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Storytime – The Beach

May 24th, 2021

This week’s stories were : If you ever want to take a piano to the beach, don’t by Elise Parsley; Smug Seagull by Maddie Frost; The Stone Bird by Jenny McCartney; and Saffron Ice Cream by Rashin Kheiriyeh.

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California Young Reader Medal

Storytime : CYRM – Primary Grades

May 11th, 2021

This week was for the 2021-2022 California Young Reader Nominees in the primary grades category. These books include All Are Welcome by Alexandra Penfold, Drawn Together by Minh Le, Dreamers by Yuyi Morales, Hair Love by Matthew Cherry, and Sulwe by Lupita Nyong’o.

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Storytime – Earth Day Part 2

April 25th, 2021

Today’s stories were 1) The Boy Who Grew A Forest : The True Story of Jadav Payeng by Sophia Gholz, illustrated by Kayla Harren ; 2) The Brilliant Deep : Rebuilding the World’s Coral Reefs by Kate Messner, illustrated by Matthew Forsythe ; and 3) A Little Spot of Kindness, written and illustrated by Diane Alber. We also listed to two poems from Joyful Noise : Poems for Two Voices by Sid Fleischman.

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Storytime – Earth Day Part 1

April 18th, 2021

Listen to recordings of today’s stories : The Water Walker by Joanne Robertson, Creekfinding by Jacqueline Brooks Martin, and Tree by Britta Teckentrup

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