April 23, 2016 marks the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare. To commemorate this, the Folger Shakespeare Library has many special events and programs throughout this year. On Saturday, April 23rd, the Folger will host The Wonder of Will Live! on C-SPAN2 Book TV from 10:45am to 12pm. This international live streaming event […]
We are happy to announce that we are once again lending mobile hotspots. These new and improved Zing Mobile hotspots can be checked out by a Niles Library cardholders for 3 weeks at a time. To request a hotspot click here or visit the Technology desk on the Lower Level.
This week’s Big Idea: Motion is movement. Activity 1: We were motion detectives this week in the Wonder Ground. We went around the room asking kids act out a motion they like to do with their bodies. Then they described how they do the motion and drew a picture of it. Activity 2: Next we […]
The votes are in! Throughout the month of March, teens recorded their favorites in six different categories – app, game, movie, musician, TV series, and YouTube personality – on multicolored post-its and stuck them to a hanging display board in the Teen Underground. This live poll made for a very colorful, interactive display. Some categories featured many votes […]