D97 Library News

May 2016

Welcome!

Thank you for visiting our monthly newsletter for all teachers, parents, and community members of District 97. Each month, D97 teacher librarians collaborate to bring you useful information, and highlight some of the things our students are learning in our libraries.


We love to hear from you! This month's collaborating teacher librarians:

Carolyn Frame: cframe@op97.org

Jeannie Linss: jlinss@op97.org

Important Dates

The Oak Park Public Library will be stopping by each school to promote the summer reading program. The theme this year is Read for the Win! It begins June 1st and ends June 29th. Check out their website for more information.


May 2nd-8th: Children's Book Week.


May 4th: May the Fourth Be With You! Check your school's library catalog for Star Wars books.


May 5th: Celebrate Cinco de Mayo.


May 8th: Mother's Day.


May 28th: National Hamburger Day. Read Like Bug Juice on a Burger by Julie Sternberg.


May 30th: Memorial Day. Scroll down to listen to the song Taps.

Taps with lyrics