D34 Library Media Centers

April 2016

April Showers bring May flowers...

let's hope! This school year has flown by! How did it get to be April already? With so much to do towards the end of the year, what can we do in the library media center to take something off your plate? Can we pull books for you on a specific topic? Can we create a pathfinder of specific websites so the kids just don't google? Can we find magazine articles for you? Need space to spread out? Ask! We are here to help!

What's Going on this month?

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Bernie's Book Bank Drive

Thank you for all the support with Bernie's Book Drive. Antioch 34 was able to donate approximately 9000 books to Bernie’s Book Bank! Bernie's collects, processes and distributes quality new and gently used children’s books to significantly increase book ownership among at-risk infants, toddlers and school-age children throughout Chicagoland!

Did you know Bernie's is always looking for Volunteers. Click here for more infohttp://berniesbookbank.org/volunteer/

Lake Villa District Library Workshop for Educators: Mock Caldecott

Thursday, April 14th, 4:30-6:30pm

1001 East Grand Avenue

Lindenhurst, IL

Learn about evaluating art in picture books and how the real Caldecott committee chooses the winner each year. We'll debate which picture book we think deserve the medal. Register now in person, by phone or online. Teachers who attend this 2 hour workshop will earn 2 CEs.

http://www.lvdl.org/events/cpdu-mock-caldecott

847-356-7711

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Spring QR Code stories are available for checkout in the library!