Did you know??? We blog about new materials at the library! When you are on Menasha Public Library homepage, we placed a special tab below the moving pictures. It's between the Featured tab and Teen Zone tab. When you click on the tab with your mouse, you can see the lastest and greatest materials available at MPL.
Teachers, are you looking for a quick video to show your class? We have a great selection for you at the Menasha Public Library! New additions in the Children's Room include such series as Rainforest for Children, Space Science for Children, Map Skills for Children, Mexico for Children, Canada for Children and U.S. Geography for Children. Stop by and pick up a great educational video today! Can't make it in?
Planning to teach summer school or work with groups of kids this year? The Children's Department has a free and simple do-it-yourself, in-classroom or in-center summer reading incentive program that encourages kids ages 3 and up to read and write. Sign-up at the Info Desk in the Children's Room if you'd like to register your class for One World, Many Stories.
The Library of Congress offers National Jukebox. The National Jukebox features historical recordings free of charge to the public. The historical recordings span between 1910 and 1929. There are more than 10,000 recordings available! This is a fantastic collection of music, both instrumental and vocal, along with spoken word recordings. Search the site and create your own historical playlist.
The Children's Room proudly presents the Isabel Brich Early Literacy Kits available at Menasha Public Library. Each kit is housed in a blue bag and shelved next to our Playaways (across from the Dino books in Non-Fiction). Each kit contains an assortment of books, CDs, fingerplays and early literacy tips. Currently, twenty-one kits are availabe for checkout. If you would like to see which kits are availabe, type "Isabel Brich Early Literacy Kits" in the search box on the online catalog. We can't wait to share these kits with your students and your families.