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Fall Activities
Check our calendar for our Scary Stories and Lego Free Play.
Also note:
Games Day on Saturday, 11/21
Despicable Me 2 on Wednesday, 11/25, with a Minion Craft
Coming this winter: Mitten Craft, plus Story Times and Crafts for kids who love Cars & Trucks and Penguins, a special Polar Express Story Time, and Winter Wonderland Story Time.


Minecraft Club

Students in grades 3-5 can join our Minecraft Club. (Sign up in the library to begin.)

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eBooks Options

Overdrive for all genres.
More fiction: BookFlix in the library or at home.
Science: ScienceFlix in the library or at home.
American history: FreedomFlix
in the library
or at home.
General nonfiction: TrueFlix in the library or at home.
Or, explore these interactive activities with your child: TumbleBook Library, TumbleBook Cloud, TumbleBook Cloud Junior, Pepple Go, and Accelerated Reader (AR Book Finder). (For TumbleBooks, user name=rockyhills and password=books.)


Good Reads for Children

Connecticut librarians have compiled lists of great new books for every age group: babies and toddlers, children in grades K through 5, and teens.


Dyslexic Kids Website

Many children and teens are diagnosed each year with dyslexia. This site offers support, mentoring and resources just for kids and teens.

Try This!


Visit this early literacy site for fun links to songs and rhymes that build readers.


Read to Toby

Toby, a therapy dog, continues his popular visits to the library, where he patiently listens to the stories that children read to him. Click here for instructions on how to sign up.


Kid's links
Cool sites
Homework helpers

There is something for everyone in the Children's Department!
Children's Librarian Cathy Potter looks forward to seeing you.
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