger fans!
movie, Daniel and his community welcome new friends to Daniel Tiger’s
Neighborhood. Daniel Tiger books are available for check out at our
You can always watch Daniel Tiger on KPTS-Channel 8
weekdays at 8:30 a.m. or weekends at 6:30 a.m. Play games, read stories,
watch videos, color or learn about Daniel Tiger Apps at www.pbskids.org/daniel. Thank you to KPTS Channel 8 for providing the pre-screening film!
UPDATE: All the repairs are now finished as of 08/30/2018!
**Good news: We are making improvements to the library!!
**Bad news: These improvements are to our public restrooms and due to the nature of the work they both need to be out of service at the same time.
We apologize for any inconvenience during this process, please let us know if you have any questions or concerns.
We are getting excited for the 3rd Annual StoryWalk Family Night on Sunday August 19th! Live music, a book to read, yard games, ice cream and family fun.
Join us for our 3rd annual StoryWalk Family Night at Bartlett Arboretum! This year’s book is on display and will be open for you to walk through the tree trail and enjoy. Local band Hwy55 will be performing at 4:00pm, yard games will be out to play, and ice cream will be available!
Thank you to Bartlett Arboretum for being such a wonderful host for this event and the StoryWalk year-round. There is no cost to attend this event, it’s our gift to our Belle Plaine neighbors!
Bartlett Arboretum is located at 301 N. Line St. Belle Plaine, KS 67013.
We can’t say THANK YOU enough to our Summer Reading Sponsors every year! They help us financially, with prizes, or with support in other ways. If you know anyone from these businesses or organizations in town, please tell them Thank You!
Next Wednesday, a week from today, is our final day of Summer Reading! Turn in any reading logs by 6:00pm on July 18th to receive prizes and entries in our drawings. Thanks for readin’ and rockin’ with us this summer!
Winners will be drawn and contacted by Friday, July 20th.