Tag: Children’s Fiction

Magic Tree House Book Club: Wed, October 16th @ 4 PM (Register Grades 1 & 2)

Join us for an adventurous book club for kids in 1st and 2nd grade! Each month we will discuss a book from the popular ‘Magic Tree House’ Series by Mary Pope Osborne. We’ll challenge each other with quiz- show-style games, discuss our favorite and least favorite parts, participate in activities and maybe a craft that connect to the time and place that Jack and Annie, the main characters, visit in… Read more

Magic Tree House Book Club: Wed, September 18th @ 4 PM (Register Grades 1 & 2)

magictree1Join us for an adventurous book club for kids in 1st and 2nd grade! Each month we will discuss a book from the popular ‘Magic Tree House’ Series by Mary Pope Osborne. We’ll challenge each other with quiz- show-style games, discuss our favorite and least favorite parts, participate in activities and maybe a craft that connect to the time and place that Jack and Annie, the main characters, visit in… Read more

Brown Bag Book Club: Thursday, June 20, 2019 @6:30pm-7:30pm (Grades 3 & 4)

The Brown Bag Book Club meets on Thursdays. Hope you’ll join in the fun reading at home, then coming to discuss the book with your friends! Registration is required and you’re welcome to bring a lunch in a bag. We always provide sweets and drinks. Why not give us a try? Register here now! Our book for this month is Zita the Space Girl by Ben Hatke. This is a… Read more

Magic Tree House Book Club: Wed, Feb 20th @ 4pm (Register Grades 1- 2)

MAgic Tree House Pirates Dec 2017 002 Now is your chance to join the Magic Tree House Book Club!!! You’ll get your very own passport to travel back in time through this popular series. We’ll explore history with Jack & Annie, discuss books & have fun activities & snacks to share. Sign up, read the book of the month, and meet with your friends to talk about your favorite parts, learn more about the places, science, and… Read more

Brown Bag Book Club (Grades 3 & 4) Monday, June 18 – 6:30-7:30PM

from-the-mixed-up-files-of-mrs-basil-e-frankweilerCome read with us! We love books and enjoy talking about the books we pick. Have snacks , conversation and fun. Register Now! Claudia Kinkaid feels unappreciated by her parents and bored with her orderly, straight-A existence. She is nearly twelve when she decides to run away from her home in suburban Connecticut. Being practical, she chooses a comfortable destination–New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art–and a thrifty traveling companion, her… Read more

Spooky Story Session (Register Grades K-2) – Wed Oct. 26th @ 5:00pm

Excited for the spooky Halloween holiday? Get into the spirit by guessing the ‘mystery substance’, dancing to spooky music, and listening to kid friendly spooky stories. Be prepared to bring your creativity so that you can go home with a make your own vampire bat! Optional- bring a Halloween themed joke. Grades K through 2nd grade. Click here to register.… Read more

Brown Bag Book Club-Grades 2-4 – Monday, Jan. 28- 4:30-5:30pm

This book club is for kids grade 2-4 and registration is required. We eat while we discuss our book so bring a light supper if you like or just enjoy our dessert and drinks. January’s book is Eve of the Emperor Penguin by Mary Pope Osborne. Jack and Annie are off to find the last secret to help Merlin find happiness and find themselves in Antarctica, the land of penguins,… Read more

Gwendolyn, the Graceful Pig~Tuesday, November 27, 4:30-5:30pm

‘Gwendolyn, the Graceful Pig’ by David Ira Rottenberg is being brought to life at Kimball Library.  This book will be read aloud by the author and it will be performed by Caroline Sharplin’s European School of Dance.   This will also involve a mini-movement lesson and a photo opportunity with the ballerinas.  The author is willing to autograph copies of his books and there will be books available to purchase.  Bring… Read more

Happy Campers Club, July 20 grades 4 & 5

Tuesday, July 20, 5:30-6:30 PM -If you’re not at camp or vacationing in the islands, come to our summer book group. Bring your dinner in a bag, we provide the drinks and dessert. It’s not as good as a vacation but almost!  The book is ‘Ida B.’… Read more