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"Dig Into Reading" Summer Reading Club 2013




HAZLETON - MAIN LIBRARY - SUMMER READING CLUB


June 17 Registration begins for the Summer Reading Club.

June 19 2:00 PM "Dinosaurs Rock"
An amazing interactive show, complete with a giant musem exhibit of dinosaur, fossil, and mineral specimens. Program will be held at the Alice C. Wiltsie Center for the Performing Arts in the Hazleton Elementary/Middle School. GRADES 1-8. Length: 45 minutes.
Reg. 6/17

June 25 10:00 AM "I Dig Gardening"
Beautiful stories will be springing up in this great gardening storytime. We'll plant flower seeds you can take home. Toddler Program.
Reg. 6/24

June 26 10:00 AM "I Dig Gardening"
Beautiful stories will be springing up in this great gardening storytime. We'll plant flower seeds you can take home. Preschool Program.
Reg. 6/24

June 27 10:00 AM, 11:30 AM, and 2:00 PM "Watercolor Painting"
Dig into art as we create a landscape painting. Grades 1-8.
Reg 6/24

July 2 10:00 AM and 6:00 PM "The Bus for Us"
Hear stories and explore the contents of our most recent "One Book Every Young Child" traveling trunk. Receive a free copy of our featured story. Make some great crafts. Toddlers, Preschoolers, and Parents/Caregivers.
Reg 7/1

July 3 10:00 AM, 10:45 AM, 2:00 PM, and 2:45 PM "Dig Into Gardens"
Learn about plants, decorate a container, and start your own flower from seed to take home. Grades 1-8.
Reg 7/1

July 9 10:00 AM "I Dig Big Machines"
You'll love these stories about digging, clawing, and roaring big machines. Make a machine with moving parts. Toddler Program.
Reg. 7/8

July 10 10:00 AM "I Dig Big Machines"
You'll love these stories about digging, clawing, and roaring big machines. Make a machine with moving parts. Preschool Program.
Reg. 7/8

July 11 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM "Pyramid Party"
Dig into ancient Egypt as we make a shabti bookmark and cartouche necklace. Grades 1-8.
Reg 7/8

July 16 10:00 AM "I Dig Dinosaurs"
Big stories about big adventures from long ago. Make a dinosaur craft. Toddler Program.
Reg. 7/15

July 17 10:00 AM "I Dig Dinosaurs"
Big stories about big adventures from long ago. Make a dinosaur craft. Preschool Program.
Reg. 7/15

July 18 10:00 AM "Pirate Day"
Pirates are known for burying their treasures. Join us today for pirate stories and activities. Grades 1-4.
Reg 7/15

July 18 2:00 PM "Dig Into Writing"
A writing workshop and chance to enter a national writing contest. Grades 5-8.
Reg 7/15

July 23 10:00 AM "I Dig Summer"
Enjoy the lazy, hazy, crazy stories of summer. Stuff your picnic basket with yummy food. Toddler Program.
Reg. 7/22

July 24 10:00 AM "I Dig Summer"
Enjoy the lazy, hazy, crazy stories of summer. Stuff your picnic basket with yummy food. Preschool Program.
Reg. 7/22

July 25 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM "Dig Into a Movie"
Caught up in a feud between neighbors, two garden gnomes face many obstacles on their path to lasting happiness. PROGRAM LENGTH 1 1/2 HOURS. Grades 5-8.
Reg 7/22

WANT TO ATTEND OUR FINAL PROGRAM? ASK ABOUT MAKING A CRYSTAL GARDEN. INSTRUCTION SHEETS AVAILABLE AT CHILDREN'S DEPARTMENT DESK. NOW IS THE TIME TO START YOUR GARDEN.

July 30 10:00 AM "I Dig Getting Dirty"
Stories about getting dirty and getting clean. Toddler Program.
Reg. 7/29

July 31 10:00 AM "I Dig Getting Dirty"
Stories about getting dirty and getting clean. Preschool Program.
Reg. 7/29

August 1 10:00 AM "Dig Into Animals"
We will meet at Nescopeck State Park. Please bring a long-sleeved shirt and wear old sneakers or boots. Grades 1-8.
Reg 7/29

August 1 2:00 PM "Dig Into Underground Science"
Watch and participate in some cool science experiments dealing with things from under the ground. Grades 5-8.
Reg 7/29

August 7 10:00 AM "Singer, Guitarist and Entertainer Bill Frye"
Toddlers, Preschoolers, and Parents/Caregivers.
Reg. 8/5

August 8 10:00 AM "Secrets from the Rocks"
Learn more about how paleontologists uncover secrets from long ago. Grades 1-8.
Reg. 8/5

August 8 2:00 PM "Salt Crystal Garden Tour"
Bring in your salt crystal garden today and see the ones your friends have made too. GRADES 1 - 8.
Reg 8/5

August 9 Last Day to Complete Reading Log Requirements and Reach Finisher Status.

