Thursday, April 28, 2016

READY, SET, READ!  2016 SUMMER READING CLUB BOOKMARK CONTEST


Celebrate the world of sports, fitness, health, wellness, and healthy lifestyle by creating a bookmark related to our theme.  It might feature a favorite sports book, a Chess champion, an Olympic event, a Mine craft scene, a yoga move, a baseball legend...your choice.  Winning entries in two categories (K-2, Grade 3-6) will be copied and distributed to all the children who sign up for the reading club this year. 


Entry forms available in the Children's Room beginning Monday, May 2.  All completed bookmarks must be submitted by Friday, May 27.

For those children who would like to design their bookmark here in the library, we will also provide an opportunity on Wednesday, May 11 @3:30 - 4:30 pm.  Registration begins on Tuesday, May 3.  Entry forms, instructions, and all materials will be provided.  Have fun and good luck!


Wednesday, April 13, 2016

INTO THE WOODS

                                                                    

Venture into the woods and you might meet Little Red Riding Hood, Cinderella, Rapunzel, or even the Giant from Jack and the Beanstalk!  Join us for an afternoon of activities inspired by some of our favorite storybook characters. We'll have contests, puzzles, games, and prizes!  Teen volunteers will help the little ones as they travel through the storybook woods in search of adventure.  Wear a fairy tale costume if you like!  Fun for the whole family!  

Registration begins Monday, April 18

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Join us for TAKE YOUR CHILD TO THE LIBRARY DAY on Saturday, February 6 @ 1:00-3:00pm, as we celebrate all our eager readers.  You can find out about our library services and sign up for a library card.  Enjoy the craft table, photo booth, temporary tattoos, face painting, giveaways, and raffle prizes.  At 2 pm Storytime Stage presents "TELLING TALES" featuring Nora Maher, from  Children's Television Workshop, who will share her storytelling magic.  Tickets for this family show are available beginning Sunday, January 17. 

Winter Reading Club Draws to a close soon!  It is never to late to join us! Turn in your reading chart by Friday, February 5th to pick up your goody bag and reading certificate.