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Title
Date
Monday, October 20, 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, October 20, 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, October 21, 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, October 21, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Cub Scouts will have a tour with CS and talk about the library, history of the library, dewey, microfilm. They will meet in Meeting Room A after.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Edith Abbott Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 21, 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, October 22, 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, October 25, 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, October 27, 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, October 28, 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, October 28, 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, October 29, 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 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

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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
Review
Liked how she was scared of dinosaurs dressed as clowns  Grand Island Public Library Online Catalog
Title
Who Will Haunt my House on Halloween
Author
Jerry Pallotta
Review
Felt sorry for Maya, makes you want to be nicer to people in the beginning, not afterwards.  Grand Island Public Library Online Catalog
Title
Each Kindness
Author
Jacqueline Woodson
Review
About the nurse that AJ thinks she is a spy and not a nurse.  Grand Island Public Library Online Catalog
Title
Mrs. Cooney is Loony
Author
Dan Gutman
Genre
juvenile fiction
ISBN
9780060745233
Review
getting much better every chapter  Grand Island Public Library Online Catalog
Title
Room One
Author
Andrew Clements
Genre
Realistic Fiction
Review
I liked the different magical creatures in the Land of Erin  Grand Island Public Library Online Catalog
Title
The Secret of the Fairies
Author
Thea Stilton
Genre
Fantasy
ISBN
978-0-545-55624-8
Review
this book is awesome I am reading a firework it just is get better and better!!!!!!!!!!!!!

FIZZ!BOOM!READ! :) :)  Grand Island Public Library Online Catalog
Title
home phone,Persephone!
Author
Kate Mcmullan
Genre
MYTH