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Find out about the book clubs hosted by the library, or learn how to start and host your own.
Are you taking care of a loved one? Learn how to make informed decisions or find assistance when needed.
Read the rainbow with these books, initiatives and organizations.
Learn about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr's life and legacy.
Explore the culture, history and traditions of Sweden, home to our Sister Library.
Children are sponges for learning. From birth to age 5, help your child unlock their potential for learning & reading with these books and activities.
Do you need to earn some service hours for your school's community service credit? Interested in making a difference in the world? Looking for something to do in your spare time? Learn about all of the volunteer opportunities in & near Westerville.
Find the right book for your child's age and interests.
Need to do a report on Ohio? Looking for information about Ohio's history or famous Ohioans? Want to know what Ohio's motto is? Start here.
Giving children opportunities to write, even if it is just scribbles, helps children understand that print can represent spoken words. It can also help children develop eye-hand coordination and the fine motor control they need to hold a pencil.
Playing encourages your child to put their thoughts into words, tell stories, problem-solve and imagine. All of these skills will help them become better readers and writers when they start school.
The shared experience of reading together with children will show them that books are fun and enjoyable. A positive attitude towards books will make them more likely to want to learn to read on their own.
When you sing, you slow down your speech. This helps your child hear the smaller sounds in words, learn syllables and develop vocabulary. Singing also helps develop listening and memory skills.
When you talk to your child about different events and ideas, it helps them learn new vocabulary and to use words they know.
Find fun and easy ways to get your little chef started in the kitchen, while also teaching the basics of nutrition.
Find books, websites and magazine articles about teaching STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) principles to K-12 students.
Teach your child about their family. Nuclear or non-traditional: Whatever your family looks like, we have a book for that.
Prepare for a debate or persuasive speech. Write an argumentative essay. Or get to know both sides of a controversial issue.
Having problems grasping basic math concepts? Want to practice arithmetic, addition, multiplication or more? Take a look at these books & websites!
Celebrate diversity and teach an appreciation of multiple cultures to children of all ages with these books, websites and other library resources.
Find everything you need to know about the different countries of the world, from climate to population size.
Need to do a report on a famous person? Want to find out more about people in the news? Try these suggested books, websites and other resources.
Find information about marginalized people overcoming prejudice and discrimination with this multicultural studies guide.
For young kids who can't get enough of Thomas the Tank Engine, Disney's Cars, Jay Jay the Jet Plane or Bob the Builder.
Where is my nose? What do I smell? Why do I have to brush my teeth? This guide can help you answer all of the questions that babies, toddlers & preschoolers will throw at you about their bodies!
From 123s to ABCs, shapes to senses, this guide offers book suggestions for little ones that will help them learn basic concepts.
From potty training to thumbsucking, imaginary friends to wetting the bed, don't worry. There's a book for that!
Celebrate the year with these seasonal and holiday books for young kids.
Learn about the animals and plants that live in and around ponds.
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