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August 2020 


HOME NEWS TRIBUNE - BEST OF THE BEST

Category: PUBLIC LIBRARY

Name of Library: DOWDELL LIBRARY - SOUTH AMBOY


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http://dowdelllibrary.readsquared.com/
iPhone Users 
https://apps.apple.com/us/app/readsquared/id1455248996
Android Users 
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.readsquared.R2







View the CALENDAR for FREE webinars and online training. Click on eRESOURCES for business, nonprofit organizations, and economic development information. 
https://libs2b.com/






Click the link below to begin view all the available titles
https://njsl-vlcc.biblioboard.com/home




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View the library's YouTube channel for a variety of virtual story times and craft videos. 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgZ8tn2oGoQ4occK0Ji9pKA



Wizards and Witches


MIY Hogwarts Bookmarks
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GvgiBPVzbT8&feature=youtu.be

MIY Howlers
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7yOpLh2DpvA&feature=youtu.be

Potions Class: Magic Dancing Beans
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mUOtqTfzi-8

MIY Harry Potter Weasley Scarf
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bp21Xijewlg&feature=youtu.be

MIY Dragon Eggs
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AH1X4-Z9Vp8&feature=emb_title

MIY Harry Potter Broomsticks
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pIz1dxzL9-I&feature=emb_title




MIY Candle Bottles
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xCldvVVfSiM

MIY Butterbeer Cookies
https://www.justapinch.com/recipes/snack/other-snack/butterbeer-cookies.html

Virtual Tour of Harry Potter Locations
https://earth.google.com/web/@51.53201341,-0.12414032,24.46356128a,0d,60y,75.63517398h,90.69009314t,0r/data=CjASLhIgYjNkZjViZmQzMWQxMTFlN2E2ZTAzZGU4NDgxNmIzNGMiCmdjc19saXN0XzEiGgoWbWxyQndPbGtMZ1QtQVNncDdOOUNwZxAC


 
Mystical Creatures





Travel Through a Fairy Tale
 

Visit the Smithsonian's Nations Zoo Cheetah Cub Cam
https://nationalzoo.si.edu/webcams/cheetah-cub-cam

Interact with When a Dragon Moves In
https://www.storylineonline.net/books/when-a-dragon-moves-in/

Explore Mars!
http://accessmars.withgoogle.com/




Explore Dracula's Castle
http://bran-castle.com/explore.html

Create a Stained Glass Suncatcher
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U50Am87344E

Visit the Neuschwanstein Castle in Germany
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KEYqjtgO1YI&feature=youtu.be




 









Princes and Princesses

 


MIY Paper Crown
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xekGnWy29EI

MIY Knight Shield
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tQft7GYlQLY




Play DND Virtually
https://roll20.net/

MIY Knight Helmet
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SFVDHSPvfZM

MIY Foam Bracers
https://www.instructables.com/id/Craft-Foam-Bracers/

MIY Soda Tab Chain Mail
https://www.instructables.com/id/Genuine-chainmaille-from-pop-tabs/

 





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More S'Mores
http://s7657.pcdn.co/wp-content/PDFs/Splash-MoreSmores-20200615.pdf

Whatever Floats Your Boat
http://s7657.pcdn.co/wp-content/PDFs/Splash-WhateverFloatsYourBoat-20200615.pdf

Flying Objects
http://s7657.pcdn.co/wp-content/PDFs/Splash-FlyingObjects-20200615.pdf

Wacky Water Race
http://s7657.pcdn.co/wp-content/PDFs/Splash-WackyWaterRace-20200615.pdf 





Pirate Treasure Hunting
http://s7657.pcdn.co/wp-content/PDFs/PirateTreasureHunt-2020-04-17.pdf

Terrifically Twisted Tangrams
http://s7657.pcdn.co/wp-content/PDFs/TerrificallyTwistedTangrams.pdf

Knockin’ Hockey
http://s7657.pcdn.co/wp-content/PDFs/KnockinHockey.pdf

For more Bedtime Math Fun Visit
http://bedtimemath.org/fun-math-at-home/









Click the name of the resource to begin learning!


ABCya
Funbrain
Khanacademy
KitLitTV
MathGames
PBSKids
Scholastic Learn at Home
Seussville
Starfall
Crayola
GoNoodle
Backyardnature
Crash Course Kids 

Creatitivty Catapult 
Mouse Open Projects
NASA Stem @ Home 
 


 
     


HOOPLA
Instantly borrow media eBooks & comics  to enjoy on your computer, tablet, phone & TV! With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded for offline enjoyment later.  

https://www.hoopladigital.com/home

 
eBOOKS WITH ELIBRARYNJ
 Browse our eBooks to find popular and classic novels, non-fiction, study guides, mysteries, romance, Young Adult literature, and more.


http://dowdell.org/ereader.html
https://elibrarynj.overdrive.com/

 Overdrive App - Mobile or Tablet Device eBook Access
https://app.overdrive.com/

RBDIGITAL eMAGAZINES
Digital magazines at your library! Thousands of titles with unlimited access, automatic checkout, and full color editions with new and back issues. 

https://www.rbdigital.com/lmxac/service/magazines/landing



TUMBLE BOOK LIBRARY
A curated database of children's eBooks  

https://www.tumblebooklibrary.com/


USERNAME: sadiepopedowdell
PASSWORD: trial

Access available through August 31, 2020 

 



DOWDELL LIBRARY HISTORICAL ARCHIVES
South Amboy Citizen Newspaper
Years 1910-2000
South Amboy Sayreville Times 
October 18, 1991 - Present 

St. Mary's/Cardinal McCarrick Yearbooks 
South Amboy/Hoffman High School Yearbooks 

New Jersey Digital Highway 

http://dowdell.org/archives.html


ROSETTA STONE
Learn a foreign language
https://secure.rosettastone.com/lp/ebsco/index.html?custid=cjrlc085


JERSEY CLICKS
Online Research Available 24/7
https://www.njstatelib.org/services_for_libraries/statewide_services/jerseyclicks/

HERITAGE QUEST
Discover your family history and genealogy. 



Click the link below and enter your library card number to begin your family history journey. 
https://www.heritagequestonline.com/ipbarcode?aid=22100
 





Up to date information regarding COVID-19 from the CDC 

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html



Up to date information regarding COVID-19 from the Official State of NJ
https://covid19.nj.gov/

 
Job Openings and Small Business Resources 

A Coronavirus Pandemic Resource Guide for New Jerseyans
Compiled by the Office of U.S. Senator Cory Booker

Home | U.S. Senator Cory Booker of New Jersey

Click Here To Access 

 

Support the Library Foundation Ongoing Fundraiser:
#StartWithaSmile when Amazon donates to the Dowdell Library Foundation Inc. This is a great way to donate to the Dowdell Library Foundation! Amazon will donate .5% of all purchases to the Foundation.

Help support the Library!

https://smile.amazon.com/ch/26-3176682 

 The Dowdell Library Foundation, Inc. was established to enhance financial support for the Sadie Pope Dowdell Public Library of South Amboy, NJ with private funding through grants and donations.
We accomplish our mission through fundraising and your contributions, which enable us to increase library capabilities, resources and services for the community. The Dowdell Library Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation and all gifts are tax deductible and qualify for matching grants from many employers.


http://dowdellfoundation.org/


 
 The Dowdell Library is located off John T. O'Leary Boulevard
and adjacent to the South Amboy Middle / High School.


Our mailing address is:
100 Harold G. Hoffman Plaza 
South Amboy, NJ 08879
(732) 721-6060 Telephone
(732) 721-1054 Fax



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