As we near the end of our annual Youth Writing Contest (deadline May 31!), our Outreach Coordinator, Leena Desai, marks the occasion with books featuring characters that share a love for writing, reading, and learning.Read More
To commemorate Asian Heritage Month, our Outreach Coordinator, Leena Desai, recommends some books that celebrate Asian culture and history.
Bracelets for Bina’s Brothers
Written by Rajani LaRocca, illustrated by Chaaya Prabhat
The Hindu observance of Raksha Bandhan is when sisters tie bands or bracelets around the wrists of their brothers and in turn the brothers promise to protect their sisters.Read More
Our Outreach Coordinator Leena Desai shares some must-read upcoming releases.
k?xntim s?anixw k’?l nixwtitkw i? acxw?l?xwalt / We Go with Muskrat to Those Living Underwater
Written by Harron Hall, illustrated by Ron Hall
The muskrat is an important animal to Indigenous people.Read More
April 22 was Earth Day and today marks the last day of Climate Education Week. This week aims to mobilize students by educating them about how they can contribute towards taking positive steps to protect the environment.Read More
April 15 was World Art Day, an observance established by the UNESCO to “promote the development, diffusion and enjoyment of art.” Art, of course, plays a huge role in children’s literature.Read More
The month of April is celebrated as National Poetry Month. To commemorate this occasion, our Outreach Coordinator Leena Desai has compiled a list of interesting facts about this observance and activities to do with students.Read More