Cinco de Mayo Storytime

 Come to our Cinco de Mayo Storytime on Tuesday, May 3 at 10:30am or 5:30pm.  (That’s right, Cinco de Mayo will be on tres de Mayo.)  Listen to stories and participate in a craft.  We’ll look forward to seeing you there.

Cinco de Mayo

photo courtesy of Bob B. Brown

Find The Eggs!

High Meadows will be hosting a Library Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 23 at 11:00 am. Come join us and hunt down those yolky critters. This is a children’s program.

Egg Hunt

photo courtesy of Nevada Silver & Blue

Earth Day Storytime

 Come celebrate Earth Day at our weekly storytime.  Enjoy stories and a craft this Tuesday, April 19 at 10:30am.

Earth

photo courtesy of FlyingSinger

Teens Cook!

 

High Meadows will be hosting two sessions of Teens Cook! At 3:30 and 4:30pm on Wednesday, April 13.  This week, you will be making The Elvis—a grilled peanut butter, banana and bacon sandwich (bacon optional) with Coke floats.  Space is limited so be sure to reserve your spot now.  Sign ups are open now at the information desk.

Elvis

Photo courtesy of Luiz Fernando / Sonia Maria

Staff Picks: Everything Bad is Good for You: how today's popular culture is actually making us smarter

It seems as if there’s constantly some article or test out there designed to prove how dumb pop culture has made us.  This book takes the opposite view.  With a fascinating series of examples the author explores the ways in which the evolution of video games and television serve both as an indication of and incitement to the development of a more complex and textured understanding of the world.

Everything bad is good for you.