Summer Reading Activities at the Library

June 5, 2018
By BCPL

Kid’s Book Club
Tuesday, June 5th at 2:00 p.m.

On Tuesday afternoon at 2:00 p.m., the Library will host the Kid’s Book Club. The club, which will meet weekly during the summer on Tuesdays at 2:00 p.m., is for children who are going into grades 1-3. Each week we’ll read a different book from one of our favorite series. Book series will include Geronimo Stilton, Magic Tree House, I Survived, and The Boxcar Children. Children are invited to come discuss the books, participate in trivia, and enjoy snacks. Registration is required.


Kid’s Science Clubs
Thursday, July 7th at 10:30 & 11:30 a.m.

Beginning on July 7, the Library will offer Summer Science Clubs for kids on Thursday mornings. Each week will feature a different science experiment including making sand, puffy slime, fake spills, elephant toothpaste, and a volcano. The 5/6 Science Club is for 5-6 year olds and will meet on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. The 7/8 Science Club is for 7-8 year olds and will meet on Thursdays at 11:30 a.m. Registration is required.

 

CD Art for Tweens
Thursday, June 7th at 4:00 p.m.

The Library will host a CD Art activity for tweens on Thursday afternoon at 4:00 p.m. Participants will use old CDs to create unique artistic creations including scratch art, puff paint designs, and mosaic patterns. For ages 9-13.

 

Musical Movie Night
Thursday, June 7th at 7:00 p.m.

As part of the Summer Reading Program, on select Thursdays in June and July the Library will host musical movie nights featuring popular musicals. On Thursday, June 7 at 7:00 p.m., the Library will show Newsies, a movie from 1992 based on the New York City newsboy strike of 1899. (Rated PG; 121 minutes)

 

Music Trivia
Friday, June 8th at 2:00 p.m.

On Friday afternoon at 2:00 p.m. the Library will host an all-ages music trivia contest. Participants will pick their team and compete to win by answering music trivia questions about mystery songs and artist from recent years.