Kids

Bring history to life at the Living History Museum of African American Heroes

Kids of all backgrounds in 1st through 8th grade are invited to celebrate Black History Month by telling about their heroes from African American history! Participants will research the life and accomplishments of their favorite African American hero. Assistance in the research is available from the librarians and the co sponsors of this great event. At the “Living History Museum”... Read more

News Workshop for Kids 3-5th grade!

PressFriends and the Palos Verdes Library District are holding a special Mother’s Day PV Kids News workshop for third, fourth and fifth graders on Saturday, January 12 from 2-4 p.m. at the Library’s Teen Annex (627 Silver Spur Rd. Suite 210, Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274 — in the upper section of the Village Shopping Center facing Deep Valley Drive)... Read more

You can participate in the Living History Museum

Kids in 1st through 8th grade are invited to celebrate Black History Month by telling about their heroes from African American history! Participants will research the life and accomplishments of their favorite African American hero and at the “Living History Museum” on February 27, will become that hero! Participants can wear a costume, bring props, play music: anything that will... Read more

Beloved Annual Doll Tea Parties coming in December!

How did American girls have fun before there were video games and Ipods? "Peek into the Past" with us at this fun tea party! We will enjoy lemonade and cookies, as we make a paper doll craft, have a sing along, and more old fashioned fun! Once again, we will feature a fantastic display of American Girl dolls. If you... Read more

Chinese Storytime for Toddlers starts Nov 9

Join us for this monthly storytime at the Peninsula Center Library Storytime Room, every 2nd Friday of the month from 11:00 - 11:30 am. This fun half hour will be presented in Mandarin Chinese by partners from The Chinese Library of the Chinese American Reading Association, The South Bay Moms Group and La Ja Ja Kids. Children and their parents... Read more

Read the Summer Issue of "PV Kids News"

After attending a “Tell Your Story” workshop on August 4 at the Palos Verdes Library District (PVLD), a group of 24 local elementary school students has published the Summer 2012 PV Kids News . The 16-page newsletter contains summer Olympics coverage, movie and book reviews, and a “Story Corner” consisting of short fiction. The young authors who attended are all... Read more

News Workshop for Kids 3-5th grade!

PressFriends and the Palos Verdes Library District are holding a special Mother's Day PV Kids News workshop for third, fourth and fifth graders on Saturday, January 12 from 2-4 p.m. at the Library's Teen Annex (627 Silver Spur Rd. Suite 210, Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274 — in the upper section of the Village Shopping Center facing Deep Valley Drive)... Read more

Earn All New Patches in the 2012 Summer Reading Program

Check out the cool new patches! Summer is here, and it's time to join the 2012 Summer Reading Program, "Dream Big"! Children of all ages can come to any library and receive a free bag, and bookmark. Keep track of the number of minutes that you read by yourself. You can also include the minutes you read to someone else... Read more

Peacock Bookmark Contest Winners!

Congratulations to all the winners and participants in the 2012 Peacock Bookmark Contest! We had 725 entries and had a tough time choosing our favorites! Click here to see the bookmarks! K-2nd Grade Winners: Kian Alagoz Vivian Chan Emily Lai Kaya Murillo Louie Tsai 3-5th Grade Winners Daniel Kim Erika Hsu Mei Johnson Ethan Soto Shieru Watabe 6-8th Grade Winners... Read more

Read the Winter Issue of "PV Kids News"

After attending a fun journalism workshop on February 4 at the Palos Verdes Library District (PVLD), a group of 18 local elementary school students has published the Winter 2012 PV Kids News . The 20-page newsletter focuses on the students’ visit that same day to the Palos Verdes Art Center in its temporary home at the Promenade of the Peninsula,... Read more

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