Developmental Disabilities Awareness: 13 Tales to Inspire and Educate

By Luz Flores, librarian at Noyes Library for Young Children, Montgomery County Public Libraries. All book covers are provided by their publishers. For Developmental Disabilities...

10 Books for Learning and Family Fun

Give the gift of reading for birthdays, holidays and other special occasions with children's books about leadership, imagination, faith, grief, fighting for justice and...
Peaches recipe compilation

Read and Eat: Summer Peaches

Sweet (or maybe slightly sour), juicy and refreshing. In the season for fresh fruit, peaches are a summer icon in their own right—and from...
“We Will Find Your Hat!: A Conundrum!”

Let the Party Begin! 12 Books Celebrating Special Occasions

By Jennifer Rothschild, Collection Engagement Librarian, Arlington Public Library Parties are a great time to connect with friends and family and meet new people. These...
The Play Kits Lovevery

Editor’s Picks: Here’s What We’re Loving for Kids This Spring

By Elena Epstein, Director of the National Parenting Product Awards. For more product reviews, visit   The Play Kits Discover this subscription, stage-based learning program designed...
Milo Imagines the World

Art Is Powerful

The power of art is undeniable. Through art, children and teens can express emotions big and small. They can soar through creation and find...
Swim, Mo, Swim!

Exercise the Mind with Books

Spring, sun and sports go hand in hand. These books are sure to inspire kids to make the most of their time outdoors while...
Ginger Park My Turn

A Tale of My Sweet Life

  I live in two worlds: one as a co-owner of a chocolate shop in downtown Washington, D.C., and one in a world I create....

Here’s What We’re Loving for Your Family This Month

By: Elena Epstein, Director of the National Parenting Product Awards; for more product reviews, visit   PJ Library Presents Podcasts: “Afternoons with Mimi” and “Beyond...
Olaolu Ogunyemi and family | Provided Photo

Parent You Should Know: Olaolu Ogunyemi

Title: Communications Officer for the U.S. Marine Corps, Quantico, Virginia; active duty; rank: captain Family: Brea (wife), Brilee (12), Jacob (8) and Eniola (3)   Olaolu Ogunyemi...