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Wednesday, July 06, 2016
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7:00 PM
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Grades 6-12

Get a gorgeous temporary henna tattoo from mehndi artist Meena Lall. Make your own sporty dyed headband as well. Registration is required and begins June 22. Space is limited to 20 participants.

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Thursday, July 07, 2016
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7:00 PM
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For adults and teens.
Spoiler Alert: this trivia contains spoilers for the entire series.
Please also note that this program may exceed the time listed.

It's time to prove yourself as a true fan of the Abbey, and also win some fun prizes! Come "Exercise Your Mind" with a rousing game of trivia. We will explore the world of Downton, all whilst taking tea and refreshments. You may register in groups or individually, but groups may not be larger than 6. If you are registering individually, you will be placed in a group upon your arrival. Hats and costumes are encouraged, but optional. Also, event attendees will be eligible for our Summer Reading Raffle Prizes. REGISTRATION begins June 23.

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Wednesday, July 13, 2016
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7:00 PM
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RIT's quidditch team "The Dark Marks" is coming to teach the exciting sport that's sweeping the nation. Raise your brooms for Quidditch's 10th anniversary! Wear sneakers. Registration is required and begins June 29. Space is limited to 20 participants.
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Wednesday, July 20, 2016
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10:00 AM
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Grades 6-12

Just Games is the coolest new game store in Penfield! Owner Matthew Vercant is bringing some fun party games to play, including Above and Below, a village building board game with a "Choose your own adventure" style story and Codenames, in which teams reveal the identities of secret agents while avoiding assassins. No prior experience with the games is expected. Registration is required and begins July 6. Space is limited to 20 participants.

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Thursday, July 21, 2016
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12:00 PM
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For grades 6-12.

Are you a teen who loves to write? Are you looking for places to submit your work for possible publication? Join author and librarian Deena Lipomi (www.deenalipomi.com) as she talks about her writing journey; self-publishing her novels; and contests, magazines, and book publishers who want to read your work! Pizza and drinks will be served. Registration is required and begins July 7. Limited to 20 participants.


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Wednesday, July 27, 2016
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7:00 PM
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Grades 6-12

Compete with Mario, Sonic and all your favorite characters in Rio de Janeiro, host of the Olympic Games in 2016. This Wii U game features events like Soccer, Rugby Sevens, Beach Volleyball, and more! We will conclude by awarding medals to top scorers. Registration is required and begins July 13. Space is limited to 20 participants.

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Thursday, July 28, 2016
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3:30 PM
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For children entering grades 2 - 8

Meet up with other Minecraft fans at the library! Bring your own device with the game on it or play the PC version on a library laptop (some licenses are provided, but bring your own username and password if you have one.)

 NO REGISTRATION required, sign in upon arrival.

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Wednesday, August 03, 2016
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7:00 PM
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For grades 6-12.
Check out some sweet challenges as you interact with chocolate in its various forms! Prizes will be awarded. Registration is required and begins July 20. Sponsored by the Friends of Penfield Public Library. 
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Thursday, August 04, 2016
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6:30 PM
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For ages 14-adult

Learn how cardio fitness hooping will help you improve your health and spirit. We may also have time to decorate a hoop to take home. REGISTRATION is limited to 10 participants and will begin on Thursday, July 21.  Sponsored by the Friends of Penfield Public Library.

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Wednesday, August 10, 2016
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10:00 AM
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Grades 10-12

Prepare for the official SAT by taking a practice test under 'real' timed test conditions, proctored by Chariot Learning. After the test, learn how to score the exam and interpret the results. Bring pencils, snacks and a calculator. Registration is required and begins July 27.

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Insurgent was amazing! Tris and Four escape dauntless and flee to Amity, where they stay for a while. Tris and Peter get in a fight, and they are forced to leave...just as Dauntless Rebels comes in to search for loyals.

The group of loyals including Marcus, Four, Tris, Peter, Caleb, and Susan are attacked as they run, killing off Peter and Marcus.

The group next goes to the factionless for help, and drive on to Candor quarters. Eric and the Dauntless rebels are picking out Candor Divergents and killing them. Tris s captured, and when Eric tells her to explain why she should live, she stabs him.

