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Railroad in Itasca

Jerry Danzer will give a presentation on the The Tracks, The Depot and The Town: A Railroad in Itasca. Where: West Meeting Room When: Tuesday, September 24th, 2013 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Kids, We Need Your Votes!

Celebrate Children’s Book Week (May 13-19) by coming in to the library and checking out some of your favorite children’s books!  Revisit past favorites or discover a new book that you will want to read over and over again.  During this week, kids can vote for the favorite book character.  We will unveil Itasca’s favorite children’s book character the following...

Bluestem Book Bonanza

You are invited to preview the new 2014 Bluestem Award nominees at this program through games, crafts, and other activities based on each of the books. Registration is required. Unfamiliar with the Bluestem Award?  You can find more information about it...

2013 Youth Media Award Winners

The American Library Association recently announced its 2013 Youth Media Award winners, including the Caldecott, Newbery and Printz award winners.  Check out the big three below and find the rest of the winners here.  Ask a Youth Services librarian to help you find any of the award winners–past or present–if you’d like to check them out! Newbery Medal:  The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate Caldecott Medal:  This Is Not My Hat by Jon Klassen Printz Award:  In Darkness by Nick...