Every child who registers for summer reading gets a free book
and a coupon from one of our sponsors.
Lego Challenge--for every other two hours read, each child gets to add a Lego
to their school's Lego building.
Every child who logs 16 hours will receive a free book, a free McDonald's ice
cream cone, a general admission ticket to a Paw Sox game and
will be eligible to win grand prizes.
Children who read more than 16 hours for the summer will receive
a free kids meal at Chipotle’s and have
their names entered to win one of our exciting Grand Prizes.
and GRAND Prizes!
2 general admission tickets to the Big E State Exposition Fair in
A free bike for 1 girl and 1 boy in each grade for 1st,
2nd and 3rd grades from the Knights of Pythias
free Kindle eReader from Dedham Savings Bank for
a child in 4th or 5th grade.
2 passes to Tree-Top Adventures canopy
walk and zip line in Canton
1 day pass for a family of four to Rock Spot Climbing in Dedham or South Boston
and Bruins Prizes!
Children who read for the most hours will be entered in the
drawing for Bruins prizes.
Approx. 27 children across the state will win Bruins prizes such
as autographed pucks,jerseys signed by the team and a ride on the Zamboni
during the intermission of a Boston Bruins Home Game.
Build a Better Habitat for Humanity
During the summer children and families are encouraged to make donations for Habitat for Humanity of Greater Boston. Habitat for Humanity is a nonprofit organization devoted to building simple, affordable housing for those in need and has addressed housing needs all over the world. Habitat for Humanity uses volunteer labor to build green, sustainable, energy efficient homes. The following items may be donated in a specially marked box in the Children’s Room:
Cloth nail aprons
2-3" paint brushes
For Children Ages 4 and up
June 26th 4:30 pm Imagine a Better World with Magician Maitias Letelier
July 24th 4:30 pm Builders of Tomorrow with Timothy Van Egmond –Stories and Songs
July 31st 4:30 pm Build a Better World Magic Show with Debbie O’Carroll
Aug 7th 4:30 pm Touch a Truck, construction vehicles in Memorial Park
Aug 14th 4:30 pm End of Summer Party with Mr. DJ
Events for Preschoolers
Math 4 ME July 10-Aug 14 11:15
Preschool Crafts July 21 & Aug 11 10:30
June 27, 4:30 pm Simple Machines with author David Hyde Costello
July 11, 4:30 pm Engineering Enigma with the Science Bug
July 22, 2:30 pm Build Better Rube Goldberg Machine with Jay Mankita
July 29 & Aug 6, 2:30 pm Fairytale Engineer with Let’s Build
Aug 1, 4:00 pm Skype with a NASA Engineer
Aug 5, 2:30 pm Build a Better Minecraft World with Einstein’s Workshop