February 24, 2016


As CLEL and Rocky Mountain PBS prepare to film even more of these great videos, let's take a moment to highlight why this is an amazing tool for libraries and their patrons!


1. StoryBlocks feature 5 different languages- and are always looking to expand! It would be aw...

February 17, 2016

With a sports and fitness themed summer reading program approaching, I wanted to feature the blog of Children's Librarian Andrea Clealand. Andrea has created a unique series of yoga storytimes perfect to get our littlest patrons up and moving this summer! Andrea writes...

February 10, 2016

Flannel boards are great addition to any story time. They are engaging, interactive, and well, fun! I personally have spent a great deal of times creating a flannel board for a particular topic, just to have it sit in a drawer until the topic came up next year.


While I...

February 5, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Denver, Colorado, February 5, 2016—The Colorado Libraries for

Early Literacy announces the winners for the third year of the Bell Picture Book Awards.



The winning titles are:






Sloth Slept On, by Frann Preston­Gannon (New York: Sterling Chil...

February 4, 2016

We're all familiar with Pinterest and all the amazing ideas you can find. From program ideas to displays, it's a world of seemingly do-able ideas right? And yet, how often have you gotten 15 minutes into a project or program and realized "This does not look right..." ?


Please reload

Recent Posts
RSS Feed

March 26, 2020

Please reload

Please reload

Search By Tags