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Summer Book Discussions

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Registration for all book discussions is in the Children’s Room only.  Registration begins Monday, June 23, at 9:30 AM and is for both sessions. All book discussions are 60 minutes long, except as otherwise noted.

Bring a brown-bag lunch or dinner.  We'll provide a beverage and dessert.  Please notify librarians if your child has any food allergies.

Lunch Bunch

For children entering Grade 2 in Fall 2014

Thursday, July 10 at 1:30 PM
Benny the Big Shot Goes to Camp, by Bonnie Bader

Thursday, July 24 at 1:30 PM
Ben Franklin and His First Kite, by Stephen Krensky

Page Turners

For children entering Grade 3 in Fall 2014

Wednesday, July 9 at 1:30 PM
Dude, Where’s My Spaceship? by Dan Greenburg

Wednesday, July 23 at 1:30 PM
How to Be Cool in the Third Grade, by Betsy Duffey

The Book Ends

For children entering Grades 4 & 5 in Fall 2014

Thursday, July 10 at 5:00 PM
Nick and Tesla’s High Voltage Danger Lab, by “Science Bob” Pflugfelder
This is a special 2-hour program.
Discuss the book with the children’s librarians, then see the book come to life with science teacher Chris Buchman.

Thursday, July 24 at 5:00 PM
Henry Huggins,  by Beverly Cleary

Bonding Bookworms Parent-Child Book Discussion

For children entering Grades 4 & 5 in Fall 2014 and a Parent or Special Adult

Thursday, July 17 at 6:00 PM
Wonder, by R.J. Palacio

Last Updated on Monday, April 14 2014 3:24 PM  

Library Hours

Mon: 9:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tues: 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Weds: 9:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thurs: 1:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Fri: 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Sat: 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Sun: (Oct 20 - May 18)
  1:00 PM to 5:00 PM