Archive for February, 2011

Screen-Free Activity Ideas

Need some ideas to jump-start your imagination? Click the links below for printable lists of screen-free activities:

 25 TV-free Activities 

 What My Family Did 

Post a comment to add your own ideas!


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We’re gathering resources about the role media plays in our lives. Here’s some information for your perusal:


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Look for these book logos

Tune in to your community by taking part in the Community Book Hunt!

From April 3-17, colorful book shapes like the ones in this picture will crop up all over town–in schools, businesses, churches, and other community organizations. Try to find as many as you can and keep track of where you spy them! Book Hunt booklets will be available after spring break from River Forest and Forest Park libraries. No need to register or sign up to participate. The goals are to celebrate books and explore your community!

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