August 15 10:00 AM - 12:00 NOON and 1:00 - 3:00 PM Finisher's Party
An Open House Celebration for all reading log finishers. Stop in, play games, and have an ice cream sundae. No registration necessary.



FREELAND BRANCH SUMMER READING CLUB


June 17 Registration begins for the Summer Reading Club.


Week of June 17 Come in to register and do a walk-in craft.


June 19 2:00 PM Summer Reading Club (grades 1-8 - Registration required). DINOSAURS ROCK. An amazing interactive show, complete with a giant musem exhibit of dinosaur, fossil, and mineral specimens. Program will be held at the Alice C. Wiltsie Center for the Performing Arts in the Hazleton Elementary/Middle School.


June 24 6:30 PM Read To Me (ages 4, 5, and K). JUST DIG IT. Jack and the Beanstalk sticker craft.


June 25 10:00 AM Summer Reading Club (grades 1 and 2). JUST DIG IT. Jack and the Beanstalk craft.


June 25 1:30 PM Summer Reading Club (grades 3, 4, and 5). DIG INTO ICING. Kyra Zabretsky, student, will teach cookie decorating.


June 26 1:30 PM Toddlers (ages 1, 2, and 3). JUST DIG IT. Carrot hat craft. Root vegetable themes.


June 27 1:30 PM Tweens and Teens (grade 6 and up). CRAYON ART. Create crayon art paintings.


June 28 12:30 PM ADVENTURE MOVIE.


Jul 2 PATRIOTIC WALK IN CRAFT.


July 5 12:30 PM ADVENTURE MOVIE.


July 8 6:30 PM Read To Me (ages 4, 5, and K). DIG INTO THE PAST. Pyramid craft.


July 9 10:00 AM Summer Reading Club (grades 1 and 2). DIG INTO THE PAST. Pyramid craft.


July 9 1:30 PM Summer Reading Club (grades 3, 4, and 5). GARDEN GNOME CRAFT. Silly games.


July 10 1:30 PM Toddlers (ages 1, 2, and 3). DIG INTO THE PAST. Dinosaur craft and activities.


July 11 1:30 PM Tweens and Teens (grade 6 and up). JAPANESE KUSUDAMA. Flower balls.


July 12 12:30 PM ADVENTURE MOVIE.


July 15 6:30 PM Read To Me (ages 4, 5, and K). BURROWERS CRAB CRAFT.


July 16 10:00 AM Summer Reading Club (grades 1 and 2). BURROWERS CRAB CRAFT.


July 16 1:30 PM Summer Reading Club (grades 3, 4, and 5). FIELD TRIP TO ECKLEY MINER'S VILLAGE. Meet there at 1:00. RAIN - meet at library.


July 17 1:30 PM Toddlers (ages 1, 2, and 3). BURROWERS AND ANTS. Ant picnic craft.


July 18 1:30 PM Tweens and Teens (grade 6 and up). DIG UP A MYSTERY. An interactive mystery play.


Jul 19 12:30 PM ADVENTURE MOVIE.


July 22 6:30 PM Read To Me (ages 4, 5, and K). DIGGING UP TROUBLE. Gnome craft.


July 23 10:00 AM Summer Reading Club (grades 1 and 2). DIGGING UP TROUBLE. Cork troell craft.


July 23 1:30 PM Summer Reading Club (grades 3, 4, and 5). POTATOES. Potato crafts and experiments and potato chip tasting.


July 24 1:30 PM Toddlers (ages 1, 2, and 3). DIGGING UP TROUBLE. Garden gnomes and gnome craft.


July 25 1:30 PM Tweens and Teens (grade 6 and up). BATHSCRUBS AND YOGA WITH KELLY.


July 26 12:30 PM ADVENTURE MOVIE.


July 29 6:30 PM Read To Me (ages 4, 5, and K). UNDER THE EARTH. Salamander craft.


July 30 10:00 AM Summer Reading Club (grades 1 and 2). UNDER THE EARTH. Salamander craft.


July 31 1:30 PM Summer Reading Club (grades 3, 4, and 5). GOLD DIGGING. Old Gold Digger Mr. Whiskers.


July 31 1:30 PM Toddlers (ages 1, 2, and 3). UNDER THE EARTH AND IN THE MUD. Pigs in the mud and mud craft.


