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EC Library @ Home Blog: Learn

New stories available in the parks!

Both of the two StoryWalks® available in Eau Claire parks have…

NEW! In-Person Storytime

Storytime Song (Tune: London Bridge) Monday morning storytime Owen…

Dabble Box Joins the BookBike for Summer Fun!

This summer, the library’s BookBike will join forces with…

Read with us this summer!

The L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library's annual Summer Library…

Two New Permanent StoryWalks®!

The library's Youth Services team is delighted to announce the…

Meet the Parenting Collection

Parents and caregivers, let me introduce you to Youth Services’…

Building Brains by Playing with Your Children

Parents, did you realize that children develop essential skills…

Storytime OnDemand with Miss Kelly

It is fun to tell a story, but did you know that you can tell…

Teen Time: Smoothies!

Hey, teens, with all this time at home, have you started…

STEAM Resources

If you’re looking for some fun and interactive experiments…

Library Resources

Academic skills improvement resources for elementary through high school students.

Language learning lessons for a wide variety of languages.

Other Online Resources

Free educational tools on a variety of topics for all grades K+.

Author programs, activity kits, and other fun activities for all ages.

Free mini and full sized science lessons for grades K-5.

Games, videos, and activities about animals, culture, science and more.

Round-up of resources about parenting during COVID-19.

Short videos and interesting lessons on a range of topics.

Go behind the scenes to learn about your favorite animals.

Activities and games inspired by the Smithsonian Institute’s expansive museum collections.

Daily science activities for families using household materials.

Playlist of inspiring, short presentations on a variety of subjects.

Local Resources

Does your non-profit organization offer free resources for children and families in the Eau Claire area? Contact ysstaff@eauclaire.lib.wi.us to tell us about your offerings.

Resources that encourage hands-on learning for kids Kindergarten-High School.

Videos from Beaver Creek naturalists, including story time.

Daily affirmations and simple ideas for brain-building activities to share with your child

Regularly updated list of food and other community resources.

Reading recommendations and links compiled by El Centro.

The FRCEC offers programs and services that build on family strengths, such as virtual playgroups and virtual trainings for parents.

Weekly art projects to do from home.