Tagged Animals and Nature

Iguana Lady

Come discover the interesting facts about these amazing reptiles and meet Ruby and Squirt.  

Halloween Family Fun Night

We will be making Halloween Crafts, having a Reptile Party with real snakes, and then giving out Halloween treats at the end.  Sponsored by the Friends of Holmesburg Library.

Anna Forrester | Bat Count: A Citizen Science Story

Anna Forrester, author of Bat Count: A Citizen Science Story will read from her book. After the reading and a discussion of the importance of bats for the planet, the children will get to make a craft of a bat and hang it in the…

Kids InfoBits *

Elementary students in kindergarten through grade five will find age-appropriate content covering a broad range of educational topics such as animals, arts, geography, health, literature, people, social studies, technology, etc. Kids…

GREENR - Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources *

GREENR, Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources, offers researchers an interdisciplinary resource for environment and sustainability studies. GREENR provides news, background information, video, commentaries,…

BBC Animals

Find your favourite animals, where and how they live, the latest news about them and who's filming them right now.


The third Saturday in August is National Honeybee Day, a day to celebrate this small but vital insect. Philadelphians should be especially proud; the modern beehive, known as the Langstroth hive, was invented in the City of Brotherly…