BCPL Summer Reading
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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Saturday, April 19, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Monday, April 21, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Monday, April 21, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Help your child build language and literacy skills through stories, songs and play.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, April 21, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Help your child build language and literacy skills through stories, songs, and play
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Lents Branch

Title
Date
Monday, April 21, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
When school is in session, volunteers will help students utilize library resources to help with homework questions.
Location
Second Floor Lobby
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, April 21, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Make scientific discoveries using leftover Easter eggs. Registration encouraged.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs, and music.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Walton Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Explore different painting techniques as you create a masterpiece. Registration encouraged.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Lents Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Help your child build language and literacy skills through stories, songs and play.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Help your child build language and literacy skills through stories, songs and play.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Ahoy, matey! Join us for some tales from the mighty sea, make your own Polly the Parrot, and play some scallywag tag!
Library
Chapin Memorial Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Put on your pajamas and explore Lanie's world with an indoor camp-out! Registration required.
Location
Meeting Room C
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Help your children build language and literacy skills through stories, songs and play.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, April 25, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Friday, April 25, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, April 25, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0-5 años con sus padres.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Friday, April 25, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, April 25, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, April 26, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Monday, April 28, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
When school is in session, volunteers will help students utilize library resources to help with homework questions.
Location
Second Floor Lobby
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, April 28, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Join us to pet and feed goats, ducks, alpacas, and more.
Library
Walton Branch

Title
Date
Monday, April 28, 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
Tuesday, April 29, 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. Registration encouraged.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, May 01, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Show off your acting skills and star in different scenes. Registration encouraged.
Location
Meeting Room C
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 03, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Happy Free Comic Book Day! Celebrate by picking up a free comic book at any BCPL location, while supplies last. Thank you to our local sponsor, Comic Book World.
Library
Boone County Public Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 03, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Read to one of our therapy dogs - - Squirt, Brodie, Bailey and others. Call the Main Library at 342-2665 to schedule your 15-minute time slot.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, May 04, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Fifth grade super heroes from Ockerman Elementary will zap you with the power of fun and games in this service learning project. Enjoy refreshments and book giveaways. Registration encouraged.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 06, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Homemade ice scream with a twist and a shake. Come in for a cool time. Registration required.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 07, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Fifth grade super heroes from Ockerman Elementary will zap you with the power of fun and games in this service learning project. Enjoy refreshments and book giveaways. Registration encouraged.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 12, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Put on your favorite pjs for bedtime games and sleepy stories, then head home to sweet dreams. Registration encouraged.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Make your own balloon rockets and hovercrafts. Registration encouraged.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Lents Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
The duel is on! Play Yu-gi-oh with other local players. Bring your own deck. No trading, English cards only. Registration encouraged.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 14, 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, May 15, 2014
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Create bouquets of tissue paper flowers for seniors at the Walton Senior Center. Registration encouraged.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Walton Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, May 17, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Read to one of our therapy dogs - - Squirt, Brodie, Bailey and others. Call the Scheben Branch at 342-2665 to schedule your 15-minute time slot.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

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What is Summer Reading?
Summer Reading: June 1-August 1
Read and log 300 minutes to earn one book of your choice. Read and log an additional 300 minutes, for a total of 600 minutes, to complete the program and to earn a Lego calculator and an entry into the grand prize drawing for a Color Nook HD Tablet & $50 Barnes & Noble gift card! Complete challenge logs after you finish the reading 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)


Lost your Summer Assignment?
Look no further - we got you covered! Click on your grade or the name of your school in the Cool Links box on the left to download a copy of suggested reading lists and other resources from Boone County Schools.
Book & Program Reviews
"Check it Out"
Title
Jigsaw Jones Case of the Rainy Day Mystery
Review
It was a very good book.  "Check it Out"
Genre
Mystery
Rating
Author/Presenter
James Preller
"Check it Out"
Title
Just Like Dora
Review
My son just finished kindergarten and he loves this book. He can read it all by himself and it has lots of repetitive phrases that are good for early readers.  "Check it Out"
Rating
Author/Presenter
Alison Inches
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Title
Grin and Bear It
Review
Pretty good book  "Check it Out"
Rating
Author/Presenter
Leo Landry
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Title
Henry and Mudge and the Wild Goose Chase
Rating
Author/Presenter
Cynthia Rylant
Title
Ten Wriggly Wiggly Caterpillars
Review
Good book  "Check it Out"
Genre
numbers
Rating
Author/Presenter
Debbie Tarbett