James Rive Valley Library System

James River Valley Library System

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JAMES RIVER VALLEY LIBRARY SYSTEM
2016 Summer Reading Program & Activities
         Children’s Theme: On Your Mark, Get Set…. READ!
                            Teen Theme: Get in the Game: READ!

We are planning to have a fun summer here at the library! We hope that you will join us for all the fun and exciting programs that we have planned, there is something for everyone!
 
• All programs are free and open to the public.
• Crafts are first come, first served, while supplies last.
• You must pre-register for Book Club, Lego Club, and Movies.
• Please no large groups, space & supplies are limited.
• All children under age 9 are required to be accompanied by an adult while at the library and while participating in library events. 
 
Below is a list of children’s programs that the library offers during the summer. A complete schedule with dates and times for these events will be available at the library or on our website: www.jrvls.org.
 
Treasure Chest Reading Program
Preschool - age 12   
Registration begins on June 1, 2016.
To participate in this program, you will keep track of the number of books you read or the number of pages you read using the provided reading log from the library to earn PRIZES!   All reading logs must be completed and turned in by August 31, 2016 to qualify for the grand prize drawing.

Teen Reading Program
Ages: 12-17
Registration begins on June 1, 2016.
To participate in the reading program you will keep track of the number of books you read using the provided reading log from the library to earn PRIZES! 
Once you have completed the reading log you will receive a prize and your name will go into a drawing for the Grand Prize!
All reading logs must be completed and turned in by August 31, 2016 to qualify for the grand prize drawing.
Storytime

Toddlers & Preschoolers
This program is designed for toddlers and preschoolers, or any child who still enjoys listening to stories and singing songs.   We read stories, do stretches, sing songs and much more! Parent/child participation is also encouraged.  Storytime session usually lasts between 25-30 minutes.  Registration is not required for this event.
Movie @ The Library! 
Ages 5-17
Come watch a FREE Movie on the BIG screen at the library! Free popcorn and juice will be provided.   Registration is required for this event.

Simple Crafts
Preschoolers – age 7
Join us at the library for simple crafts. All supplies will be provided first come, first served. We do use paint and other messy stuff sometimes, so please wear something you won’t mind getting messy.  Please no large groups, supplies are limited. Registration is not required for this event.

Book Zone
A book club for ages 9-13
We will talk about the book, play some games and win some prizes! Registration is required for this event; please contact the library to find out what books we will be reading and how to register. 701-252-2990.

Kid’s Craft
Ages 8-12
Join us at the library for crafts. All supplies will be provided first come, first served. We do use paint and other messy stuff sometimes, so please wear something you won’t mind getting messy. Please no large groups, supplies are limited. Registration is not required for this event.

Lego Club
Ages 9-17 (ages 5-8 welcome with parent supervision)
We will have Lego building competitions for those who like to be challenged, or you can just build anything you want!  Registration is required for this event.

Crafts
Ages 10-17
Join us at the library for crafts. All supplies will be provided first come, first served. We do use paint and other messy stuff sometimes, so please wear something you won’t mind getting messy. Please no large groups, supplies are limited. Registration is not required for this event.

For questions or for more information about these programs, please call the Alfred Dickey Library, Children’s Department:  252-2990 or visit our website at www.jrvls.org or send us an email at adpl@daktel.com.

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