Children's Book Clubs @ FCPL

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Books4Boys

Date: 
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Age Group: 
A boys-only book club for 3rd-5th graders. Heroes, adventure and more are themes of the summer's selections - all on the FCPL's Summer Reading List! June: The Boundless by Kenneth Oppel and Masterminds by Gordon Korman; July: Worm Whisperer by Betty Hick and The Hero's Guide to Storming the Castle by Christopher Healy; and in August, Miss Deb will host SRC Bingo! based on the grade 3-5 Summer Reading List. Registration required.

My First Book Club

Date: 
Friday, July 17, 2015 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Join us every month as we read and explore our favorite picture books through crafts, songs, and activities! You are welcome to read the selection to your child before our book club meets, but it is not required. Ages 3-5.

GirlPower Book Club

Date: 
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Age Group: 
This club for girls in grades 3-5 will explore books filled with adventure, wonder and heroes - all from FCPL's Summer Reading List for grades 3-5. June: Doll Bones by Holly Black and The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer Holm; July: Waiting for the Magic by Patricia MacLachlan and Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstein; and in August, Miss Deb will be hosting a SRC Bingo! based on the FCPL's SRC Reading List. Stop by the Middletown Library to pick up your copy of this month’s selection.

Intergenerational Book Club

Date: 
Saturday, July 25, 2015 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Children (ages 8-12) and adults come together to share the wonder of awe-inspiring books in this series of three discussions, held on 5/30 at the Urbana Library, 6/13 at the C. Burr Artz Library and 7/25 at the Thurmont Library. Curious Iguana Children's Book Buyer Kari Kelly will lead the discussions.

At the Thurmont Library, we'll be discussing Listen, Slowly by Thanhha Lai

My First Book Club

Date: 
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Join us every month as we read and explore our favorite picture books through crafts, songs, and activities! You are welcome to read the selection to your child before our book club meets, but it is not required. Ages 3-5.

June 3: Mighty Max by Harriet Ziefert
July 1: The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle
August 5: Little Cloud by Eric Carle

My First Book Club

Date: 
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Join us every month as we read and explore our favorite picture books through crafts, songs, and activities! You are welcome to read the selection to your child before our book club meets, but it is not required. Ages 3-5.

September 2: If You Give a Pig a Pancake by Laura Numeroff
October 7: Stuck by Oliver Jeffers
November 4: It's Pumpkin Time! by Zoe Hall

Home School 2nd & 3rd Grade Book Discussion

Date: 
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm
Age Group: 
Join us for an American Literature discussion series of classic and award winning books. Read, discuss and explore. All books will be available free through the library. This group is designed for 2nd and 3rd graders. Registration required - call the library at 301-845-8880 to sign up and hear additional information.

Home School 4th & 5th Grade Book Discussion

Date: 
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 - 2:30pm to 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Join us for an American Literature discussion series of classic and award winning books. Read, discuss and explore. All books will be available free through the library. This group is designed for 4th and 5th graders. Registration required - call the library at 301-845-8880 to sign up and hear additional information.

Home School Middle Grade Book Discussion

Date: 
Wednesday, September 9, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Join us for an American Literature discussion series of classic and award winning books. Read, discuss and explore. All books will be available free through the library. This group is designed for middle school grades. Registration required - call the library at 301-845-8880 to sign up and hear additional information.

Home School 2nd & 3rd Grade Book Discussion

Date: 
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm
Age Group: 
Join us for an American Literature discussion series of classic and award winning books. Read, discuss and explore. All books will be available free through the library. This group is designed for 2nd and 3rd graders. Registration required - call the library at 301-845-8880 to sign up and hear additional information.

Home School 4th & 5th Grade Book Discussion

Date: 
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 2:30pm to 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Join us for an American Literature discussion series of classic and award winning books. Read, discuss and explore. All books will be available free through the library. This group is designed for 4th and 5th graders. Registration required - call the library at 301-845-8880 to sign up and hear additional information.

Home School Middle Grade Book Discussion

Date: 
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Join us for an American Literature discussion series of classic and award winning books. Read, discuss and explore. All books will be available free through the library. This group is designed for middle school grades. Registration required - call the library at 301-845-8880 to sign up and hear additional information.

Home School 2nd & 3rd Grade Book Discussion

Date: 
Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm
Age Group: 
Join us for an American Literature discussion series of classic and award winning books. Read, discuss and explore. All books will be available free through the library. This group is designed for 2nd and 3rd graders. Registration required - call the library at 301-845-8880 to sign up and hear additional information.

Home School 4th & 5th Grade Book Discussion

Date: 
Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 2:30pm to 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Join us for an American Literature discussion series of classic and award winning books. Read, discuss and explore. All books will be available free through the library. This group is designed for 4th and 5th graders. Registration required - call the library at 301-845-8880 to sign up and hear additional information.

My First Book Club

Date: 
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Join us every month as we read and explore our favorite picture books through crafts, songs, and activities! You are welcome to read the selection to your child before our book club meets, but it is not required. Ages 3-5.

September 2: If You Give a Pig a Pancake by Laura Numeroff
October 7: Stuck by Oliver Jeffers
November 4: It's Pumpkin Time! by Zoe Hall

Home School Middle Grade Book Discussion

Date: 
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Join us for an American Literature discussion series of classic and award winning books. Read, discuss and explore. All books will be available free through the library. This group is designed for middle school grades. Registration required - call the library at 301-845-8880 to sign up and hear additional information.

Home School 2nd & 3rd Grade Book Discussion

Date: 
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 2:00pm to 2:30pm
Age Group: 
Join us for an American Literature discussion series of classic and award winning books. Read, discuss and explore. All books will be available free through the library. This group is designed for 2nd and 3rd graders. Registration required - call the library at 301-845-8880 to sign up and hear additional information.

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