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Bedtime stories are still key to boosting literacy skills

Bedtime stories are still key to boosting literacy skills

“In an increasingly technological world, old-fashioned bedtime stories are still among the best ways to bolster a child's reading skills, say literacy experts.” Great reasons for establishing a family reading time, keeping it separate and special. And once family reading time is set, there are many great ways to build on the good you are doing. Something as simple as following the words on the page with your finger as you read, and as exotic as building a family tree.

Love Hurts by Cindy Hulsey

How well do we really know those we love?  And how far are we willing to go to deceive ourselves and others when it comes to matters of the heart? The Two Hotel Francforts by David Leavitt poses these questions.

It’s time to file my taxes. Can the library help me?

While the library does not offer a tax preparation service, we do have some tools that can help you with the process of filing your taxes. A list of these resources can be found on our Tax Information page.

Want to be a published writer?

Interested in seeing your writing in print? The Change Agent, a newspaper published twice a year for adult learners and educators, is seeking articles for its next edition on food. From their Call For Articles:

Nonprofit Finance Workshop for Non-Accountants

Making Sense of Your Dollars and Cents: Nonprofit Finance for Non-Accountants
 
Presented by RSVP Professional Consultants
Jim Naufel and Walter Kruse
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
9:30a.m.-11:30a.m.
Hardesty Regional Library
8316 E. 93rd St.

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