Parenting Page

parents, children, families

Parents, welcome to our new Parenting Page!  The Granby Public Library offers a Parenting Section in the Children's Room, containing materials on pregnancy and raising children from birth through the teen years. Encore, our Online Catalog, provides easy access to ordering, renewing, keeping your reading lists and contributing your own reviews. Also included in our Online Catalog is OverDrive for downloading free ebooks and eaudiobooks on a wealth of subject matter pertaining to raising families and other issues (You'll need your 14-digit library barcode number for access).

Helpful Links for Parents:

Top Ten Relaxation Techniques for Children
Relaxation techniques are methods of getting rid of stress. They include time-tested techniques like exercise and meditation and also recreational activities.

5-Minute Chill Skills
Making the most of even the little moments before school or bed can go a long way towards soothing stresses. Here are five favorite 5-minute chill skills to help kids keep their cool.

The Children's Reading Foundation

PBS Parents: Reading and Babies