COMING UP THIS WEEK, May 25th through May 30THThe Library will be CLOSED Monday
Bloomin' Knitters, Tuesday, 6:00 PM
SIGNUP BEGINS FOR CHILDREN'S SUMMER PROGRAMS, Tuesday
COMING UP NEXT WEEK:A Whole New LookBeginning June 1st, when you stop by our website, you'll be greeted by a brand new appearance and lots of new features. Access to our online catalog and your Library account will remain the same, and you'll still be able to get Tumblebooks, and ebranch2go for your digital reading.
MORELAND THE MAGICIAN KICKS OFF SUMMER MAGIC
Our favorite magician, David Moreland, is returning for another fun kick off to our summer programs for kids. Dave will be here Saturday, May 30th, at 10:00 a.m., with magic, skits, and loads of fun for all ages. Come join us for an amazing start to our Summer Reading Club, the Great 8 program, and the Read-to-Me Club. All the fun starts in June, but we just could not wait that long for Moreland the Magician. Thanks to the Friends of the Library for sponsoring David's visit!
HEROES KNOW THE SECRET TO A SUMMER OF FUN!There will be heroes of all kinds this summer at the Library! Readers age six to age 15 can look forward to stories, games, crafts and prizes. Signup begins MAY 26th. Get the details: click HERE.
PRESCHOOLERS: No need to feel left out! Click the link for information on the READ-TO-ME CLUB.
LIBRARY DINERS' CLUB RETURNS!
It's been awhile, so we're sure you're as hungry as we are. The Diners' Club is visiting A Taste Of Italy, at 6007 Columbia Blvd., on May 26th. Dine on that day and the kind folks at A Taste of Italy will donate 20% of your check to the library. Good food for a good cause-- bon appetit!
FEDERAL DOCUMENT COLLECTION NOW AT BLOOMSBURG PUBLIC LIBRARY
We are happy to join in a partnership with Andruss Library of Bloomsburg University to make some government documents more accessible to the public. Part of the Andruss collection dealing with topics like citizenship, health, and travel will now be housed at Bloomsburg Public library in our Local History room. Come and browse the collection. The items may be borrowed!
BOOK BUDDY READING HELP
Our therapy dogs, Riley, Chloe and Bella will be here on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. to help children practice their reading aloud skills. Their next visit is on June 9th.
FAMILY LEGO NIGHT RETURNSBring your own or dive into the Library's collection of LEGO blocks on 11 June, 6:00 PM to 7:15. Kids, bring along an adult--they'll have fun too!
TUMBLEBOOKS--NEW TITLES ADDED!
Tumblebooks for younger children features online stories. The perfect spot on a rainy day! All you need is the Flash plug-in on your computer (available for free at www.macromedia.com)Find out what's new in every category: choose your category, then click on the dropdown menu under "Sort by..." and choose "Newest." Just click TUMBLEBOOKS for preschool to grade 1 material. Happy tumbling!
EReader, iPad and mobile device users, click on the drop-down menu "CHOOSE" on the upper right and pick Mobile for tumbling fun wherever you go. You can also find children's books on BOOKFLIX, part of the POWER Library group of databases.
A CHALLENGE FOR YOUNG READERSIt's called The Van Tassel Castle Quest and if you are an independent reader age twelve or under, with your own Library card, you can join. Ask any Librarian for all the details. Sign up now and see what it's all about. Get more information HERE. Read what Questors have to say about the books they've read HERE.
The Bloomsburg Public Library is an agency of the United Way of Columbia County