Thrive After Three

Engaging programs to keep kids coming back to the library

Bear Hunt Obstacle Course

I’ve had A Librarian Less Ordinary’s Bear Hunt Idea in my file for one year. Finally I worked out the details in my head and had time to work on … Continue reading

January 16, 2015 · 5 Comments

Press Here: A Story Mob

Ever since I heard of Toronto’s Story Mob, I’ve been wanting to try it. I wasn’t sure exactly how I could make it work as an after school program, but … Continue reading

May 23, 2014 · 4 Comments

It’s a Tiger!

David LaRochelle’s It’s a Tiger! makes the kids yell and laugh. Of course, I ham it up a bit. I wanted to make a craft to accompany the story: Its … Continue reading

February 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Count the Monkeys

I love this new “counting” book. The children loves listening to it and immediately yell, “Again!” when I turn to the final end pages revealing all of the hidden monkeys. … Continue reading

February 20, 2014 · 1 Comment

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