Happenings 5/16/14

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Summer Reading Program Begins June 3
Register June 3 for the summer reading program. Fun activities and special events are being planned for all ages, birth to senior citizens. Youth, “Fizz Boom Read,” and teens, “Spark a Reaction,” will explore a wide range of science-related topics while the Adults will examine “Literary Elements.” Two very special events, a Magic Show and a Family Read-in-the-Park, will be offered in July. Other activities will occur throughout the program.

The program runs until Aug 2.

Sampler of Titles New to the Library
Children’s Fiction: “Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes” by Jonathan Auxier; “Frantastic Voyage” by Jim Benton; “Cartwheel: a Sequel to Double Eagle” by Sneed B. Collard; “The Battle for WondLa” by Tony Diterlizzi; and “Mallory goes Green” by Laurie B. Friedman.

Picture and Toddler Books: “Rosie Revere, Engineer” by Andrea Beaty; “The King’s Chessboard” by David Birch; “Duck & Goose, Goose Needs a Hug” by Tad Hills; “Bugs in My Hair!” by David Shannon; and “Math Fables: Lessons that Count” by Greg Tang.

Additional titles may be viewed at the New Arrivals tab.

Baby—Pre-school Story Time
Story Times for Babies & Toddlers, and Pre-school & Kindergarten-aged children will be held each Friday of May at 10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Babies and Toddlers meet with Nancy Bostrom in the upstairs meeting room. The older children meet with Lora Poser-Brown in the downstairs youth area.