This kit does not require registration. Please limit one kit per household. 200 Kits will be available while supplies last.Explore the fun of musical instruments with this kit of easy to-find materials! These kits will include rubber bands, craft sticks, paint stirrers, decorative tape and more, giving you the chance to make 10 different instruments! All you need to supply is a shoe-box and a disposable container top! Pick up your kits and watch the instruction videos of Mrs. Beth and Miss Edith on the library’s Virtual Program Page. Each video will include a chance to sing and play along!
It’s hangout time on Zoom! Kids in grades 3-5 can sign up to log in and chat with friends while doing an informal activity. A librarian will always be present in the Zoom “room” during the program, but the kids run the show!
March 8 | Letters to Librarians — Get out your best stationary and pen a missive to your favorite librarian. We’ll write you back!
Meet your next favorite book! Twice a month, Youth Librarian Miss Jessica will share a few of her favorite books, new and old, for independent readers. Book Talk Tuesdays will feature special guests from the Chelsea community, including Chelsea teachers! These books will be of interest for readers ages 8-12 and available in a variety of formats, including ebooks. Find Book Talk Tuesday videos on the library’s Virtual Programming page and CDL Facebook page.
Read the book, then meet the author! Find out more about Kirby Larson’ virtual visit for Authors in Chelsea at https://chelseadistrictlibrary.org/authors-in-chelsea/. Orphan Audie Jones longs for the adventures she reads about in books. So when she’s offered the chance to visit Washington DC, she takes it! This historical fiction who-dun-it combines action, adventure, mystery, and historical detail into a whirlwind of a tale. Join us for discussion and activities related to the story. Register to get a free copy of the book. Supplies are limited!
Storytime with Miss Edith will begin at 10:30am on the CDL facebook page (@ChelseaDistrictLibrary). Storytime live will feature stories, songs, puppets and more! Tune in on time and Miss Edith will be sure to include your name in the welcome song! Check out all of our storytimes on Facebook Watch — No Facebook Account Needed! https://www.facebook.com/ChelseaDistrictLibrary/live/