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Summer Quest for Children

Summer Quest ended August 24, 2019. It will return June 2020 with “Imagine Your Story.” The 2020 Summer Quest will feature Fairy Tales, Mythology and Fantasy. Young children ages 0-2 have a calendar of activities to be completed, available at the Children’s desk. (Paper and online sign up.) Register online […]

Summer Quest for Tweens & Teens

Summer Quest will return June 2020. Teens ages 12-17 are invited to participate in their own summer reading challenge. In 2020, the theme is “Image Your Story” featuring Fairy Tales, Mythology and Fantasy. Read great books and try out our mini-challenges. Register online (returning 2020) or in person at the […]

Chewsy Readers

This program will return in summer 2020. Chewsy Readers ages 7 and 8, and 9 and 10 will meet for BYO brown bag lunches and book-sharing this summer. Presented by Jackie Sisco. For children ages 7 and 8 (having completed 1st or 2nd grade). For children ages 9 and 10 […]

Librarian Recommended Teen Reads

These books listed A-Z are recommended for tweens and teens ages 13-17. Find them in our Young Adult fiction collection unless otherwise specified. American Panda – Gloria Chao Archenemies – Marissa Mayer The Astonishing Color of Ever After – Emily X. R. Pan Blood, Water, Paint – Joy Mccullough Boots […]

Job Search Websites

On these job search sites, you can search for job listings by location, industry, salary, skill set, and much more; post your resume online; and read about the latest job search tips and trends. You will more than likely need an e-mail address to apply for jobs, or know your […]

Furry Tales

This program will return in summer 2020. This program is for struggling readers who will be paired with licensed therapy dogs and their handlers. For children in Kindergarten and up. Please note that pre-registration is necessary for these sessions. Parents of homeschoolers and interested parents, if you have questions, please contact […]

Book Buddies

Program will return in summer 2020. Do you have a child aged 3 to 6 who would enjoy having stories read to them at the library by middle and high school school students? Book Buddies is a program that pairs motivated student volunteers, who are good readers and who have […]


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Tweens & Teens

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