November is Picture Book Month

I might be a little biased, since November is my birth month and middle name, but here's another point for November being the greatest month of the year: it's also Picture Book Month!  As a children's librarian I'm lucky and get to read picture books just about every day, new favorites and old classics alike. […]

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Eid Mubarak!

This year Eid al-Adha, the second Islamic Eid holiday of the year, is observed September 1-3. To help you celebrate, or just learn a bit more about Eid, we've pulled together a list of titles for children and families here at ELPL. Find it here! Eid and Ramadan The Best Eid Ever Ramadan and Id-ul-Fitr […]

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Greenthumbs Storytime

Join us for our monthly Greenthumbs Storytime! We will be meeting the second Wednesday of the month at 10:30 a.m. for stories, songs, and activities all about nature and the environment with Heather Surface, Environmental Stewardship Coordinator for the City of East Lansing. You'll also learn how to get involved with the monthly stewardship volunteer workdays at […]

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Miss Eva’s Top Three: July 2017

Welcome to Miss Eva's Top Three! Each month I'll be picking out items from three different areas of the children's section to feature that I've enjoyed -- some new titles, some older ones, but all of them things that have caught my eye! Check out this month's picks below. Chapter book: Withering-by-Sea by Judith Rossell A cute and quirky […]

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