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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 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.

Lunch Bunch

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

Page Turners

For children entering Grade 3 in Fall 2015

Wednesday, July 8 at 1:30 PM
The US Capital Commotion (a Flat Stanley World Wide Adventures book), by Dan Greenburg

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.
A “Create Your Own Graphic Novel Workshop” will immediately follow the book discussion.

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


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: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
  (Sept. 21, 2014 - Jun. 7, 2015)

The Garden City Public Library
will be closed on 
Sunday & Monday, May 24-25.

New hours begin June 1.