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Books that spark kid-friendly conversations about empathy, equality, self-love and antiracism!

Chapter 1: Water Booger Bears

Published: October 24, 2020

Hear Chapter 1 of Look Both Ways!


Look Both Ways

Join us for a chapter by chapter read aloud of Look Both Ways by Jason Reynolds.

2020 Election for Kids

Published: October 17, 2020

Kids, learn about elections and the book character candidates, then cast your vote!


Grab an ypsiGLOW poster kit!

Published: October 12, 2020

Feeling artistic for the Fall season? Grab an ypsiGLOW Social Justice poster kit.


Pop-Up Browsing this Sunday!

Published: October 9, 2020

Have you missed browsing the materials on our shelves? This Sunday (Oct. 11) from 2-4 PM, come to Whittaker to look through a selection of popular new releases, children’s books, and holiday-themed materials outside the front entrance.


South Korea

Published: October 2, 2020

Let’s visit South Korea, as part of our Around the World tour.


four books, counting popcorn, a puzzle, and colored blocks

Sensory, STEM and Play Kits



Thousands of award-winning art and craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists.

Roller Girl: Chapter Two

Published: September 25, 2020

Hear chapter two read aloud by a member of the Ann Arbor Roller Derby and make a graphic story of your own with 826michigan.


Seed Saving

Published: September 19, 2020

This week at Garden-to-Table, learn how to save seeds!


Roller Girl: Chapter One

Published: September 5, 2020

Hear chapter one of Roller Girl, get some skating tips, and make a friendship bracelet!


Look Both Ways

Published: September 5, 2020

The Ypsi Family Read brings our entire community together around one book. This season’s pick is Look Both Ways by Jason Reynolds.


Town Hall Anti-Racism Series: Talking with Kids about Race and Racism

Published: September 2, 2020

Our final installment in our family townhall anti-racism series.


Keeping Kids Safe Online

Find tips to keep kids safe online


Chicks and Salsa

Published: August 13, 2020

This week at Garden-to-Table, learn about chickens, hear Sarah from Healthy Habits Start Now read Chicks and Salsa, then make salsa!