What happens now?
Read to find out!!  Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
Insurgent
Author
Veronica Roth
Genre
Dystopian Fiction
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This book held many surprises about Four, a dauntless teacher. "Four" is about Four's life as a child and in dauntless training.

As a kid, Four was beaten up, and his stuff was broken. Marcus, his father, told him that it was for the best, and made Four cheat on his exams to be perfectly abnegation. Four chooses Dauntless out of fear for his father.

During training, Four learns that he is Divergent, and needs to be kept secret. How he learns is when he was able to tweak simulations with your fear. He has four. A new record by far.

Later on in his life, Four learns that his mother is alive. How does he?
What does he think?
Read this awesome book to find out!!   Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
Four
Author
Veronica Roth
Genre
dystopian Fiction
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Great book. Confusing yet very steampunk.  Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
Leviathan
Author
Scot Westerfeld
Genre
steampunk
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I haven't finished this book yet but it's really good so far I plan on reading the rest of the series. This book is the second in the series and there are only three and a half (3.5) books so far. It's an amazing series filled with lots of action

Title
Runaway
Author
Alycia Linwood
Genre
Dystopian
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It is a very funny book about a tubby cat and his owner who can't get a date. You will get a lot of laughs out of it.  Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
Garfield looses his feet
Author
jim davis
Genre
cartoon
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The fourth book in the Shadow Children sequence.  Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
Among the Barons
Author
Margaret Peterson Haddix
Genre
dystopian
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Heir Apparent
Author
Vivian Vande Velde
Genre
fiction/fantasy
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Hokey Pokey
Author
Jerry Spenelli
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Review
BrotherBand: Slaves of Socorro is the fourth book of the Brotherband series. The Herons are given a mission to go to the coast of Arulen and work as a hired service for the King of Arulen. While they are are there, they find news that Tusgurd, a renegade Skandian, has captured some people from a local village, and plans to sell them as slaves. Will Hal and the Herons stop Tusgurd? Find out in the amazing book. This book also has a lot of humor, especially the bickering of the twins Ulf and Wulf.  Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
BrotherBand: Slaves of Socorro
Author
John Flanagan
Genre
Fantasy Fiction
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Review
Most likely one of if not the best book Ive ever read. The combination of detail and adventure makes me really care about the characters.  Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
The Neptune Project
Author
Polly Holyoke
Genre
sci-fi/realistic fiction
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This book is a great book for those who like romance and action. This book is just so amazing and I don't know how to put it into words. It is just an amazing book.
Title
Dangerous (element preservers sires)
Author
Alycia Linwood
Genre
Dystopian
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Title
The Last Invisible Boy
Author
Evan Kuhlman
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great book. i felt myself sucked in the whole time. i really "felt" the characters unlike many other good books I've read.  Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
A Dog Called Grk
Author
Josh Lacey
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This is a good book not my favorite but good only like 98 pages there is already lots of suspense and action  Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
The Testing
Author
Joelle charbonneau
Genre
Dystopian
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Kat and Ted haven't seen their Aunt Gloria or their cousin Salim in 5 years. So when they get news they don't know what to expect. The day after the arrival everyone goes to the London Eye, a really big Ferris Wheel, Kat, Ted, and Salim go to get tickets. A strange man offers them a ticket and they send Salim on. But when the ride is over, Salim doesn't get off! What happeded to Salim? Read this book to find out!   Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
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The London Eye Mystery
Author
Siobhan Dowd
Genre
Mystery
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Using Ravina, Saint Dane has caused all the territories to fall into chaos, except for Third Earth. The turning point of Third Earth could mean the end of Halla and the beginning of Saint Dane's universe, or the reconstruction of what is left. Bobby and the Travelers have to stop Saint Dane. And, at long last, Uncle Press returns to help them. Find out what happens in this action-packed book.   Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
Pendragon Book Ten: The Soldiers of Halla
Author
D. J. MacHale
Genre
Fantasy Fiction
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Review
This is an action packed animal fiction with many surprising twists and turns.

