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It’s Artsy Thursday!

It’s Artsy Thursday!

  It’s Springtime, which means that NAEYC’s Week of the Young Child is right around the corner!  Let’s celebrate Artsy […]

Apr 16, 2015     No Comments
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It’s the Week of the Young Child!

It’s the Week of the Young Child!

The National Association for the Education of Young Children (or NAEYC) celebrates the annual week of the young child with […]

Apr 13, 2015     No Comments
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Ali Baba and the 40 Thieves

Ali Baba and the 40 Thieves

This month the puppet show at Nashville Public Library Main Branch is Ali Baba and the 40 Thieves. In the puppet […]

Apr 6, 2015     No Comments
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Special Library Event: Children’s Day, Book Day

Special Library Event: Children’s Day, Book Day

Children’s Day, Book Day, or El día de los niños, día de los libros, is an annual celebration of children, […]

Mar 30, 2015     No Comments
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Mindfulness with Young Children

Mindfulness with Young Children

Mindfulness is noticing our thoughts, what our body feels like, what our ears are hearing, and anything else that is […]

Mar 19, 2015     No Comments
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Things to do with a Book:  Make a Map

Things to do with a Book: Make a Map

“I am told there are people who do not care for maps, but I find it hard to believe.” ~ […]

Mar 12, 2015     No Comments
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Habits of Mind: Gathering Data Through All the Senses

Habits of Mind: Gathering Data Through All the Senses

“If you will look carefully, Listen carefully, You will find a lot of things carefully. Look … and listen.” -Mr. […]

Feb 23, 2015     No Comments
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February Brings Legomania!

February Brings Legomania!

  It’s time to get those creative juices flowing. February brings Nashville Public Library’s annual LEGO® contest! This competition invites children and adults (in […]

Feb 2, 2015     No Comments
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Diversity in Children’s Lit @ NPL

Diversity in Children’s Lit @ NPL

  In March of 2014, when Walter Dean Myers posed the question in the NY Times, “Where are the people of […]

Jan 15, 2015     No Comments
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Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays from Bringing Books to Life!  And the Nashville Public Library!  

Dec 25, 2014     No Comments
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