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Finding Summer Fun Inspiration Through Picture Books

Summer vacation has been under way for a few weeks now, and while kids never want that freedom to end,  they -- or their loving yet beleaguered parents -- might be looking for ideas of what to do with the free time that remains.  Maybe the themes of these children’s books will spark an ide...

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Children's Summer Reading Challenge: Oceans of Possibilities

Dive into fun underwater adventures as our ocean-themed summer reading program, Oceans of Possibilities kicks off!  We welcome all SHPL families, ages 2 to entering grade 6, to participate by reading any 8 books.  Everyone will earn prizes and those who complete the club will receive a cer...

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