Welcome to WiserKids, a blog designed to help you and your kids grow, learn, read, play and explore with the library and beyond.
Written and managed by youth librarians at Cedar Mill and Bethany Libraries, we strive to help grow readers and life-long learners. We offer reading recommendations, early literacy info, fun learning ideas, library info, and more. We hope you find something helpful here- whether you are a parent, librarian, child care provider, educator or anyone else who shares an interest in growing readers.
June 29 is International Mud Day- a day where children and adults get muddy to raise awareness about the importance of nature for children! The [...]
For me, the thought of my kids doing science experiments at home sounds messy, complicated and sometimes dangerous. I’ve taken home books of science experiments [...]
Do you have a 4 or 5 year old? Drop by the library each week and grab our take home activity to help prepare your child [...]
Whether you are a first time dad rocking your newborn to sleep, or an experienced dad herding your pack to the car after playing in [...]
June is LGBTQ Pride Month (an annual celebration of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender & queer community). Check out our great selection of books for children, teens and [...]
Our Summer Reading theme is "Build A Better World!" and Cedar Mill Library has five new sets of books about building, making, creating and constructing [...]