Children’s Blog

25th Anniversary of R.O.A.R!!

Did you know it's R.O.A.R's 25th anniversary this Summer?? To celebrate we're hiding 25 silver tickets in books around the Children's Room throughout the Summer (Starting July 5th). If you find one, grab a Children's Librarian to claim your prize!!! Don't know about R.O.A.R.?? Stop by the Children's Room and we'll fill you in!

STEAM through the Summer

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Just because school’s out, it doesn’t mean we have to take a break from all the awesome science, technology, engineering, art, and math programs we do here at the library! In fact, we’ve got a ton of awesome STEAM-related programs planned for these scorching hot months!

 

Lego WeDo Drop-In

Wednesdays, July 12 and August 9, 3:00-5:00pm

Kids who have already attended a Lego WeDo Robotics Workshop during the 2016-2017 school year can use the equipment to create whatever their imaginations come up with! Ages 7 and up. Registration is required and is open now.

 

Creature Teachers

Wednesday, July 19, 3:30pm

Creature Teachers will bring live animals to the library! Kids will find out about the animals and their habitats, so they’ll get some fun exposure to biology, ecology, and zoology! Ages 4 and up. No need to register.

 

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Summer Reading Kick-Off!

Summer has finally arrived in Winchester!! We kicked off our Summer Reading Program with a fantastic magic show featuring The Magic of David Hall. The kids loved his awesome tricks and of course his adorable sidekick, Hocus the bunny!

Stop by the library and sign-up for Summer Reading today! Registration is rolling!

Summer Reading Kick-off!

Summer has finally arrived in Winchester!! We kicked off our Summer Reading Program with a fantastic magic show featuring The Magic of David Hall. The kids loved his awesome tricks and of course his adorable sidekick, Hocus the bunny!

Stop by the library and sign-up for Summer Reading today! Registration is rolling!

Summer Reading is Coming

Today’s the Summer Solstice, and we’re gearing up for Summer Reading 2017! It’s almost here!

 

This year’s Summer Reading program officially kicks off on Tuesday, June 27 with an amazing magic show with David Hall! Come see some incredible illusions, and then sign up for our reading program.

 

You’ll get a special bingo card where you can keep track of what you read. If you read enough to get a Bingo, your card becomes your ticket to our awesome Wrap-Up Party at the end of the summer. Plus we’ll have a different game for you to play each week when you stop in to the library and check out a book. If you win the games, you’ll get raffle tickets for some great prizes, including a backpack, gift certificates, and a brand new Kindle!

 

Plus, we’ll have tons of fun programs to do all summer long. Storytimes, science, crafts, amazing performers, and more! Check out our online calendar to find out details about everything that’s going on.

The New Reading Rocks Books Are Here!

You’ve been waiting all year, and they’re finally here! 2016-2017’s Reading Rocks concluded last night with an awesome Battle of the Books. And now the brand new Reading Rocks list has officially been released!

 

Here’s a sneak peek at some of the books we’ve got for you. You can check out the entire list on our website.

 

Come on in to check out some books and get started reading! (Limit 2 please, so everyone can have a chance at them!)