Reading Patch Club
For Kids in grades K-12
Through April 30, 2019
This year’s theme is Reading Takes You EVERYWHERE. Kids read 5 stories and review each one, and earn real patches. Pick up forms at the Library and instructions for the online version from the Library. WARNING: you will have tell us about one of the stories when you turn in your log. Kids can read 5 to 100+ stories to earn up to 5 points with every 5 books you read. Points are counted towards grand prizes at the end of the program in May 2019.
The Children’s Room has materials in multiple formats and in different collections to meet the special needs of your child.
- Easy-Board Book collection is for children 0 to 2, are thick, strong pages, with bright colors and few words.
- Easy Books collection is for children 1 to 6+ years old, are usually oversized with simple stories.
- Chapter Books collection for the beginner readers in 4 levels, for kids in Kindergarten to 2nd grade.
- Holidays Collection covers holidays from Christmas to Valentine’s Day.
- Parenting Collection has books the parent can read to the child that cover the tough topics from potty training, a new baby, moving, manners, feelings, dyslexia and much more. This collection includes the Just for the Military Child books.
- Juvenile Fiction and Non-fiction books for kids in grades 1 to 7 and a little older.
NEW Toddler Time
Every Thursday | 10 am
For toddlers, ages 2 and under.
We read some stories, sing some songs, play with toys and have a load of fun crawling around on the rug, without your little ones knowing they are learning about the world around them.
Tuesdays | 10 am to 11 am For children, ages 2 to 6; includes crafts, projects and stories for everyone.
March 26: Kites & Spring
April 2: People who Service: Policemen, Emergency Medical, Rescue workers, Firefighters
April 9: Libraries, Books and Reading
April 16: Egg Hunt: Dress up in your spring clothes and bring your basket to collect your eggs.
April 23: Rain and Slimy Animals
April 30: BIG and little
24/7 Kids can call 731-4640 and listen to a short story. A new story starts every Thursday morning.
March 28: The Emperor’s New Clothes
April 4: From Stevenson’s Garden
April 11: The Bear and the Travelers
April 18: The Princess and the Pea
April 25: Housekeeper for a Day