WiserKids: grow, learn, read, play, exploreWelcome 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.

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After the Storytime: Early Literacy for Toddlers – We Love our Moms!

May 4, 2016|0 Comments

After the Storytime series is designed to expand on your child's experience during our Twos Together Storytime.  It includes activities, research and booklists to help [...]

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Play & Learn @ CML: Lost Sock Memorial Day

May 2, 2016|0 Comments

Where do socks go when they fail to show?  If the lost sock could talk would it tell us where it walked?  Why do they [...]

Fun Board Games that Teach STEM Skills too

April 27, 2016|Comments Off on Fun Board Games that Teach STEM Skills too

Just because you are playing doesn't mean you aren't learning, too! Board games provide great opportunities for learning and honing specific skills, such as collaboration, following directions, and memorization. [...]

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After the Storytime: Early Literacy for Toddlers – Frogs and Toads

April 27, 2016|0 Comments

After the Storytime series is designed to expand on your child's experience during our Twos Together Storytime.  It includes activities, research and booklists to help you develop [...]

Take Our Sons & Daughters To Work Day

April 26, 2016|0 Comments

April 28th is Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day.  This event started in 1993 to introduce girls to career opportunities and expanded to [...]

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