Tagged with Puppets

Explore Some More!

Explore Some More!

I wanted to call it Explore S’more, but everyone thought that would imply we needed to serve s’mores, so we went with proper English.  This program was for kids grades 3 and up and every month we explored a different topic.  My co-workers and I alternated programming weekly and our Library Assistant and I partnered … Continue reading

Sometimes You Just Need a Win

Sometimes You Just Need a Win

Sometimes, the day-to-day repetitiveness wears you down and you feel uninspired.  I especially felt this way after a whole fall of very little programming due to budget cuts.  And by little programming, I mean Storytime, desk time, and then the million other things that you do off desk but aren’t always as much fun as … Continue reading

A Week of Awesome Storytimes & #flannelfriday

A Week of Awesome Storytimes & #flannelfriday

This week I offered some stellar storytimes, I have to admit. At Toddler Storytime on Wednesday I did a puppet version of Campbell’s Dear Zoo which went over splendidly!  I got the idea from Beyond the Book Storytimes blog and used regular brown boxes with special made shipping labels.  I didn’t have all of the … Continue reading

Dinosaur ROAR!

Today I did my first (what I consider) big Storytime at PVLD.  On occasion I’ve substituted at Miraleste for Lenny Lion and did a pre-school storytime during the summer, but they weren’t in the Storytime Room, or in front of my manager, or with a mascot puppet. I introduced the world to Jimmy, the turtle … Continue reading