Summer Reading 2017

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Jun 062017
 

Build a better world this summer with Avalon Public Library!

Summer reading registration begins Saturday, June 17.

The program runs until Saturday, August 12.

We have a program for every member of the family:

Read-to-Me (up to age 6)

Independent Readers (1st-5th Grade)

Teens (6th-12th Grade)

Adults

Earn raffle tickets towards our prize baskets based on time read (RtM & Independent) or number of books read (teens & adults).

Top readers in each age demographic will also receive prizes.

All children who complete the program will receive a free kids’ meal at Applebee’s, a free kids’ meal at Chipotle, and an invitation to our family party in August.

Teens who complete the program will receive a free order of mozzarella sticks at Applebee’s, a Buy One, Get One coupon for Chipotle, and an invitation to our teen pizza party in August.

Adults who complete the program will receive a Buy One, Get One coupon for Chipotle and an invitation to our adult soiree in August.

Summer Reading Wrap-Up

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Aug 062016
 

Be sure to turn any remaining summer reading logs you may have by closing time on Saturday, August 13!  Partially completed logs are okay!

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Teens who have read at least 12 hours will be invited to a Teen Pizza Party on Tuesday, August 16.

Adults who have read at least 3 books will be invited to an Adult Soiree on Thursday, August 18.

Children who have read at least 10 hours (and their families) will be invited to a Family Wrap-up Party on Saturday, August 20

If your name is drawn for multiple raffle prizes, you must pick one to keep.  The other prize recipient will be re-drawn.

Summer Reading 2016: Teen Time

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Jun 172016
 

Looking for something to do this summer?  Come to Teen Time every Tuesday (6-21-8/9) at 2 PM!

Make a craft, play a game, and hang out with your peers.

6/21: Life-size Coloring

6/29: Live-action Pac-Man & Make-your-own Pac-Man Game

7/5: Mario Kart & Make-your-own Mushroom Pins

7/12: Trivia Contest

7/19: Live-action Clue

7/26: Jedi vs. Sith & Make-your-own Star Wars Bookmarks

8/2: Don’t Blink with Dr. Who (Craft TBA)

8/9: Tabletop Quidditch & Make-your-own House Robes

Grades 6-12

Conference Room (Downstairs)

Summer Reading 2016: Passport to the Olympics

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Jun 162016
 

Go for the gold this summer!

Every Monday at 2 PM (6-20-8/8) we’ll be visiting another country through games, folktales, and crafts!

Get a stamp for your “passport” each time you visit.

Itinerary:

6/20: Greece

6/27: Kenya

7/11: India

7/18: Japan

7/25: Australia

8/1: Mexico

8/8: Brazil

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Grades 1-4

Children’s Room (Upstairs)