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Summer Reading Program 2018
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*Reminder: Wednesday, August 6th is the last day to record hours!*
 
June 26th– August 13th

Register (beginning May 1)  and start Reading with a FREE BOOK!     


LIBRARIES ROCK!


Summer Performers and Events!

             

June 18th 4:00 pm Drumming With Dummies with ventriloquist Kevin Driscoll

June 26th
 4:00 pm Science Tellers:  Mystery of the Golden Piano –Interactive Science Show 

June 29th 10:00 am New England Aquarium Event - Activity stations with live sea animal touch tanks.

July 9th 3:30 pm Moana and Me- Hawaiian Music and Dance with Kahana Hula 

July 18th 4:30 pm Jungle Jim 80's Rock Balloon Show with Jungle Jim

July 28th 2:30 pm Hands on Drumming Circle with Craig Norton

July 31st 10:00 am Rosalita's Puppets: Rumpletoadstool with Rosalita's Puppets

Aug 13th 4:00 pm Didgeridoo Down Under Show  with  DDU



Registered Workshops & Book Groups

 Registered & Space is Limited Workshops:

July 16th  3:30 pm Let's Makey Makey Some Music with a Banana Piano - Ages 6+ 

August 4th &  2:30 pm  Ukulele Workshop with Julie Stepanek - Ages 8+

August  7th 4:00 pm  Ooch Hip Hop Dance Workshop                                                                                                                 with Brett Outchcunis -         Grade 4+        

August 9th  4:00 pm  Sonic Pi Music Coding with Raspberry Pi - Ages 8+


Saturday Book Groups:


Family Book Club  K-2nd Grade Book Club:

June 30th, July 21st & August
 11th  
from 3:15- 4:15pm 



Bookventurers 3-5th Grade Book Club:
   
June 16th, July 14th & August 11th  from 3:15- 4:15pm 


Prizes!


Every child who logs 16 hours will receive a free book, a toy prize, 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 atFriendly's  and have their names entered to win a special Grand Prize through a random drawing.

and GRAND Prizes!

 General admission tickets to the Big E State Exposition Fair in Springfield.

 Passes to Tree-Top Adventures canopy walk and zip line in Canton

 One Day Family Pass to Rock Spot Rock Climbing Gym  in Dedham

Tickets to The Eric Carle Museum  in Amherst

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.