On October 19, CHILIS gathered at the Fireside Inn in West Lebanon and gave a warm farewell to Ann Hoey as she retired from the New Hampshire State Library. Best wishes were extended by outgoing CHILIS President Amber Coughlin (Lebanon Libraries) and Carol Sanborn (Hampton Falls) of the Seacoast ... Read More about Highlights from the Fall 2017 CHILIS Conference
CHILIS FALL 2017 CONFERENCE Storytimes and Early Literacy – Playful Learning For All Please join us on October 19th, 2017 at the Fireside Inn in West Lebanon, New Hampshire for our annual CHILIS fall conference. As usual, we will conduct our business meeting, have raffles, food and drinks, and ... Read More about CHILIS Fall 2017 Conference
The NH Fishercats minor league baseball team and Grappone Automotive Group have partnered to find some reading All-Stars this summer! Kids can read 5 books to earn 2 free tickets to a Fishercats game on specific dates, courtesy of Grappone. Participating students with also receive a free pass to ... Read More about Summer Reading All-Stars Program
And the winner is... ...Roller Girl, by Victoria Jamieson! Click on Awards in the menu above and select Great Stone Face to get your copies of the new bookmarks, the brochure of the 2017-18 nominees, and more. Congratulations to Ms. Jamieson from the CHILIS-NHLA Board and our heartfelt thanks to ... Read More about Great Stone Face 2017 Award Winner!
Great Stone Face voting takes place during the month of April. Ballots are cast by children in grades 4-6 in libraries and schools all over the state. Librarians then tally those votes and send them to the Great Stone Face Committee for inclusion in the grand total. The current contact for ... Read More about Great Stone Face Voting, 2016-17