Reardan Memorial Library serves as a public information provider for our community, using traditional and innovative technology to encourage curiosity, free inquiry and lifelong learning in a friendly environment.

January 16th
PROTECTING OUR KIDS IN THE DIGITAL AGE: 
an Internet Safety Night for Parents
 
PLEASE JOIN US.
 
Learn about apps, sites, and tools that your kids are using...or soon will be! This presentation will focus on privacy preferences, how data gets archived online, and why digital information lasts forever. Hear about the legalities of internet use and discuss the importance of open and honest communication with children. Topics will include:
  • Snapchat · Instagram · TBH · Sarahah · Tinder ·
  • Musical.ly · Secret apps · Sexting · Bullying ·
  • Content Filtering · Device Addiction

Free Dinner, Free Childcare and Youth Activities

5:45 – 6:15 pm Dinner
6:30 – 7:30 pm Presentation
Reardan Elementary School Multi-Purpose Room
Sponsored by RECAP and Reardan Schools

 

 

2017 Book Awards

Looking for the best books of 2017? Listed below are some of the awards that have been given for books in the year. See the websites for other winners and runners up.

 

National Book Foundation for Fiction: Sing, Unburied, Sing

http://www.nationalbook.org/nba2017.html#.WkWh2N-nHmY

Caldecott Award:  Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat

http://www.ala.org/alsc/awardsgrants/bookmedia/caldecottmedal/caldecottmedal

Newberry Award: The Girl Who Drank the Moon

http://www.ala.org/alsc/awardsgrants/bookmedia/newberymedal/newberymedal

Goodreads Choice Awards (the only major book awards decided by readers)for fiction: Little Fires Everywhere, Young Adult: The Hate U Give

http://www.goodreads.com/choiceawards/best-books-2017

Currently, the Reardan Library does not have all these books on the shelves. Some will be coming to the library in 2018. If you are interested in any of them, please ask so that we can order them.

Also, the five winners listed above are all part of our Anytime Library.

Happening in Reardan

Food Bank Open:

January 10 (Wed) 1:30-3:00

January 25 (Thur) 5:30-7:00 

 

January 16th
PROTECTING OUR KIDS IN THE DIGITAL AGE: 
an Internet Safety Night for Parents
 
PLEASE JOIN US.
 
Learn about apps, sites, and tools that your kids are using...or soon will be! This presentation will focus on privacy preferences, how data gets archived online, and why digital information lasts forever. Hear about the legalities of internet use and discuss the importance of open and honest communication with children. Topics will include:
  • Snapchat · Instagram · TBH · Sarahah · Tinder ·
  • Musical.ly · Secret apps · Sexting · Bullying ·
  • Content Filtering · Device Addiction

Free Dinner, Free Childcare and Youth Activities

5:45 – 6:15 pm Dinner
6:30 – 7:30 pm Presentation
Reardan Elementary School Multi-Purpose Room
Sponsored by RECAP and Reardan Schools


Parenting with Love and Logic Class

Starting soon

Need some new tools in your Parenting Toolbox? This session is for you. Get ideas and techniques for those difficult situations.

​6 sessions

Free Childcare

​Free Dinner

​Contact Suzanne at 509-796-5279 for more information.

Remember the old card catalogs?

Wondering What to Read Next?

Have you read all the books by your favorite author? Did you just finish a book that you really loved? Do you want to read another book just like it, but you don't know what to try? The following sites can help you find a book that you will enjoy!

Goodreads: http://www.goodreads.com Get recommendations from what you've read or what your friends are reading, rate books that you've read.

LibraryThing: https://www.librarything.com Get recommendations based on what you've read.

What Should I Read Next:http://whatshouldireadnext.com One of the best things about What Should I Read Next is that you don’t need an account to sign in. You just type in a book you like or that you’ve read, and it populates a list of similar books. 

 

ABCmouse.com has more than

3,500 learning activities across all major subject areas

and 450 lessons for ages 2-7.

Help your child build a strong foundation for future academic success.

Come into the library and play and learn.

The free lessons are only available at the library.

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Made possible with funding from the Institute of Museum and Library Services
through the Washington State Library, Office of the Secretary of State.