51 fort sites in Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Wyoming, and Montana More than 100 photographs and drawings illustrate life at the forts Directions, visitor information, and nearby points of interest for every site As the first official symbols of U. S. government presence on…
51 fort sites in Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Wyoming, and Montana More than 100 photographs and drawings illustrate life at the forts Directions, visitor information, and nearby points of interest for every site As the first official symbols of U. S. government presence on the Western frontier, the forts of the Northern Plains were both centers of commerce and sources of conflict. The integral role 51 of those forts played during decades of warfare with the Plains Indians tribes—and the posts' fates after those wars ended—is recounted in this informative guidebook. Included are histories, up-to-date descriptions of what remains today, and directions and visitor information for each post.
Cat Squirrel and Duck live deep in the woods, and they grew pumpkins in their garden. They hatch a plan to make Pumpkin Soup the best ever! Measuring the ingredients and stirring the soup, everyone does their part to make the best soup ever!
A young boy loved stars so very much he devised a plan to reach one. Instead of planning a career as an astronomer, he tried climbing as high as he could and tried other approaches too only to find a different star.
Have you ever built a snowman and discovered the next day that his grin has gotten a little crooked, or his tree-branch arms have moved? And you've wondered — what do snowmen do at night? Come to Storytime and find out what really happens!
Join us for our Educator Holiday Shopping event on Saturday, December 1. Pre-K to grade 12 educators enjoy a 25% discount on classroom and personal purchases. Normal educator discount exclusions apply.
Whether it's your first Christmas with your Elf or you're a seasoned pro, come celebrate this new Christmas tradition with us! We'll have a very special Elf Adoption Ceremony for new elves with Storytime and activities to boot. Bring your own elf, too!
Meet young local author Jade Miller. She wrote her book in the first person, placing herself in Sybil's shoes to portray experiences during her historic ride. The result is an exciting story for kids about Sybil and her loyal horse, Star.
Sleep is elusive for some of us. Especially some children. There are many different ways to describe sleep and the process of drifting off to sleep. Jacob asks how and finds his dreamy answers as he falls quietly asleep.