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Irma Black Update

We’re working real hard to restore the secure link for Irma Black voting, but it’s going to take us a little while. If you have votes you’d like to post then as a short term work-around email them to Lisa.

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March Update

The Cook Prize This new award honors the best science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) picture book published for children aged eight to ten. To learn more about the award head over to Lindsey’s  new display on the bulletin board

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Irma Black Award: Video Clips

Two Bank Street School for Children students discuss their favorite Irma Black Award books. The First is Dan Yaccarino’s “All the Way to America.” The second is “A New Year’s Reunion,” written by Yu Li-Qiong and illustrated by Zhu Cheng-Liang.

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Irma Black Award 2010-11: A Success!

Last Thursday Bank Street College of Education held the 39th Annual Irma S. and James H. Black Award for Excellence in Children’s Literature. There were engaging speeches, book signings, a presentation by author and illustrator Tad Hills to School for

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Irma Black Award: You’re Invited!

Please join us for the 39th Annual Irma S. and James H. Black Award for Excellence in Children’s Literature. Date: May 19, 2011 Program: 8:30 AM Light Breakfast | 9:00 AM Award Ceremony | 10:00 AM Book Signing Place: Bank

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Irma Black Ward Winner: How Rocket Learned to Read

And, the winner is (prolonged drum roll), note the Children’s Book Committee gold seal: “How Rocket Learned to Read,” written and illustrated by Tad Hills (Schwartz & Wade). The following are the 2010 Honor roll books (note silver seals) and

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Irma Black Award: Kids are Voting

This is just in from a local classroom – marked ballot slips for the 2010-11 Irma Black Award. If you look carefully each child has marked their ballot slip in their own unique way, but there’s no mistaking who they’ve

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Happy New Year! Here is a snapshot of Morningside Park during these cold and snowy days. The Library is now on its regular semester schedule! But don’t forget, we are closed, Monday, January 15th, for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Taylor. Happy Winter! Bank Street Library wishes everyone a wondrous winter. Pass the time by reading a magnificent book! Remember: Bank Street closes at 5:00 pm on December 22, and remains closed until January 2nd, when we resume our normal semester hours (8:30 AM to 9:45 PM, M-Th, 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM, F, and 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Sat.) #winterreading #winterbreak @bankstreetlibrary In December, Bank Street Library highlights our Early Readers and Series Book collections. Come and check out the display. #youcancheckoutthesebooks #readatanyage @bankstreetlibrary December 1st is World AIDS Day. Transparency, Accountability, and Partnership. @bankstreetlibrary #worldsaidsday2017 #awareness Happy Thanksgiving from the Bank Street Library! Remember on Wednesday 11/22 the library is open 9am-5pm. We are closed Thursday 11/23, Friday 11/24, and Saturday 11/24. We are always closed on Sunday. We will resume our normal schedule on Monday, 11/27. Have a great break everyone! #bankstreetlibrary #bankstreet #celebrate #happythanksgiving Thank you to all our veterans on this #veteransday. The book, Poppy Lady: Moina Belle Michael and Her Tribute to Veterans is by Barbara Elizabeth Walsh. Need a quiet place to study on a Saturday? Come to the Bank Street Library. We are open 10-5 today. #bankstreet #quietstudyspace New month, new display. Come take a look at our picture book/family stories display for November. Remember, if you give a mouse a cookie, he’s going to ask for a glass of milk! #picturebooks #bankstreetlibrary #bankstreetcollege @lauranumeroff