Join STAR Net’s newest webinar tomorrow to learn how you can apply various hands-on STEM activities and programming ideas to teach your patrons all about the planet Mars! These fun new resources are sure to be excellent additions for your library’s summer reading program! The webinar will take place Thursday, May 2nd, at 4:00PM Eastern […]
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Read about the NASA’s 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11’s Historic Moon Landing in the May CSLP newsletter.
Read about the Amazing Space Race! and more in the April CSLP newsletter.
In 2018 the State Education Department partnered with myON to offer free access to thousands of enhanced digital books as part of Summer Reading at New York Libraries. This partnership was focused on providing more Summer Reading resources to all children, students and families throughout the summer, while encouraging them to participate in summer reading and […]
Healthy meals are necessary for students to stay focused and energized while at school; many students living in low-income neighborhoods rely on school meals to keep them healthy and focused throughout the school day. But many of the students who rely on school meals have nowhere to turn over the summer when school is not […]
Read about musical storytimes and more in the February CSLP newsletter.
Tuesday March 5, 2019 1:00 – 2:00 PM EST Register Here! Learn how schools and organizations in low-income communities may be eligible to offer free, nutritious meals and/or snacks through the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP), and how sponsors across New York State are growing participation through community partnerships. More than 1.1 million New York […]
February 20, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. MT – REGISTER HERE: A Night Sky Viewing is a great way to bring local science enthusiasts and library patrons together for an astronomy-based community event. Before your library launches a Night Sky Viewing or Star Party this year, there are a few things to know that can help […]
STAR Net is hosting a new webinar in January entitled “Craft, Engineer, and Make & Take Activities for “A Universe of Stories” to talk about the many easy and fun ways you can incorporate hands-on space science and STEM-related activities into your library’s 2019 Summer reading program. Registration for this webinar is already full, but […]
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. (EDT), 3:00 p.m. (CDT), 2:00 p.m. (MDT), 1:00 p.m. (PDT) Looking for activities, websites, how-to videos, training, and more for the 2019 Summer Reading Theme? Join the STAR Library Network for an overview of vetted, free resources available through NASA, the STAR Library Network, and the STEM Activity […]