Kid Tested, Librarian Approved

Clearview Library District Children's Programs

50+ Resources for At-Home Activities for the Whole Family Libraries are resources for ideas and information, for things that enlighten the mind and cultivate curiosity. During this unprecedented time of …

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Kamkwamba Visit Brings Global Perspective, Inspires Community Action

Clearview Library District Children's Programs, Clearview Reads, Events, News

“The world isn’t that big,” author and innovator William Kamwamba shared to the 881-person audience in the Windsor High School auditorium. “We’re interconnected.” Kamkwamba shared his story with a crowd …

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‘Harnessing the Wind’ Author to Visit Windsor

Clearview Library District Adult Programs, Children's Programs, Clearview Reads, Events, Friends & Foundation, News, Teen Programs

His freshman year, William Kamkwamba had to drop out of school because his family couldn’t afford the school fees. Undeterred, he borrowed books from his primary school’s lending library. One …

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Elementary Students Work to Solve Library Challenges

Clearview Library District Children's Programs, News

Mountain View Elementary students set out to tackle real-world challenges faced by public organizations this fall.  A variety of community organizations — including the Clearview Library District — partnered with …

Kids Storytime

Beyond the Books: Putting Children First at the Library

Clearview Library District Children's Programs, Events, News

Beyond the Books — the library’s new leadership program — offers community members a monthly immersive and behind-the-scenes look at the Clearview Library District. Each month we’ll offer a recap …

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Making Library Resources Accessible for All Ages and Abilities

Clearview Library District Adult Programs, Children's Programs

Participants from Overture joined us for Adult Recess where we had several sensory play activities, like thinking putty. As a member of the American Library Association (ALA), we incorporate ALA’s …

Kids and Bubbles

Beyond the Books: Five Early Literacy Practices

Clearview Library District Children's Programs, News

Beyond the Books — the library’s new leadership program — offers community members a monthly immersive and behind-the-scenes look at the Clearview Library District. Each month we’ll offer a recap …

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The Library and the Schools: A Partnership for Student Success

Clearview Library District Children's Programs, STEAM

After reading “The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind,” Mountain View Elementary Gifted and Talented students had the opportunity last year to recreate the book by building their own wind turbines …

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PAWS for Reading Welcomes Three New Teams

Clearview Library District Children's Programs, Events, News

The Clearview Library’s PAWS for Reading program recently welcomed five new canine team members. “We’re excited to have these new pups and their humans join us,” said Monica Gould, Youth …