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EC Library @ Home Blog: Learn

Proud young finisher of 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten poses with her certificate of completion and book prize.

Raise a Reader with 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

Do you have a baby, toddler, or preschool-aged child? Sign…

Hang Out in The Lookout!

Have you been to The Lookout? It's a space here at the Eau Claire…

Check Out Our Youth Study Rooms

Did you know the library has…youth study rooms? That’s…

Library Life Hack: Use the event calendar to remind you of upcoming programs!

The library is a great place to gather with friends and family,…
Try One Today: Eau Claire Storywalks®

Try a StoryWalk® today!

In-person services at the library are now paused as we move back…

Make Your Own Oobleck!

Oobleck is a non-Newtonian fluid, a rule-breaker in the world…
Watch Our Storytime Videos!

New Storytime Videos

We had a great time singing, dancing, and reading with you this…

New Activity Backpacks

You may be familiar with the Nature Backpacks in Youth Services.…

Boredom Busters

When is the best time to play on a pogo stick? Springtime! While…

Art Week at the Library!

Chase away the February blues with Art Week at the library!…

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 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.