Each Activity Kit comes with a literacy component that assists children with distinguishing between letters, words, and sentences, a comprehension section which asks questions about the book, a Science component from what is learned in the book, an art and crafts activity, math where children are encouraged to use items in the book to learn to count or add/subtract, physical play activity, and many have cooking activities as well.
Please call the library (860-487-4420 or 959-210-8556) or go online to reserve your Activity Kit:
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sponsor and Adopt an Author! This program allows the library to acquire all the
new titles published by your chosen author.
a new title becomes available, you are placed 1st in the hold queue
and your name is placed on a bookplate on the title page.
a sponsor, you reimburse the library for the cost of the book, which is usually
25% off the cover price!
will you have the opportunity to be the VERY FIRST READER of your favorite
books, but you will be helping the library with your generous gift, thus
helping our budget’s bottom line. Don’t
forget that your donation is also tax deductible!
Pick up an
Adopt-an-Author form at the Babcock Library circulation desk.