In "The First Battle" Grey-Wing tries to stop the unstoppable battle between his tribe and his brother's. They meet one night to talk about hunting grounds, and Grey_Wing accidentally makes it seem like his Tribe is preparing for battle. Clear_Sky gets ready to fight, too and on one of the meeting days, attacks Grey_Wing and his followers.

How will Grey_Wing escape--or will he? Read this to find out.  Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
The First Battle
Author
Erin Hunter
Genre
Animal Fiction
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This book is a funny comic about Calvin, a disobeying six-year-old who gets into more trouble than he can handle. One of the main scenes is where Calvin doesn't do his homework, and is convinced that aliens helped him. To get their help, he sells them the Earth, and tells them to enslave certain enemies.   Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
It's a Magical World
Author
Bill Watterson
Genre
Comic
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This is the fourth book of the Survivors series. It was really good as expected. In the book, Lucky must keep Lick calm as she gathers the ferocity of her parents. Many times she is caught trying to beat up dogs who attack Lucky or the pack. Lick is a sweet, kind dog, but she ofter moves without thinking, and without Lucky, Lick would have probably been kicked out long ago.

Without permission, Lick joins a group on a mission to save of of the Pack's dogs. She actually ends up saving useful, and saves the lives of every dog on the team.   Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
A Broken Path
Author
Erin Hunter
Genre
Animal Fiction
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This is the third chapter in the Shadow Children sequence. I Can't say anything without giving any spoilers. sorry. But it really is a great book, full of suspense and interesting twists. I totally recommend it after reading the first two books in the series.  Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
Among the Betrayed
Author
Margaret Peterson Haddix
Genre
Dystopian/Adventure
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Review
This book is incredible! You will love it for years and it will spark an interest making you love science your whole life!  Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
The Elements
Author
Theodore Grey
Genre
Non-fiction
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This book is also about Calvin's summer vacation. In this book, Calvin tries to go to Mars to get away from all people. Calvin makes it, only to be scared off by a alien.   Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
Weirdos from Another Planet
Author
Bill Watterson
Genre
Cartoon
Rating
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Review
This book was fun and adventurous. Calvin's time in this book was mainly in summer vacation. It takes place at Calvin's house, where he spends most of the time getting in trouble.   Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
Something under the bed is drooling
Author
Bill Watterson
Genre
Cartoon
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Review
I've read three of these books in a day, and I think that they are a funny series. This one is mainly about Calvin complaining about school, and building deranged snowmen.   Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
Attack of the Deranged Mutant Killer Monster Snow Goons
Author
Bill Watterson
Genre
Cartoon
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This is the second chapter in the Shadow Children sequence. Luke had previously been taken away from his home his family, and everything he had ever known, and been shipped off to Hendricks school for boys. With the help of Mr. Talbot (Jen's dad), he has acquired a fake ID card, and now goes by the name of Lee Grant, a rich baron who had recently died in a skiing accident. this is a great book, and I really reccommend it.  Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
Among the Impostors
Author
Margaret Peterson Haddix
Genre
Dystopian/adventure
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Review
I really like this book - I keep going back to check this one out at hte library every couple of months! The girls enter high school this year, but Emma's moving to England for the year.  Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
Pies and Prejudice
Author
Heather Vogel Frederick
Genre
Young Adult
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Review
Very good book, haven't finished it yet, but kind of annoyed at the villains not even caring about causing a ton of huge disasters. (Not natural disasters, disasters like the Chicago Fire and things like that)  Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
The Sorceress
Author
Michael Scott
Genre
Fantasy
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Review
Very good book, kind of annoyed at the to-be-heroes and villains. The villains could have easily trapped the to-be-heroes but were outsmarted, then the to-be-heroes had a huge advantage but still failed. Then the villains captured the to-be-heroes but they escaped the hardest way. Otherwise good.

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Title
The Magician
Author
Michael Scott
Genre
Fantasy
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Review
Very good book, but the characters could have been a little bit smarter at some points.  Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
The Alchemyst
Author
Michael Scott
Genre
Fantasy
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Review
Very educational and I learned a lot about the prison camps that the Asian Americans were put into during WWII.  Click here to see if this book is available from the library!
Title
Gaijin American Prisoner of War
Author
Matt Faulkner
Genre
History
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