Category: Programs

Summer Reading – 1st Day

Yesterday’s Summer Reading group was SO much fun! The Chapter Readers began reading the book “Moo.” Be sure to ask you child about it. The Read-to-Me group hung out on the front steps and listened to books about building. As a group, we got together to build marble runs. All the kids were SO creative! …

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Summer Reading Calendar


Upcoming kids’ events at the library THIS WEEK… Tuesday: K-2 Crazy 8s (Members only); Wednesday: 3-5 Crazy 8s (Members only); Friday morning, Story Hour; Friday after school: Lego Library! Don’t miss the FUN!

Crazy 8s Math Club: Where Math Meets Mischief!

I’m continuing to work through the Crazy 8s Math program and wanted to pass on this info from the website: “Crazy 8s is designed for 12-16 kids per club (K-2/3-5): enough critical mass to build energy and make it fun, but still manageable by a grown-up. Clubs smaller than 12 won’t work because several activities …

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Story Hour Update

Due to scheduling and the CRAZINESS of Albion weekends, we’re considering moving Story Hour to Fridays beginning this fall. Typically, our audience is preschooler-aged and younger so, we thought this might be a great option with preschool normally not meeting on Friday… Plus the day-cares could possibly join us! Please let us know what you …

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Summer Reading Done… Pool Party Still to Come!

Our summer reading program is wrapped up… But, there is still the pool party for those that finished the program and received an invite! There are a couple personal invites still at the library, if you missed attending on Tuesday. Also, don’t forget about your “reading wish list” from Boone Central… We’ve already had FIVE …

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Summer Reading has BEGUN!

Summer Reading Kids (and moms and dads)! Here is a FUN idea that our friend, Sonya, had given me: Bring me a copy of one of your FAVORITE recipes and we’ll type them up and put together a Kids of the Library Cookbook. I already have a couple great recipes that I know my kids …

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NEST 529 Scholarship Drawing for Summer Reading Kids

Need another reason to sign up for Summer Reading? Any child that participates this year will have an opportunity to win a NEST 529 college scholarship of $529. Fifteen kids will be chosen throughout Nebraska (Five from each congressional district). AND, the library of each winning child will receive $250.  Here is the link for …

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Our Registration & Upcoming Summer Reading Schedule (some TBA)

It’s Summer Reading Registration Time!

You can register your child for On Your Mark… Get Set… READ! on the link below. Paper copies are also available at the library… See you in June!