Family Literacy Calendar for K-1

See your child’s reading skills improve with a little practice every day. This calendar provides a daily activity idea related to an essential skill designed especially for children in kindergarten and first grade.


Grade Level Reading Lists

One of the most common questions from kids and parents is for recommendations based on grade level. Here are our recommendations for grades one through six. 

Homework Help K-6

Online tools to help tackle elementary school homework.

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Learning Tools

Learn a language, explore careers, practice tests and more.

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Blog Posts

CADL youth librarians are your partner in nurturing your love of reading.

The winners have been announced.
These new titles bring a fresh viewpoint to both historic events and contemporary life.
Join the celebration with reading and activities for your little ones. 
Check out the top stories getting CADL members through the year.

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Upcoming Events

Friends of the Library Used Book Sale (All ages)

Saturday Oct 23, 2021 9:00am - 3:00pm Haslett Support the Friends of the Haslett Library at their fall Used Book Sale, held in the Haslett Community Education Building at 1590 Franklin Street. Masks are required per Haslett Public Schools policy. Friends members are invited to a Members Only presale on Friday, Oct. 22 from 5-7 p.m. New memberships and renewals will be available at the door.  Read More

National Friends of the Library Week (All ages)

Saturday Oct 23, 2021 10:00am - 4:00pm Mason Celebrate the Mason Friends this week with a visit to Bookworm Heaven, located on the 2nd floor of the Mason Branch. All items are half off for the week of October 17-23, plus claim a free Friends reusable bag with purchase while supplies last. Remember to pick up an application on your visit and become a Friend!   Read More
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Staff Picks

John T. Recommends

The Girl Who Sailed The Stars
On the heels of her debut novel The Boy, The Bird & The Coffin Maker comes the fantastic story of Oona, a little-loved girl who carves out a place for herself in a world of storms,...
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Katie S. Recommends

A Beary Rainy Day
This is a remarkable story with very fun illustrations about a bear who is scared to go out in the rain. Until one day, something changes ... I would highly recommend this book for anyone who wants to...
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