William Shakespeare died 400 years ago on April 23, 1616 and many people and organizations are celebrating his life this year in many ways. We celebrated it by going back in time and bringing him to 2016 so we could meet him and get to know him better.
We've got proof! The video below is from April 23, 2016 at the Tuckahoe Library. Take a look!
Think of a book trailer as a commercial for a book. Publishers will often create trailers for soon-to-be-released books and then share those trailers on YouTube and other social media pages. Some trailers feature the author; some feature the book's artwork or a theatrical voice over. No matter what kind of trailer the publisher makes, book trailers are always fun to watch.
Here are four book trailers for recently released or soon-to-be-published books you can find at your Henrico County Public Library.
A little frog would rather be anything than a slimy, wet frog. Place a hold here.
Want to watch 19 filmmakers debut their first stop-animation movies? Keep reading to find out how!
These filmmakers participated in Tuckahoe Library's Make a Lego Movie program last Saturday. They worked together to write the script, build their sets, and film and edit their stop animation Lego movies.
They certainly brought their imagination to the program, with videos featuring a shark attack, a surprise birthday party, epic battles, and even a daring rescue from a burning building.
It's our fourth Fact or Fiction video! How much do you know about Dork Diaries by Rachel Renee Russell?
After you test your knowledge, click here to put a hold on the newest book, coming out on June 2. We can't wait! In the meantime, check out the other books in the series here. And don't forget, if you need help finding a book on the shelf, just ask a librarian. We'll be happy to help!
Are you looking for fun ways to spice up circle time? Maybe you want some ideas about how to bring storytime home.
You're in luck.
Every second Monday of the month, we'll post a short video with a prop you can make at home. We'll provide the ideas and instructions. You provide the materials and elbow grease. Together, we'll make reading fun for you and your children.
Before we get deep into the back to school hubbub, and all the many questions, and all the many assignments, enjoy the simple joy of this well loved tune. Skip to the bus stop if you want to. Big Bird would.
With that in mind, we've created a five-part video series called "Science Shorts." Every other Wednesday throughout the summer, we'll post a short science video, demonstrating different science concepts and showing you how to recreate these demonstrations at home.