New & Noteworthy: In a new children’s book by Gianna Marino, Rabbit and Owl find themselves in a competition to build the tallest home. When their competition falls apart, the neighbors rediscover their friendship when they work together. Comment.
New & Noteworthy: Innovative kindie musician Andy Z has created “The Grand Scream of Things” for tweens with a recipe incorporating two scoops of punk; a pinch of hip-hop; and a nod to rock operas and radio plays of yesterday. Comment.
Featured Event: Bring your little pirate, princess, witch, or bacon-eating robot (never underestimate a child’s imagination) to the Halloween Fun Fair on Oct. 20 from 11 am to 5 pm and have a spook-tacular good time! Comment.
New & Noteworthy: “Vampire Dog” features 12-year-old new kid in town, Ace, who must find the courage to withstand the bullying at his new school every day — with a little help from a supernatural canine (with sarcastic voice lent by “Saturday Night Live” alum Norm MacDonald). Comment.