Connie Krupa, Author at Kenbridge Victoria Dispatch

TREASURES ON THE SHELVES

Treasures on the Shelves — Spread kindness like confetti

We have many special days in the month of November, including Election Day, Veteran’s Day, World Kindness Day, and Thanksgiving. We also celebrate Picture Book ... Read more

by Connie Krupa, Friday, November 18, 2022 4:40 pm

TREASURES ON THE SHELVES

Treasures on the Shelves — A time for costumes

This is a great time of year to read a good Halloween book with your child. In addition to many books about fall and autumn, ... Read more

by Connie Krupa, Friday, October 28, 2022 2:00 pm

Columns

Treasures on the Shelves — It’s National Library Card Sign-Up Month

September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month. As many of us were growing up, the library card was a very important part of going to ... Read more

by Connie Krupa, Friday, September 16, 2022 5:00 pm

Columns

Treasures on the Shelves — Consider books outside of a series

We are always looking for something to celebrate at our public libraries. Today we are celebrating Rupert Grint Day. You may remember him as Harry ... Read more

by Connie Krupa, Friday, August 26, 2022 3:58 pm

Columns

Treasures on the Shelves — Reading to children improves their ability to learn

Our children will soon be preparing to return to the classroom. Hopefully, they have done some reading over the summer. If not, now is a ... Read more

by Connie Krupa, Saturday, August 6, 2022 9:25 am

TREASURES ON THE SHELVES

Treasures on the Shelves — Encouraging teenagers to read

Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to find a way to get your teenager to read. As your child enters the teen ... Read more

by Connie Krupa, Saturday, June 25, 2022 10:30 am

TREASURES ON THE SHELVES

Treasures on the Shelves — Learn about Juneteenth

June has arrived… a month for weddings, vacations, outdoor play and Juneteenth. Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration honoring the official end of slavery in ... Read more

by Connie Krupa, Saturday, June 4, 2022 10:00 am

TREASURES ON THE SHELVES

Treasures on the Shelves — Great books for young readers

This week our focus is on books for three and four year olds. This is the beginning stages of reading. Parents and caregivers know the ... Read more

by Connie Krupa, Saturday, May 14, 2022 11:00 am

Columns

Treasures on the shelves — Easter history, celebrations and more

As we near the end of March, we know Easter will be coming up faster than Peter Cottontail hopping down the bunny trail. Which means ... Read more

by Connie Krupa, Thursday, April 14, 2022 10:47 am

Columns

Treasures on the Shelves — Connecting with your library

In the lobby of the Ripberger library in Kenbridge, we have a table with a jigsaw puzzle, usually in various stages of completion. Patrons are ... Read more

by Connie Krupa, Thursday, April 7, 2022 5:09 pm

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