Registration for all book discussions is in the Children’s Room only. Registration begins Monday, June 22, 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.
For children entering Grade 2 in Fall 2015
Thursday, July 9 at 1:30 PM
Oliver the Mighty Pig, by Jean Van Leeuwen
Thursday, July 23 at 1:30 PM
Get Ready for Second Grade, Amber Brown, by Paula Danziger
For children entering Grade 3 in Fall 2015
Wednesday, July 22 at 1:30 PM
Balto and the Great Race, by Elizabeth Cody Kimmel
The Book Ends
For children entering Grades 4 & 5 in Fall 2015
Thursday, July 9 at 4:00 PM
Zita the Spacegirl, by Ben Hatke
This is a special 2-hour program. Discuss the book with children’s librarians and then join us for “Create Your Own Graphic Novel Workshop” with art teacher Liane Mallon.
Thursday, July 23 at 4:00 PM
The Lemonade War, by Jacqueline Davies
Bonding Bookworms Parent-Child Book Discussion
For children entering Grades 4 & 5 in Fall 2015 and a Parent or Special Adult
Thursday, July 16 at 6:00 PM
Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures, by Kate DiCamillo
This is a special 2-hour program. Discuss the book with children’s librarians and then join us for “Family Jeopardy Night” with Richard Knox.