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.
These stories are stitched together with things created from needles and yarn. Enjoy! One Winter's Day by M. Christina Butler On a cold, windy, and snowy [...]
Almost two years ago we made the heartbreaking decision to separate and divorce. With two young kids and a shared custody arrangement, we wanted to [...]
Cedar Mill Libraries is hosting free vision screenings for children ages 3-7 years through See to Read*, a statewide initiative focused on early detection for [...]
International Games Week is October 29 – November 4! Drop by the library all week and play board games in the kids’ area. [...]
The foundation for all of your baby’s learning begins by taking small moments during the day to interact with your child. It’s called “serve and [...]
Do you speak Mandarin, Korean or Spanish with your child? Are you looking for ways to nurture your home language? Or do you have a [...]