Take & Make Passover Craft

Take & Make Passover Craft while supplies last sponsored by the Friends of the Livingston Public Library images of items related to Passover seder and story

Celebrate Passover with an Passover Take Home Craft then enjoy some stories about holiday Frankenstein’s Matzah: a Passover parody The Passover Guest Tyrannosaurus tsuris : a Passover story Afikoman, where’d you go? Afikotective Benjy’s Messy Room The Not-Quite-Perfect Passover Pirate Passover An Invitation to Passover Matilda Makes Matzah Balls Visit the Holiday Picture Book Display […]

We Had Fun at the Cherry Blossom Storytime & Craft

Cherry Blossom Storytime and Craft sponsored by the Friends of the Livingston Public Library, Livingston Public Library community connection compassion creativity with an image of a branch of cherry tree blossoms

Since we couldn’t sit on the children’s terrace under our blossoming cherry tree, we “brought” the tree into the program room by displaying a photo of it on the projection screen.  Children and their adults enjoyed the image of the beautiful pink petals while listening to When the Sakura Bloom about the Sakura, or cherry blossoms, […]

Take & Make Eid Craft

Take & Make Eid craft sponsored by the Friends of the Livingston Public Library while supplies last with image of Eid lanterns in center

Celebrate Eid al-Fitr with an Eid Card Take Home Craft then enjoy some stories about the holiday Ali and the Great Eid Party Surprise The Night Before Eid: a Muslim family story The Ultimate Eid Gift Amira’s Picture Day Zara’s New Eid Dress Ramadan Moon Zahra’s Blessing: a Ramadan story Hannah and the Ramadan Gift […]

Easter Take & Make Craft

Take & Make Easter Egg Craft sponsored by the Friends of the Livingston Public Library while supplies last with graphic of decorated Easter eggs in the center

Celebrate Easter with an Easter Chick Take Home Craft then enjoy some stories about the holiday Easter Bunny Helper Elijah’s Easter Suit The Easter Egg Hunt in New Jersey Pick a Perfect Egg Where Does the Easter Bunny Live? Where Do Diggers Hunt for Easter Eggs? Happy Easter from the Crayons Leprechaun vs. the Easter […]

Holi Picture Book Booklist

Holi Booklist with covers of the picture books Festival of Colors, Holi Hai, and It's Holi all on a tye die background

Celebrate Holi with some stories about the holiday It’s Holi! Holi Hai! Festival of Colors Crayola Holi Colors Holi Colors Happy Holi, the festival of color Holi Here Comes Holi: the festival of colors Visit the Holiday Picture Book Display for more Holi stories to enjoy -Amanda Winter, Youth Services

Take & Make Black History Month Craft

Take-Home Craft Black History Month Craft Bessie Coleman sponsored by the Friends of the Livingston Public Library while supplies last with a photo of Bessie Coleman and an image of an airplane in the center

In honor of Bessie Coleman, the first African American woman to earn a pilot’s license, an airplane take & make craft is available at the Youth Services Desk.   Visit our Black History Month displays in the Youth Services Department to learn more! 1619 Project : Born on the Water All Aboard the Schooltrain: a little […]

Take & Make Lunar New Year Craft

Take Home Craft Lunar new year craft, sponsored by the friends of the livingston public library while supplies last

Celebrate the Year of the Dragon with a Lunar New Year Take Home Craft then enjoy some stories about holiday Happy Lunar New Year! Chloe’s Lunar New Year Two New Years Boys Don’t Fry Grumpy New Year The Tray of Togetherness Tomorrow is New Year’s Day : Seollal, a Korean Celebration of the Lunar New […]

Paws to Read

Paws to Read sponsored by the Friends of the Livingston Library with paw prints in the background and two photos of dogs

Therapy dogs Ollie and Bear had a tail-wagging good time listening to children read aloud to them.  Ollie learned How to Drive Your Sister Crazy while Bear enjoyed hearing Bad Kitty Gets a Bath.  Ollie’s owner Tami and Bear’s owner Jayne from Creature Comfort Pet Therapy answered children’s questions about the pet therapy program and […]

Take & Make Snowflake Craft

Take Home Craft Snowflake sponsored by the Friends of the Livingston Library while supplies.

Starting January 22 , stop by the Youth Services Desk to get  a Take & Make Snowflake craft, while supplies last, perfect for ages 3 and up. Here are some snowy stories to warm up with: The Three Little Mittens Is This….Winter? The Magical Snowflake What You Need to Be Warm I Like the Snow […]

Happy Mew Year!

Happy Mew Year with image of a cat with confetti Livingston Public Library Youth Services Booklists

Looking fur the purr-fect way to start 2024?  Want to curl up with a book that is sure to have you feline fine?  Itching to find a new read, but don’t know where to look? Here are some cat-themed books to scratch that itch that you will paws-itively love: Cat’s Very Good Day Flat Cat […]