Entries by YS Librarian

Dance Party with Freegal!

There is nothing quite like dancing and singing with your little ones. If you are anything like me, you are always on the hunt for fun, appropriate, kid friendly tunes. The L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library is here to help with your music needs! If you want free unlimited music streaming and free downloads of […]

Funny Books for the Family

April Fool’s Day isn’t just about pranks; add a laugh to your day with one of these hilariously funny books! Youth Services has compiled a list of books guaranteed to get you giggling. Laugh along with these books while developing language and a love of reading. Books on this list are for babies to teens […]

VOX Books Now Available!

VOX™ Books have come to the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library! VOX™ Books capture children’s attention by combining a book into an all-in-one read along. Inside of the front cover is an attached audio device which reads the book aloud to your child. With these great books, there are no need for screens or CDs. […]

Read This: The Strangers

We have a new Read This personality this week: Julia, from Youth Services, has a great recommendation perfect for upper-elementary and middle school readers. The Strangers by Margaret Peterson Haddix is available for download at Wisconsin’s Digital Library or Hoopla with your Eau Claire library card. Happy reading!

Stories Aloud: Max Speed

Miss Riss has a super secret story to share this week: Max Speed by Stephen Shaskan! Great gadzooks! Listen, read along, and be sure to share your reactions by email or Facebook.  


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Stories Aloud: Silly Sally

Looking for a great story on a dreary morning? Miss Riss to the rescue with our first Stories Aloud, featuring Silly Sally by Audrey Wood. Listen, sing along, and share your reactions! As always, we love to see your photos. Email us at ysstaff@eauclaire.lib.wi.us.