Voracious Readers Take on Battle of the Books

Three months of voracious reading paid off for dozens of Baker fourth- and fifth-graders who competed in our eighth annual Battle of Books!

The Reader’s Bill of Rights

Young readers and their parents don’t always think of the concepts behind The Reader’s Bill of Rights, but librarians champion them as a fundamental part of the joy of reading.

Book Fair Supports Library Program

Baker families made our annual Book Fair a great success, thanks to the generosity of both the dedicated BPO volunteers who put together a wonderful event and the shoppers who supported it so generously, with proceeds going to support the David A. Baker Library and our library program and individual books donated to classes of all ages. [Baker parents, log

Best-Selling Author Visits Baker

We were thrilled to welcome best-selling children’s author Jon Scieszka to Baker on Sept. 1 for a special visit with students in grades 3-5, many of whom dressed up like scientists to celebrate his popular Frank Einstein series. Mr. Scieszka had the children howling with laughter at stories about his beloved characters, his family, and