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BMPL SUMMER PROGRAMS 2020


LIVE VIRTUAL PROGRAMS FOR ALL AGES

SUMMER PROGRAMS Preschoolers Grades K - 2 Grades 2 - 4 Grades 4 - 6
Grades 7 & 8 Grades 9 - 12 Chess Reading to Rover (Grades 1 - 5)
Participants must register to get the necessary links to join the meetings. Contact Amy Kaplan to register by email abgkaplan@gmail.com or by text at 914-487-3123.


  • PRESCHOOL PROGRAM:
    Wednesdays at 11:00 am: July 1, 15, 29 and August 12 - registration is required

    Each meeting will include live read alouds, sing along songs, and an interactive game for the preschoolers to enjoy.


  • GRADES K - 2:
    Tuesdays at 1:00 pm: June 30, July 14, 28 and August 11 - registration is required

    Each meeting will include one book read aloud and an interactive game for the kids play.


  • GRADES 2 - 4:
    Thursdays at 5:00 pm: July 9, 23, August 6 and 20 - registration is required

    July 9: virtual game event
    July 23: book meeting about - THE INVISIBLE INKLING by Jenkins
    August 6: virtual game event
    August 20: book meeting about - ANNA'S BLIZZARD by Hart


  • GRADES 4 - 6:
    Thursdays at 5:00 pm: July 2, 16, 30 and August 13

    July 2: virtual game event
    July 16: book meeting about - MASTERMINDS by Korman
    July 30: virtual game event
    August 13: book meeting about - HELLO, UNIVERSE by Kelly


  • GRADES 7 and 8:
    Wednesdays at 4:30 pm: July 8, 22, August 5 and 19 -- Registration is required.

    July 8 at 4:30 pm: casual book chat & select discussion book.
    July 22 at 4:30 pm: interactive games event!
    August 5 at 4:30 pm: book dicussion on book selected at July 8 meeting (need not attend July 8 meeting to attend this dicussion)
    August 19 at 4:30 pm: interactive games event!


  • GRADES 9 - 12:
    Tuesdays at 4:30 pm or 7:00 pm: July 9, 23, August 6 and 20 -- Registration is required.

    July 7 at 4:30 pm: casual book chat & select discussion book.
    July 21 at 7:00 pm: interactive games event!
    August 4 at 4:30 pm: book dicussion on book selected at July 9 meeting (need not attend July 8 meeting to attend this dicussion)
    August 18 at 7:00 pm: interactive games event!


  • CHESS:
    Wednesdays at 3:30 - 4:15 pm: July 8 - August 5 -- Registration is required.

    All participants will log in to chesskid.com and also go live on a google meet link to chat with each other while they play! You must register with Amy at the library to get an assigned username for chesskid.com to use for this chess program. Unfortunately, we not sure if chess lessons can be provided. At this time all participants must be familiar with how to play the game.


  • READING TO ROVER:
    Wednesdays at 4:00, 4:30, or 5:00 pm: ongoing through August 21 -- Registration is required.

    Our therapy dog is ready to listen online...(and, dog lovers: they look extremely cute on camera!) Read aloud to a trained therapy dog over a ZOOM meeting. Children can gain confidence reading aloud, or simply do their required reading practice with this adorable audience. Register Now