BCPL Summer Reading
Welcome to Boone County Public Library's Summer Reading Program.
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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Saturday, August 02, 2014
Time
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Description
Spend Saturday shopping at the Library! Choose from hardback, paperback, CDs, movies, and more for children and teens--on sale at greatly reduced prices!
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Description
Fly into the library for trivia and games about this unlikely hero. Registration required.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Elizabeth Hickerson will have the family singing, dancing, and playing. Registration required.

Location
Meeting Room AB
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Experience the books you've been reading all summer! Make Fly Guy eyes, have your face painted like a tiger, and help the ABCs climb the coconut tree!
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 07, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Children and their grown-ups can beat the heat with great stories and a cool activity at a different park each week!
Location
Off-Site Remote Location
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 09, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Read to one of the library's therapy dogs - - Squirt, Bailey, and others. Call the Main Library to schedule your 15-minute time slot.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 11, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Let your imagination run wild and build some amazing creations. We provide the Legos and Duplos.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
A storytime with adjustments for sensory sensitivity and special needs. Registration encouraged.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Children and their grown-ups can beat the heat with great stories and a cool activity at a different park each week!
Location
Off-Site Remote Location
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Learn to program computers in a game-like environment. No experience needed. Registration required.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Come bowl with a watermelon, participate in a cotton ball toss, and see if you can find all the wacky things that have taken over the Walton Branch! Registration encouraged.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Walton Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Chrissa
Location
Meeting Room C
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 25, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Gotta catch 'em all! Play Pokémon with other players. Bring your own deck. No trading. English cards only. Registration encouraged.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Dive into the ocean! Enjoy shark crafts and snacks. Registration required.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Lents Branch

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What is Summer Reading?
Summer Reading: June 1-August 1
Complete 16 activities with your preschooler to earn one book of your choice. Complete 32 activities to earn an inflatable ocean creature and an entry into the grand prize drawing for a No-Pedal Balance Bike and Toddler Bike Helmet! Complete challenge logs after you finish the activity log to earn additional entries into the grand prize drawing! (Please note: All activities must be logged by August 1 to be eligible for prizes/All prizes may be picked up by September 1, while supplies last)


Book & Program Reviews
"Check it Out"
Title
Library Lion
Rating
Author/Presenter
Michelle Knudsen
"Check it Out"
Title
Tubby the Tuba
Review
He really enjoyed listening to the story of his Tubby.  "Check it Out"
Rating
Author/Presenter
Paul Tripp
Title
Storytime at the park 6/12/14
Rating
Author/Presenter
Librarian
"Check it Out"
Title
National Geographic Kids: Everything Big Cats
Rating
Author/Presenter
Elizabeth Carney
"Check it Out"
Title
My Little Pony: Adventures in Equestria
Rating
Author/Presenter
Playaway View