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BMPL SUMMER PROGRAMS 2019


BMPL Summer Programs 2019: Special Events
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SCHOOL'S OUT FOR SUMMER PARTY (all ages with caregivers)
Wednesday, June 26 at 3:30 - 5:00 pm -- Games! Crafts! Live DJ! Snacks! Children ages 3 and over will have their first chance to sign up for the summer reading incentive program! No registration required. This event will be outside in Law Park and Pavilion and is for all ages - RAIN OR SHINE.

(Don't worry if you can't make it, Sign-up for the summer reading incentive program is ongoing at the Library and online during the summer)

This even cannot be as success without some teen and adult volunteers helping out. If you can volunteer at this year's School's Out Party please contact Amy Kaplan at 941-7072 or abgkaplan@gmail.com.


SPECIAL STORYTIME EVENTS (2 1/2 - 6 yr olds with caregivers)
ASTRONAUTS IN TRAINING STORYTIME EVENT -- July 18 at 4 - 4:45 pm
HALLOWEEN IN JULY -- July 24 at 3:30 pm
ALIEN ADVENTURES STORYTIME EVENT -- August 13 at 2 - 2:24 pm

details about all storytime events


FANTASY WORLDS "FANDOM" NIGHT (4th - 8th graders)
Tuesday, July 16 at 6:00 - 7:30 pm -- Are you team Hogwarts or team Camp Half-Blood? This wil be an evening of fun for Harry Potter and/or Percy Jackson fans. We will play fandom games, do a craft, and have the ultimate trivia challenge with prizes for winners and snacks for all. Registration is required. Contact Amy Kaplan at abgkaplan@gmail.com.


"OUT OF THIS WORLD" GRAPHIC NOVELS & GAMES (2nd - 4th graders)
Wednesdays, July 10 and 24 at 5:15 - 6 pm --The participants will all read the same graphic novel in advance of the meeting date. See books for each date below. We will have a friendly trivia competition/discussion about the book for the first half of the meeting. Children will then relax with board games and "draw your own comic" worksheets for the second half of the meeting. Registration is required. You may require to one or both of the meeting dates.Contact Amy Kaplan at abgkaplan@gmail.com.

July 10 - Hilo: The Boy Who Crashed to Earth by Judd Winick
July 24 - Zita the Spacegirl by Ben Hatke


SURFING THE SOLAR SYSTEM FAMILY NIGHT (for families with Pre-K - 5th graders)
Tuesday, July 30 at 6:00 - 7:30 pm
This event has something for everyone from preschoolers to 5th graders! There will be different stations set up all over the children's area to engage children in games and activities that help them to learn about many of the planets in our solar system.


CANDY PLANET "COOKING" (4th - 8th graders)
Tuesday, August 13 at 6 - 7 pm -- Tweens and young teens will put together a few "no cook" candy creations...and then eat them, of course. Registration is required. Contact Amy Kaplan at abgkaplan@gmail.com.