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Kids Summer Online Reading Program
List all your great summer reads here. Have fun!

   Little Fizzlers Reading Club- Ages 1-5       Protons Reading Club- Ages 5-10       Reactionary Readers- Ages 11-18   
Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Wednesday, May 04, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us as we as we enter the world of literacy by exploring stories, counting rhymes, songs, activities and playtime and a fun craft!
Location
First Presbyterian Church of Highland
Library
Highland Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Will be held the first Thursday of the month at 6:30....Bring your teddy bear and come in your favorite jammies for stories and a craft.
Location
Junior Room
Library
Highland Public Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Babies and books, songs, rhymes, bounces, and playtime. Please join us as we explore some of the first steps in early literacy awareness, for ages 3-24 months. Will be held at the First Presbyterian Church.
Location
First Presbyterian Church of Highland
Library
Highland Public Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 07, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us at the rail trail to walk with your local librarian for Healthy Ulster County Week.
Location
Off-Site
Library
Highland Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 09, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Introducing… PrE-sChOoL CrAfT tImE… Come to the library the 2nd Monday of the month at 11:00 am and make a craft with your 3-5 year old….. Registration is required…*** Please note, if a holiday falls on the 2nd Monday of the month, it will be held on the 3rd Monday of that month.***.
Location
Upstairs Reading Room
Library
Highland Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us as we as we enter the world of literacy by exploring stories, counting rhymes, songs, activities and playtime and a fun craft!
Location
First Presbyterian Church of Highland
Library
Highland Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Join Grant Abrams for an introduction to some simple straightforward techniques for relaxation, and stress relief to bring full awareness into the tasks of daily life.

Grant Abrams is a physical therapist who has taught yoga, tai chi, mindfulness and stress relief in New York City and the Hudson Valley for over 30 years. He is the author of Caregiver Revolution: 5 Simple Steps to Enlightened Caregiving, and editor of the website: www.thecaregiverwebsite.com
Location
Upstairs Reading Room
Library
Highland Public Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Babies and books, songs, rhymes, bounces, and playtime. Please join us as we explore some of the first steps in early literacy awareness, for ages 3-24 months. Will be held at the First Presbyterian Church.
Location
First Presbyterian Church of Highland
Library
Highland Public Library

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CONGRATULATIONS to all who have completed the 40 day Summer Reading Program! Even though the program is ended, you can still pick up your prizes for 10, 20, 30 or 40 days until Saturday August 30th. When you registered, you were prompted to select a grand prize (bug catcher/butterfly garden, Science kit, Furby, or minecraft prize) that you could have won IF you were randomly chosen as one of the grand prize winners. Anyone who completed the 40 days of reading by 12 noon on Friday, August 15th became eligible and was entered into our grand prize drawing for each age group. There were 3 grand prize winners.
See our Schedule of Fun Summer Events at the Library!
Reviews
Author
Lisa McCourt
Title
Good Night, Princess Pruney Toes
Review
I liked the book because it is so special because I like when Mommy reads it to me. I like listening about the girl pretend to be a princess.  Check Library Catalog
Author
judith moffatt
Title
The Pumpkin Man
Review
Two kids built a pumpkin man. It was cool because they made the pumpkin man out of leaves. I think other kids would like this book.  Check Library Catalog
Author
Richard H. Schneider
Title
The Christmas Pea Coat
Review
It is about a boy named Henry and a bully named Buck O'Grady. Henry invited him to his home for Christmas Eve & they became friends.  Check Library Catalog
Author
arnold lobel
Title
mouse soup
Review
This book was good because there are a lot of stories in it. The mouse escaped from the weasel. I liked it a lot.  Check Library Catalog
Author
helen murray
Title
the lego movie awesome adventures
Review
It was a cool book. Emmet was a great builder. I liked when they changed regular things into flying machines.  Check Library Catalog