February is Black History Month and the FRVPLD Youth Services Department will be part of our library's first Black History Month Reading Challenge! Kids of all ages read only one book during the month of February to finish and win a prize. For more details take a look at Kirstin’s blog.
The Youth Services Department is excited to introduce Vox Books for Kids!
Banned Books Week 2021 is approaching, with the annual celebration of the freedom to read without censorship falling between September 26 - October 2. As in years past, the American Library Association has compiled a list of the top ten most banned and/or challenged books from 2020 (the last full year of data) to draw attention to this ongoing issue.