Grace Lin will be visiting us on March 31st, 2020!

Posted November 21, 2019

Newbery Award winning author, Grace Lin, will be visiting us soon!  Check out one of her books on display in the Curtis Library Media Center!

Mike Lowery visited on October 25th!

Posted November 21, 2019

Mike Lowery visited us on October 25th to talk about his new Dinosaur book to 1st - 3rd grade students.  Check out his new book!

Karina Yan Glaser visited on September 16th!

Posted November 21, 2019

Check out the popular Vanderbeeker series on display!  They are great realistic fiction books!

Alan Gratz visits Holy Innocents!

Posted November 11, 2016

On October 12, 2016 Alan Gratz visited with 5th grade students at HIES.  He was an awesome presenter and we hope to have him back again!

Heather Montgomery will visit on Nov 6th!

Event November 6, 2015

On November 6th, science and nature author, Heather Montgomery, will visit the Lower School.  We look forward to hearing about the writing process as well as all the cool animals she writes about.

Visit our New Makerspace Room!

Posted September 15, 2015

After you check out your books, please join us in the new Makerspace Room.  Make projects with Legos or create a poem on our Word Wall.  Soon we will introduce other craft projects!

Storyteller Bil Lepp in the Library on March 22nd!

Event March 22, 2012

All students will hear the storyteller, Bil Lepp. He is an award winning humorist, author and recording artist for nearly twenty years and is known for his hilarious tall tales.

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!

Event March 2, 2012

I hope everyone had fun dressing up as their favorite Dr. Seuss character on March 2nd!

Author visit with Karen Beaumont on April 10th!

Event April 10, 2012

First, Second and Third grade students will listen to Karen Beaumont on April 10th as she talks about her books and her experiences as a writer.

Be sure to check out the new downloadable listening library that you can access online!

Posted September 1, 2011

Contact Mrs. Austin if you would like a userid and password to be able to download books on tape from home! You may bring your personal mp3 player to school and have books downloaded (those books wit more...

New Look for the Library Catalog!

Posted September 2, 2010

I hope you are enjoying the new look of the Curtis Library Catalog. You now have 2 ways to search for books! Happy Reading!

The Surpass Safari Catalog has changed!

Posted January 11, 2010

Take some time to play with the new Catalog and let Mrs. Austin know what you think. Is it easier to use? It may take some time to get used to it. Have fun!

New Clubs in the Curtis Library!

Posted August 31, 2008

Join the Caldecott or Newbery Club! Pre1st, 1st, and 2nd Grades are invited to join the Caldecott Club. Students are encouraged to read 20 Caldecott Award books to have their name engraved on the C more...