I S T O R Y
|The Kids Zone web site
were originally created for the El Paso
Public Library in El Paso, Texas in 2001.
They were first hosted on the free Yahoo! GeoCities. This free web hosting service
closed down in 2009.
original Kids Zone pages are still
archived on the OoCities.org (GeoCities
Archive) website because the organization
thought these pages were ".. worthy and
unique scientific sources or are of great
public interest as well as those, which are
historically interesting or just
representing the 90's website culture and
In 2003 the Library Kids Zone was finally
hosted on the El Paso Public Library's
website within the City of El Paso's
website. In 2009, the Library Kids
Zone website and all of the information was
In 2012, the website was removed from the
library's website. The library sadly
no longer has or wanted a Kid Zone....... or
ANY web pages specifically dedicated to
In 2012, I retired from the library system.
No longer was there anyone to advocate for
web sites for children. The library
also lost their webmaster...me.
In October 2013, I decided to revive
some of the pages from the Kids Zone and host them on
site. The pages with links to
outside web sites were reviewed and
updated. I owned the copyright
on all of the dinosaur images
because they were created by me on
my home computer on my own time.
A B O U T M E
|My name is Laurel Indalecio and
I live in El Paso, TX. I am the
former Children's Service
Coordinator and webmaster for the El
Paso Public Library System. A
position I held for 11 years.
I also worked as a children's
librarian in Hawaii and San Antonio,
TX. A full list of my
employers and college degrees can be
I have a background in graphic arts
and web design. I also run a
small business providing web sites
for businesses and individuals.
G O I N G
F O R W A R D
|I will continue to add and
update information. Each page
has the date of last updates so you
will know when it was last reviewed.
If a link is no longer working,
PLEASE let me know!