Beginning or struggling young readers are invited to read to a trained therapy dog for a 15-minute session. Studies have shown that a child's confidence and competence increase when reading to a patient and non-judgmental canine listener.
Nelson Mandela 1918 – 2013 December 6, 2013 South African anti-apartheid activist, political prisoner and president Nelson Mandela died on Thursday at the age of 95. You can search by his name in our catalog to see a…... » More
Cell Respiration: Balloon Blow Up December 6, 2013 Find More Science Experiments When people and animals breath their bodies take oxygen into the lungs where it is passed into the blood. This is called respiration. There is another kind of respiration that goes... » More
One Book, Two Cities: "Vienna" by Eva Menasse December 3, 2013 Indianapolis readers are invited to join those in Cologne, Germany for "One Book, Two Cities," a first-of-its-kind shared reading campaign that continues through February 2014 as part of the Sister City relationship between the two international cities..... » More