November 2, 2012 - 8:15am
Read with your child about election day and presidency
Tuesday is Election Day. Visit the LFPL this weekend to check out some books that will help explain the Presidential election to your children.
I don't need a poll to tell me that Republicans and Democrats can agree on at least one topic this election year—we are all ready for it to be over. But despite your frustrations at the state of current campaigning, I know you will do your civic duty and vote on Tuesday, November 6. If...
June 29, 2012 - 6:47pm
Summertime, and the reading is easy...
“Educators have long known that reading over summer vacation leads to improved performance when school resumes, and fosters a lifelong love of reading,” said Mrs. Beshear. “My books for this list include some summer-themed selections and many tales of friendship, mystery, adventure and self-discovery.”
In an effort to increase youth readership, Kentucky First Lady Jane Beshear today announced her Top 10 Summer Reading List as a part of the First Lady’s Reading Recommendations Initiative.  “Educators have long known that reading over summer vacation leads to improved performance...