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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Saturday, November 01, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Kids of all ages can come and listen to a story, do crafts, and other fun activities. Kids will get to read with Eddie the Comfort Dog.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Monday, November 03, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Monday Lapsit is for children ages 1-2 years of age and their parent/caregiver. This is an interactive play time for preschool children that learn primarily through their senses. This incorporates play, books, fingerplays, crafts, and more. We model and recommend Every Child Ready to Read an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Baby Lapsit is a children's program for ages birth-2 years of age. Babies and parents/caregivers will read books, do fingerplays, listen to music, sing,and more! We model and encourage the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
This program takes place from 7-8 PM in Bookingham Palace. It is for preschoolers and their families. Families will play with educational toys, listen to stories, do crafts, and other hands-on preliteracy fun! The library models and recommends Every Child Ready to Read an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Storytime is for ages 3-5 years of age and their parent/caregiver and takes place in Bookingham Palace. Children will read stories, do crafts, listen to music, play, and more. The library models and recommends Every Child Ready to Read, an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 08, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Parents and caregivers can learn about the importance of reading to their children.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 08, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Kids of all ages can come listen to stories and do some fun crafts. We model and recommend the Every Child Ready to Read initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Monday, November 10, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Monday Lapsit is for children ages 1-2 years of age and their parent/caregiver. This is an interactive play time for preschool children that learn primarily through their senses. This incorporates play, books, fingerplays, crafts, and more. We model and recommend Every Child Ready to Read an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Storytime is for ages 3-5 years of age and their parent/caregiver and takes place in Bookingham Palace. Children will read stories, do crafts, listen to music, play, and more. The library models and recommends Every Child Ready to Read, an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 15, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Join us for bilingual fun on the third Saturdays of the month May-August at 11:00 AM. You will hear stories, sing song, crafts, snacks, and more! This program is in conjunction with the Multicultural Coalition. This program is for preschoolers and their families.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Monday, November 17, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Monday Lapsit is for children ages 1-2 years of age and their parent/caregiver. This is an interactive play time for preschool children that learn primarily through their senses. This incorporates play, books, fingerplays, crafts, and more. We model and recommend Every Child Ready to Read an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Monday, November 17, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Homeschoolers middle school children will meet to discuss a different book each month with Rachael Caskey and Celine Swan. Other activities/snacks will be included.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Baby Lapsit is a children's program for ages birth-2 years of age. Babies and parents/caregivers will read books, do fingerplays, listen to music, sing,and more! We model and encourage the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Orientation to library, signup for cards, stations, and family activity in meeting room abc, and children's area and bookingham palace.
Location
Meeting Room ABC
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
This program takes place from 7-8 PM in Bookingham Palace. It is for preschoolers and their families. Families will play with educational toys, listen to stories, do crafts, and other hands-on preliteracy fun! The library models and recommends Every Child Ready to Read an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Storytime is for ages 3-5 years of age and their parent/caregiver and takes place in Bookingham Palace. Children will read stories, do crafts, listen to music, play, and more. The library models and recommends Every Child Ready to Read, an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Homeschoolers preschool-1st meet in Bookingham Palace, and older elementary meet with Chery B in nonfiction area.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Children of all ages will listen to stories, sing songs, and do crafts!
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Monday, November 24, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Monday Lapsit is for children ages 1-2 years of age and their parent/caregiver. This is an interactive play time for preschool children that learn primarily through their senses. This incorporates play, books, fingerplays, crafts, and more. We model and recommend Every Child Ready to Read an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Baby Lapsit is a children's program for ages birth-2 years of age. Babies and parents/caregivers will read books, do fingerplays, listen to music, sing,and more! We model and encourage the Every Child Ready to Read Initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
This program takes place from 7-8 PM in Bookingham Palace. It is for preschoolers and their families. Families will play with educational toys, listen to stories, do crafts, and other hands-on preliteracy fun! The library models and recommends Every Child Ready to Read an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Storytime is for ages 3-5 years of age and their parent/caregiver and takes place in Bookingham Palace. Children will read stories, do crafts, listen to music, play, and more. The library models and recommends Every Child Ready to Read, an initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Kids of all ages can come listen to stories and do some fun crafts. We model and recommend the Every Child Ready to Read initiative of the American Library Association.
Location
Bookingham Palace
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

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Thank you for making our Fizz! Boom! Read! 2014 Summer Reading Program a success!

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The traditional school year winner is Engleman Elementary!
The year-round school year winner is Starr Elementary!

The movie "How to Train Your Dragon" will be showing at the Historic Grand Theatre on Saturday, August 9th at 1:00 PM for those of you who read 500 minutes and received a movie ticket from the children's desk.

Our last weekly trivia winner is Ethan T. from Gates Elementary!

Winners of the grand prize will be announced soon...

Reviews
Title
the wide window
Author
lemony snicket
Genre
realalistic fiction
Review
Liked when Pete was painting in his shoes  Grand Island Public Library Online Catalog
Title
Pete the Cat Rocking in My School Shoes
Author
Eric Litwin
Review
Learned a lot about tornados,twisters and what to do  Grand Island Public Library Online Catalog
Title
The magic school bus twister trouble
Author
Ann Schreiber
Title
Learning about ourselves.
Author
Melissa Dinger and JA Staff
Genre
fiction
ISBN
03020310987654321
Review
I thought this book was funny  Grand Island Public Library Online Catalog
Title
The Fat Cat Sat on the Mat
Author
Nurit Karlan
Genre
childrens I can read books