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The Exquisite Corpse Adventure Revisted

Way back in September 2009 The Exquisite Corpse Adventure started… We thought it might be fun to go back and see how it ended. Here goes – 27 chapters later: Episode 1 – “ . . . Just Start Reading”

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Irma Black Award: The Finalists

The Irma Black Award committee has now chosen four finalists, and here they are in no particular order: “Billy Twitters and His Blue Whale Problem,” by Mac Barnett “A Penguin Story,” by Antoinette Portis “Robot Zot!” by Jon Scieszka “Sergio

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Irma Black Award: The Semifinalists

The Irma Black Award committee is in full swing. Members have been discussing which sixteen books will make the final cut. At the moment the semifinal list stands at twenty, and here they are: 14 Cows for America, by Carmen

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The Exquisite Corpse Adventure

This post is from our Children’s Librarian, Lisa Von Drasek. The Exquisite Corpse Adventure is a project of The Center for the Book and The National Children’s Book and Literacy Alliance. Have you ever heard of an Exquisite Corpse? It’s

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Happy Memorial Day! The Bank Street Library will be closed this Saturday May 26 and Monday 28. We are always closed on Sunday. Enjoy the weekend! @bankstreetlibrary @bank.street @school_for_children #memorialdayweekend #mondayisaholiday
Stack after stack after stack. Looking out from the “locked” room.
Iteration 1 of the “ARCHIVES.”
Chinese restaurant in Room 201.
Summer 1 for the @bank.street starts May 21st and so does drop-in library orientation! Need a refreshers? New to Bank Street and the library? Come to one of the research classes and the Librarians will answer all your research and library questions! @bankstreetlibrary #summerclasses #libraryhelp #research #moreschool
No matter if you take care and love 🦆🐍🕷🐢🐠🐈🐕🐁🐇, celebrate them in May aka National Pet Month!!! Come see our Reference book display and grab a book to learn about different pets! @bankstreetlibrary @bankstreetspanish @bank.street #nationalpetmonth #loveallanimals #takecareofyourpets
Same rules, new sign. @school_for_children @bankstreetlibrary @bankstreetspanish #libraryrules #sfc
Writer-in-Residence Family Share. Thank you 9/10’s teachers & kids, and to Renée Watson! High five to Allie and Cindy.
Library Salon #16: join @bankstreetlibrary for conversation and a book talk with Educator, Activist,and Author Jonathan Silin and his book: Early Childhood, Aging, and the Life Cycle: Mapping Common Ground. This Salon is Friday, April 13, 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM, at the Bank Street Library, 5th floor of the W.112th building. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/salon-16-jonathan-silin-registration-44120502611 @bank.street #librarysalon #jonathansilin #earlychildhoodeducation #lifecycle