August 1 1:30 PM Tweens and Teens (grade 6 and up). SELF ESTEEM. Positive message stones.


August 2 12:30 PM ADVENTURE MOVIE.


August 5 6:30 PM Read To Me (ages 4, 5 and K). 3D FLOWER CRAFT.


August 6 10:00 AM Summer Reading Club (grades 1 and 2). IN THE GARDEN. 3D flower craft.


August 6 1:30 PM Summer Reading Club (grades 3, 4, and 5). BULLDOZER CRAFT AND CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITIES.


August 7 1:30 PM Toddlers (ages 1, 2, and 3). IN THE GARDEN WITH SNAILS. Snail craft and PARTY!


August 8 1:30 PM Tweens and Teens (grade 6 and up). BURLAP FRAMES FOR MESSAGE BOARDS.


August 9 Last Day to Complete Reading Log Requirements and Reach Finisher Status.


August 9 12:30 PM ADVENTURE MOVIE.


August 15 INDIANA JONES CELEBRATION PROGRAM AT 1:30 PM AT THE FREELAND PARK PAVILION.




NUREMBERG READING CENTER SUMMER READING CLUB


June 17 Registration begins for the Summer Reading Club.


June 19 2:00 PM Summer Reading Club (grades 1-8 - Registration required). DINOSAURS ROCK. An amazing interactive show, complete with a giant musem exhibit of dinosaur, fossil, and mineral specimens. Program will be held at the Alice C. Wiltsie Center for the Performing Arts in the Hazleton Elementary/Middle School.


June 24 10:30 AM Summer Reading Club. Design a picture of the things you think live underground.


June 25 10:30 AM Read To Me. Share stories and make a mummy.


June 26 6:00 PM Teens. Scavenger hunt and a chip tasting.


Jul 1 10:30 AM Summer Reading Club. Make a confetti popper for the 4th of July.


July 2 10:30 AM Read To Me. Celebrate the Fourth of July with a patriotic craft.


July 3 10:30 AM Read To Me. Celebrate the Fourth of July with a patriotic craft.


Jul 8 10:30 AM Summer Reading Club. Plant some seeds and paint a picture with root vegetables. WEAR OLD CLOTHES.


July 9 10:30 AM Read To Me. Plant some seeds and draw a picture of your favorite flower.


July 10 6:00 PM Teens. Design your own t-shirt. PLEASE BRING A PLAIN WHITE T-SHIRT.


July 15 10:30 AM Summer Reading Club. Make your own fossils. If you have any fossils at home, you may bring them in to share.


July 16 10:30 AM Read To Me. Wear old clothes because we will be painting vegetables today.


July 24 6:00 PM Read To Me, Summer Reading Club, and Teens. I hope you like worms because we will be making a worm farm today.


July 29 10:30 AM Summer Reading Club. Make a toad stool house.


July 30 10:30 AM Read To Me. Today we will be making fossil rubs. If you have any fossils at home, you may bring them in to share.


August 5 10:30 AM Summer Reading Club. ARCHAEOLOGY DIG. See what you can dig up.


August 6 10:30 AM Read to Me. ARCHAEOLOGY DIG. See what you can dig up.


August 7 6:00 PM Teens. ARCHAEOLOGY DIG. See what you can dig up.


August 9 Last Day to Complete Reading Log Requirements and Reach Finisher Status.


August 12 2:00 PM Party for club finishers.






SOUTH SIDE BRANCH SUMMER READING CLUB

June 17 Registration begins for the Summer Reading Club.


June 19 2:00 PM Summer Reading Club (grades 1-8 - Registration required). DINOSAURS ROCK. An amazing interactive show, complete with a giant musem exhibit of dinosaur, fossil, and mineral specimens. Program will be held at the Alice C. Wiltsie Center for the Performing Arts in the Hazleton Elementary/Middle School.


June 18 11:00 AM Read-To-Me (ages 2, 3, 4, and 5). Ready, Set, Grow.


June 19 12:30 PM Summer Reading Club (ages 6 and up). Ready, Set, Grow.


June 25 11:00 AM Read-To-Me (ages 2, 3, 4, and 5). Plant a Seed.


June 26 12:30 PM Summer Reading Club (ages 6 and up). Plant a Seed.


July 2 11:00 AM Read To Me (ages 2, 3, 4 and 5). Greedy Ants.


July 3 12:30 PM Summer Reading Club (ages 6 and up). Under the Earth.


Jul 9 11:00 AM Read-To-Me (ages 2, 3, 4, and 5). Dig It Up.


