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Libraries Rock!
   2018 Summer Reading Program

June 6th - July 25th

 

Summer Reading Club Guidelines - Toddler through Adult

Special prizes this year will be two acoustic and two electric guitars!

Registration for all 3 Summer Reading Clubs will begin on Wednesday, May 30th.
 

Awards Ceremony Parties will be by invitation only.

Please be sure to thank our wonderful Sponsors for their much needed support, including the Alvarado City Council.  Welcome to our new sponsor - Starbucks!

May 30th at 10:00 am
Sign-ups start today for all three Summer Reading Clubs!
Get started with your reading challenge and Become a Reading Champion!


 

 Wednesday, June 6th - 10:30am
SUMMER READING PROGRAM KICK-OFF PARTY!

apl reader.jpgProfessional musician, Mark Shelton will entertain and enlighten you at our free program about drums and other percussion instruments!


Cupcakes and punch will be served immediately following the program. 

 

Wednesday, June 13th - 10:30am

Rockin' It Wild Style with All About Animals

 Learn about:

        
  Jazzie the Gecko           Luigi the Russian Legless Lizard

     
   Red Eyed Tree Frogs          Tarantulas and more...

Will you win something in our weekly door prize drawing?

 

 

Wednesday, June 20th - 10:30am

 

Fiesta! With Senorita Margarita!

Senorita Margarita will enchant the children with her songs, dancing and puppeteering.  Senorita Margarita will be wearing an authentic and beautiful Folklorico dress from the Jalisco region of Mexico!

This show features Rosita the puppet who tries to learn "La Cucaracha" in a hilarious rendition of the song.

Also featured in the show is the Mexican Hat dance and Mariachi Loco, a trumpet playing marionette who will bring the house down when his pants fall off!


Will you win something in our weekly door prize drawing?

 

Wednesday, June 27th - 10:30am


The Snow Queen


The Snow Princess


Feeling Fanciful, LLC

Listen and sing-along to your favorite songs from Frozen and The Little Mermaid!


The Little Mermaid

Will you win something in our weekly door prize drawing

 

 

Wednesday, July 11th at 10:30 am
Dorla Aparicio


 

Dorla Aparicio!  Books & Music!

Come join the adventure of stories through singing, dancing, and instruments.

It will be a magical time of discovery for the whole family.

 

 

Will you win something in our weekly door prize drawing?

 

 

 Wednesday, July 18th  10:30am
 

Libraries Rock with Ms. Maria

Will you win something in our weekly door prize drawing?

 11:30am to 3:30pm Bebop Payoffs! Earn extra Reading Minutes in our Bebop Payoffs!
Guitar Hero, Karaoke Challenge, Name that Tune!

Wednesday, July 25th  
 10:30am 

Snow White
 


L
isten and sing-along to your favorite songs from Cinderella and Snow White!

Will you win something in our weekly door prize drawing?


 

Important Date!

Please note: Wednesday, August 1st at 6:30pm is the deadline to turn in your time tracker forms for Summer Reading Club Prizes.

 





 

Summer Reading Program
Awards Ceremony Parties
 

  We will have an Awards Ceremony Party for our winners and some of their family members, which will be by invitation only.
Please make sure we have a current phone number on file for you or your family.

 We will award reading club certificates and coupons for free surprises from area merchants to those who have completed the minimum reading requirements for their age group. We will give special prizes, such as Half Price Books & Music gift cards, to our Top Readers!
 

 


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