Children's Program Schedule Summer 2014
BookWorm Newsletter Summer 2014 Edition
|"PAWS TO READ" BIG KIDS READING PROGRAM
(for 4 years to 8th grade)
Read for prizes! Register and record minutes online or at the library!
|"PAWS TO READ" TOTS READING PROGRAM (for birth to 3 years) Read for prizes! Register and record titles online or at the library!
|Family-Style Story Times
Join Ms. Pat & Ms. Mary for a 6-week session of story time programs
for kids (birth to - 6 years).
Stories, songs, crafts and crazy fun as we explore animals through reading!
JUST DROP-IN! NO REGISTRATION NEEDED!
|ANIMAL SCIENCE They’re B-a-a-c-k!
Up-Close and Hands-On!
KICK OFF SUMMER READING BY MEETING
AN ANIMAL FROM EACH OF THESE TYPES:
Bird, Reptile, Amphibian, Mammal & Invertebrate.
|PAWS TO READ WITH
LILY, THE THERAPY DOG For 1st grade and up. Parent/guardian must be present. Practice reading this summer with Lily and her trainer!
|Alice in Wonderland Hampstead Stage Company. A cast of 2 costumed actors present the story of a young girl on a journey of imagination. Audience members play parts in the story.
|BIRDS OF PREY Free Again Wildlife Rehabilitation Center
|TRACKING WILDLIFE Taught by a park ranger from Crab Orchard Wildlife Refuge. Learn about local wildlife and their tracks
& make wildlife track crafts!
|MASCOT MANIA Meet “Clifford”, SI Miners “Lucky” &
“Grounder”, Saluki Dogs, prizes, snacks & more!
Hear “Clifford” stories! Learn about
Salukis! Get photos taken with all!
|Elsenpeter Marionettes present
“Beauty & the Beast”
Traditional French Fairy Tale
European Style Hand-Carved Puppets
|Family Matinee Movies Check our library posters for movie line-up. Titles will be posted!
|PAWS TO READ! FAMILY VACATION NIGHT AT TURLEY PARK Free event. Sponsored by the Positive Youth Development Coalition.
|PROJECT NEXT GENERATION Open to all 5th - 8th grade students. LEARN, CREATE, HAVE FUN!
Summer Youth Volunteers Needed!
The library needs volunteers, ages 12 - 17, June 16 - July 25
Assist with the Children’s Summer Reading Program!
Applications found here and at Library Circulation Desk
**Deadline June 6**
**Be rewarded with a small gift & a pizza party**
LEARN A NEW LANGUAGE THIS SUMMER!
Learn 8 Different Languages On-line!
HOLA! HI! BONJOUR! CIAO! HALLO!
Hey kids! Fishing rods are available for check-out at the library. For more information, read the Fishing Rod Check-Out Guidelines.
Check out our collection of EVENT PHOTOS!
GREAT MAGAZINES FOR KIDS!
CHECK ’EM OUT!
Juvenile Collection Includes:
KIDS’ DISCOVER ~ YOUR BIG BACKYARD ~ SCHOLASTIC PARENTS
ANIMAL BABIES ~ ODYSSEY ~ AMERICAN GIRL ~ SPORTS ILLUSTRATED FOR KIDS
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC FOR KIDS
Free Family Passes to the
Science Center of Southern Illinois
(located in the University Mall)
Show your CPL library card at the
Library Circ desk for a pass to admit a family of 7.
AR BookFinder Website
AR BookFinder allows users to search for books in the Accelerated Reader (AR) program used by local schools. Books may be searched by title, author, reading level, interest level and point value.
IMPORTANT NOTE TO PARENTS!
*Attendance at children’s library programs & activities constitutes consent to be photographed for use in library publicity & publications.
*Library policy states that parents should remain in the building when their children (younger than ten years of age) are participating in library programs.