July 10 12:30 PM Summer Reading Club (ages 6 and up). Garden of Gratitude.


July 16 11:00 AM Read-To-Me (ages 2, 3, 4, and 5). Bee-utiful Garden.


July 17 12:30 PM Summer Reading Club (ages 6 and up). Digging Up Ancient Egypt.


July 23 11:00 AM Read To Me (ages 2, 3, 4 and 5). Wiggly Worms.


July 24 12:30 PM Summer Reading Club (ages 6 and up). Let's Rock.


July 30 11:00 AM Read-To-Me (ages 2, 3, 4 and 5). Garden of Gratitude.


July 31 12:30 PM Summer Reading Club (ages 6 and up). Wiggly Worms.


August 6 11:00 AM Read-To-Me (ages 2, 3, 4 and 5). Rock Garden.


August 7 12:30 PM Summer Reading Club (ages 6 and up). Rock Garden.


August 9 Last Day to Complete Reading Log Requirements and Reach Finisher Status.


August 13 12:00 PM Garden Party for all club finishers.






VALLEY BRANCH SUMMER READING CLUB

June 17 Registration begins for the Summer Reading Club.


June 19 2:00 PM Summer Reading Club (grades 1-8 - Registration required). DINOSAURS ROCK. An amazing interactive show, complete with a giant musem exhibit of dinosaur, fossil, and mineral specimens. Program will be held at the Alice C. Wiltsie Center for the Performing Arts in the Hazleton Elementary/Middle School.


June 24 6:30 PM Sand and shell casting with JoAnn Saras. Ages 6 and up.


June 26 6:30 PM Tween Book Nook with Gabbi. Craft and book discussion. Ages 11 and up.


June 27 11:00 AM Munch Bunch with Miss Eileen. Ages 2 and 3.


July 1 6:30 PM Christmas in July bingo. Ages 4 - 6 .


July 3 6:30 PM Patriotic stories and crafts with Miss Eileen. Ages 4 - 6.


July 5 1:00 PM Drop in movie. Ages 4 and up.


July 8 6:30 PM Bingo. Ages 7 and up.


July 9 2:00 PM Field trip to Spud Hollow Horse & Riding Stable.Dust off your boots and listen as Miss Gina tells you everything you want to know about these beautiful animals. Ages 4 and up.


July 11 10:00 AM Field trip to Peace of Mind Yoga. Beginner yoga with Miss Kristen. Ages 6 and up.


July 10 6:30 PM Tween Book Nook. "Ancient Symbols, Modern Meanings" with Debra Dick. Ages 11 and up.


July 11 11:00 AM Munch Bunch with Miss Eileen. Ages 2 and 3.


July 15 7:00 PM Scary stories at the cemetery. Ages 4 and up.


July 17 1:00 PM Trooper Peters from the Pennsylvania State Police will be here with the Forensics Van demonstrating crime solving techniques. Ages 4 and up.


July 17 6:30 PM Beekeeper Monroe Cressley will be here to discuss the life of those honey makers. Ages 4 and up.


July 18 11:00 AM Munch Bunch with Miss Eileen. Ages 2 and 3.


July 19 1:00 PM Drop in movie. Ages 4 and up.


July 23 9:30 AM Tour of Gould's Supermarket. Ages 4 and up.


July 24 6:30 PM Tween Book Nook with Gabbi. Craft and book discussion. Ages 11 and up.


July 25 11:00 AM Munch Bunch with Miss Eileen. Ages 2 and 3.


July 26 1:00 PM Drop in movie. Ages 4 and up.


July 29 6:30 PM Master Gardener Jo Robbins will tell us how beans sprout. Ages 6 and up.


July 30 10:00 AM Nescopeck State Park field trip. Bring your lunch to eat at the park. Ages 4 and up.


July 31 10:00 AM Beginner yoga with Miss Kristen and Peace of Mind Yoga. Ages 6 and up.


August 1 11:00 AM Munch Bunch with Miss Eileen. Ages 2 and 3.


August 7 2:00 PM Singer, guitarist and entertainer Bill Frye. Ages 4 and up.


August 7 6:30 PM Tween Book Nook with Gabbi. Root beer float party. Ages 11 and up.


August 9 Last Day to Complete Reading Log Requirements and Reach Finisher Status.


August 14 10:00 AM Picnic in the Park for club finishers.


NOTES: REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ALL PROGRAMS. A PARENT/GUARDIAN MUST PROVIDE TRANSPORTATION FOR ALL FIELD TRIPS. ALL PROGRAMS ARE FOR SUMMER READING CLUB MEMBERS ONLY.




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