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Around the nation, people are hurting. Kids in particular may be feeling unsure ... Read More
Plant UpdatesFans of the Prairie Patch will be happy to know that the garden's progress ha... Read More
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New Materials

Staff Faves


At First Sight (1999, rated PG-13) starring Val Kilmer and Mira Sorvino is a slow-moving, tender love story that shows that blind people are not completely helpless. Virg... Read More
If you're looking for an incredibly smart and fearless protagonist, you will love Alice Vega, who is featured in this suspenseful tale. Alice is a bounty hunter from California wit... Read More
I was delighted to discover a second album from Philharmonix.  This group is comprised of members of the Vienna and Berlin philharmonics (hence the name) and plays a charming ... Read More

Book Buddies

Book appointments for your kids to read to our team via zoom.


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Helping our community

Sensory Garden

The first rotation of the Sensory Garden is now available to experience. As you enjoy the garden, look for the bright blue signs with coordinating icons that indicate which of your five senses to use. While the garden has not yet been completely planted for the growing season, we have a variety of spring bulbs and perennial plants for you to enjoy.