BCPL Summer Reading
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Upcoming Events
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

Title
Date
Thursday, August 28, 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 30, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Read to one of the library's therapy dogs - - Squirt, Bailey and others. Call the Scheben Branch to schedule your 15-minute time slot.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 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
Walton Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 02, 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, September 02, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 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
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 02, 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, September 03, 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, September 03, 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, September 03, 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
Wednesday, September 03, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Our first meeting will be a Back to School Meet-Up, with a duct tape notebook project for the kids & teens! Continue to meet with us every 1st Wednesday through May, for a variety of science topics.
Location
Meeting Room B/C
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 04, 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, September 04, 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, September 04, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 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
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 04, 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
Friday, September 05, 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, September 05, 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, September 05, 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, September 05, 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, September 06, 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, September 08, 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, September 08, 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, September 08, 2014
Time
10:30 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
Lents Branch

Title
Date
Monday, September 08, 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
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 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
Walton Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 09, 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, September 09, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 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
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 09, 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
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Learn your ninja name, take out the bad guys with origami throwing stars, and make a pocket ninja to take with you everywhere. Registration required.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 10, 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, September 10, 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, September 10, 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
Wednesday, September 10, 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
Wednesday, September 10, 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 A
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 10, 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 A
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, September 11, 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, September 11, 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, September 11, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 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
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 11, 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, September 11, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Let your imagination run wild and build some amazing creations. We provide the Legos and Duplos. Registration required.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Friday, September 12, 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, September 12, 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, September 12, 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, September 12, 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, September 13, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Read to a trained therapy dog. Call the Main Library to reserve your 15-minute time slot.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 13, 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, September 15, 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, September 15, 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, September 15, 2014
Time
10:30 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
Lents Branch

Title
Date
Monday, September 15, 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
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 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
Walton Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 16, 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, September 16, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 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
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 16, 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, September 17, 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, September 17, 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, September 17, 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
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Description
Join Kanani as she helps her cousin adjust to her new home in Hawaii and experience the aloha life for yourself!
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, September 18, 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, September 18, 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, September 18, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 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
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 18, 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
Friday, September 19, 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, September 19, 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, September 19, 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, September 19, 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, September 20, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Meet and touch live insects, play insect hide-and-seek and build a bug. Registration required.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, September 20, 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

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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 ONE solar powered grasshopper 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
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Review
It was awesome. I couldn't stop reading and finished it in a few days. I felt like I disappeared and was there in the story.   "Check it Out"
Rating
Author/Presenter
J.K. Rowling
"Check it Out"
Title
The Foot Book
Rating
Author/Presenter
Dr. Suess
"Check it Out"
Title
Hey Mr. Choo Choo. Where are you Going?
Review
Cute book. I love the rhyming words and the flow of the story. My 3 year old and 6 year old also enjoyed the book. Definitely a good book to sit and read before bed.   "Check it Out"
Rating
Author/Presenter
Susan Wickberg
"Check it Out"
Title
Percy Jackson (Series)
Review
Very fun to read and adventurous.  "Check it Out"
Genre
Fanastay
Rating
Author/Presenter
Rick Riordan
"Check it Out"
Title
Percy Jackson The Lightning Thief
Review
This book was awesome! It had Minotaurs, ghosts, Cerabus, Greek Gods, and a bunch of other stuff that I can't explain. This book was adventurous and fun.  "Check it Out"
Genre
Fantasy (fiction)
Rating
Author/Presenter
Rick Riordan