Summer Literacy Bus

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Come & join us for some fun times in the Bucklin Public Library.

Third Grade & younger are welcome (so are the older kids!)

June 10, 17, 24
July 1, 8, 15, 22
Starting Around 1:00 pm

Exciting  Games, Activities,  Puzzles, & Stories for you to enjoy!

Hosted by the Amazing Sandy Halling

Tween Summer Group

Tween Summer Group

It’s time again to start the Tween Summer Reading Group! We will meet on Fridays starting on June 19th – July 20th. (Their final day will be on a Monday, but they will still meet on July 17th)

Meeting times are from 5:30-6:30 for 5th-8th Grade!

Please pick up a form and return it to the library by June 9th! The only requirement is to have a family library card. (PDF form is below)

Summer Reading Tween Group Forms 2015 PDF

Memorial Brick placement underway!

THE MEMORIAL BRICK PLACEMENT IS COMING SOON!!!
The placement and arrangement of the Memorial Bricks is underway! Designs are being laid out so the bricks will have a pleasing, symmetrical pattern. Some 100 bricks have been purchased and it is a goal of the Library Board to give the public every chance to be included in this project. For those that have been contemplating or delaying: times’ a-wasting! The information is available below or on the library’s website. Order You Brick Now!

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William Allen White Nominees

We have just purchased all the William Allen White Award Nominees for  2014/2015.  Find them on our catalog under Award books.  There is a separate list for 3rd-5th grades and for 6th-8th grades which is listed below. Some of the titles are Audio Books, a nice break having someone read to you! Check them out, read them, and then you’ll be ready to go online and vote for the title, in April, 2015 on the website http://waw.emporia.edu/misc/onlinevoting.htm.

3rd-5th Grade Master List
Prairie Evers  by Ellen Airgood    ?
Malcolm at Midnight by W.H. Beck
Freaky Fast Frankie Joe by Lutricia Clifton
Adventures of Bean Boy  by Lisa Harkrader
Don’t Feed the Boy by Irene Latham
On the Road to Mr. Mineo’s by Barbara O’Connor
Summer of the Gypsy Moths by Sara Pennypacker
The Five Lives of Our Cat Zook by Joanne Rocklin

6th-8th Grade Master List
13 Hangmen by Art Corriveau

The Shadow Collector’s Apprentice  by Amy Gordon
Buddy by M.H. Herlong
One for the Murphys by Lynda Mullaly Hunt
Ungifted by Gordon Korman
The Lions of Little Rock by Kristin Levine
Katerina’s Wish by Jeannie Mobley
Temple Grandin by Sy Montgomery
The False Prince by Jennifer Nielsen
The Dogs of Winter by Bobbie Pyron
Bomb: The Race to Build-and Steal-the World’s Most Dangerous Weapon
by Steve Sheinkin

Summer Reading

summerreadingposterSUMMER READING 2015

Summer Reading will be held on Mondays from June 15th-July 20th! The only requirement is to have a family library card. Please fill out a form and return it to the library by June 9th. (PDF form is below)

Times & Age Groups:

  • Pre-School/Kindergarten 12:30-1:30
  • First/Second Grade 1:45-2:45
  • Third/Fourth Grade 3:00-4:00
 We can’t wait to see you there Superheroes!
*We are also excited to announce that Ms.Sandy will be bringing the Literacy Bus back! We will pass along the information as soon as we get it!*