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FIZZ BOOM READ @ YOUR LIBRARY: SUMMER 2014 YOUTH PROGRAMS @ THE POTTSVILLE FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY 

We are now taking registrations for all of our summer programs. 

Call 570-622-8880 or email us at potchild@pottsvillelibrary.org to sign up.

Reading Club for Preschool-12th Grade; June 9th-July 31st

Our Summer Reading Club Kick-Off Party (recommended for children ages 5-12) is Thursday June 12th @ 6:00pm. Younger siblings are welcome. Please call to register. To register for the reading club: preschoolers and school age kids can sign up and pick up a log during library hours from June 9th to July 5th. Kids need a library card (or a caregiver can have one if they are younger). Registration forms and reading logs will be available by the Children’s Librarian’s desk.

Read to Me (Ages 2-5)
Complete a reading log and your child gets to choose a book to keep or a prize from the treasure chest.

K-12th Grade
Read books and get prizes! Complete a reading log and register for a grand prize. Children entering kindergarten may participate.


Early Childhood Programs      

These programs provide a good opportunity for young children to be exposed to PA Early Learning Standards and are a good opportunity for parents and grandparents to interact.                                                            

Laptime

Recommended for: ages 17 months-3 years; Wednesdays @ 10:30am 6/11-7/30

We have free play, read, sing, and do a simple craft. This is a fun, positive way to introduce young children to a group environment. Siblings are welcome. Please register.

Storytime  

Recommended for: ages 3-5; Mondays @ 10:30am 6/9-7/28

Preschool-age kids are in for some fun with stories, songs, a craft, and a movie. Siblings are welcome. Please register.  

Call 570-622-8880 or email potchild@pottsvillelibrary.org to register. Please include child’s name, age, and your phone #. 


School Age Programs 

American Girl Doll Club

Ages 5-12; Thursdays @ 4:00-5:30pm. Ongoing to 7/31.

Come and play with historical dolls from the American Girl Doll Collection. We'll do different activities, games, and crafts as well. Participants will have the opportunity to check a doll out and take it home for a week. Please register.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Lego Club

Ages 5-12; Mondays @ 4:00-5:30pm. Ongoing to 7/28.

Come build with Legos! Please note that children under seven must have an adult caregiver with them. We will gladly accept any Lego donations.  Please register.  

Family Night 

Ages 5-12; Thursdays @ 6:00pm 6/12-7/31 

Join us for special programs and guests. Children who participate will also have the opportunity to take home prizes. Younger siblings are welcome. Please register.

Call 570-622-8880 or email potchild@pottsvillelibrary.org to register. Please include child’s name, age, and your phone #. 


Young Adult Programs 

Teen Advisory Board 

Ages 13-17; 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month @ 6:00pm. Ongoing. 

Join us and have a say in what books, CDs, movies we provide at the library as well as special teen programs. Snacks will be provided. Registration is limited, please call before attendingFacebook: pottsvilletab

Teen Writers Group

Ages 13-17; 2nd & 4th Tuesday @ 6:00pm. Ongoing. 

We meet twice a month to share stories members have written based on a theme. Fan fiction/any genre is allowed and special activities will be planned too. Please register

Call 570-622-8880 or email potchild@pottsvillelibrary.org to register. Please include child’s name, age, and your phone #.  


Last updated April 11, 2014 

 

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