Meet Eric Litwin, bestselling author of the original four Pete the Cat books, at the South Central Regional Library!

Meet Eric Litwin, bestselling author of the original four Pete the Cat books

Eric Litwin is a song singing, guitar strumming, #1 New York Times bestselling author who brings early literacy and music together. He is the original author of the Pete the Cat series as well as the author of The Nuts and Groovy Joe. Eric’s books have sold over 11.5 million copies, been translated into 17 languages, and won 25 literacy awards including a Theodor Geisel Seuss Honor Award.

Join Eric for one of two musical performances—5:30 and 7 p.m. (both performances are the same and book signings will follow each) at the South Central Regional Library on Tuesday, June 5. Plus, get your picture taken with Pete the Cat! The performances are FREE, but tickets are required. Click here to order (please only order tickets for one of the two performances). We'll see you there!

 


storytimes at the library

The Library has storytimes for a variety of ages at all 18 branches featuring stories, activities, crafts, songs, dancing, and more! Check out our full schedule of storytimes and plan your next adventure today!

 


 

ABCmouse.com logo

ABCmouse.com for Libraries is an exciting new online educational resource - designed for children ages 2 to 7 - that offers more than 3,000 fun learning activities including online books, interactive learning programs, games, puzzles, songs, art activities, and more.  Access to this service is available free at all 18 library locations by clicking here.

 


TumbleBookCloud logo

A free trial of TumbleBookCloud is now available through June 30. TumbleBookCloud offers more than1,000 titles in a variety of formats, including ebooks, Graphic Novels, classic literature, National Geographic videos, and audiobooks suitable for middle and high school students. Click here to get started.

 


LFPL's 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge wins award

Big congrats to our Children’s Librarians and others who have been involved in making the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge a success! At the Summit on Government Performance and Innovation on February 12, LFPL won the Breakthrough Guru Team Award for the program.

 

What is the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge? - click here.

 


 

"Read it Down"

Are overdue fines keeping you from visiting the Library? The Library's new Read It Down program allows children and teens to reduce library fines just by reading. Participants read or listen to books of their choosing in the library. The more you read, the less you owe. It's that simple! Visit any branch of the Louisville Free Public Library today and Read It Down!

Have questions about the Read it Down program? Call 574-1620.

Last Updated: 4/20/18