Traditionally, today is May Day! May Day brings the love of flowers to everyone near and far. Many times flowers are left at the door of loved ones and friends. Today also brings us Mother Goose Day! The motto for Mother Goose Day is "Either alone or in sharing, read childhood nursery favorites and feel the warmth of Mother Goose's embrace." We have a great selection of Mother Goose books at the Menasha Public Library.
The theme of the 2009 National Week of the Young Child is Bring Communities Together for Children - Children Bring Communities Together. Menasha Public Library kicked off the week with a puppet show called Puppet Power! There was fun and laughter to be had by all.
For the past two days, Menasha Public Library has had the privilage to host author and illustrator Gerald McDermott. He captures classic stories in new art forms. Two themes he focuses his works on include the Hero's Journey and Trickster Tales. During his Friday morning presentation, he shared four of his books with us ...
If you're familiar with Google, you probably know all about their neat programs to help with everyday life. They have email, a search engine, maps, calendar and more. Two of my favorite Google products are Google Reader and Google Book Search. Google Reader takes the blogs you like to follow and puts them in place for you to enjoy.