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Junior High and High School Summer Reading Program 2015

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Students in grades 6-12 are invited to become members of the Rye Public Library’s Summer Reading WIKI. This year’s theme is “Escape the Ordinary” and you’ll have a chance to read, post on the WIKI, earn raffle tickets, and possibly win great prizes!

It’s easy! If you’re traveling or staying close to home, your summer reading program is as close as your laptop or phone, iPad -whatever! What do you need to do?

1. Read books or listen to audio books.

2. Log on to

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Family Movie July 3

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Join us for popcorn, juice, and a movie!! Shows begin promptly at 3:00 P.M. This movie is rated G and runs for 81 minutes.

This Disney fun-filled adventure has a new breed of hero. An ordinary day at Fernfield Farms turns extraordinary when the Buddies: Budderball, Mudbud, B- Dawg, Buddha and Rosebud discover mysterious rings that grant them each a unique superpower. The pups unleash their amazing abilities and race to the rescue when a shape-shifting bully from outer space threatens the planet.

Parents, please remember, only children aged 8+ may be left in the library

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Book Bites Book Club For Kids – July 6

loot book

Book Bites Summer Book Club* We are continuing our book club for kids in grades 2-5 this summer. We will have 4 sessions. Copies of the books will be available in the Youth Department. We hope you can join Lisa for this fun group! Monday July 6th 2:30 – 3:15PM Our book this Session is Loot: How to Steal a Fortune by Jude Watson.

*Parents, please remember, only children aged 8+ may be left in the library without supervision.

 

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Summer Reading Program-Community Heroes July 7 6:30PM

Slogan with Characters

We’re celebrating all kinds of heroes this summer – superheroes, kid heroes, animal heroes, mythological heroes, and community heroes – to name a few!

July 7th at 6:30PM Rye Community Heroes! Meet police officers and fire fighters! Sign up is REQUIRED. Sign up now in the Youth Department!

*Parents, please remember, only children aged 8+ may be left in the library without supervision.

 

Family Movie June 26

lego

Join us for popcorn, juice, and a movie!! Shows begin promptly at 3:00 P.M. This movie is rated PG and runs for 100 minutes.

An ordinary Lego construction worker, thought to be the prophesied ‘Special’, is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil tyrant from gluing the Lego universe into eternal stasis. Features voices of Chris Pratt and Will Farrell.

Parents, please remember, only children aged 8+ may be left in the library without supervision. Please be sure to check the content of this film to be sure that the film is appropriate for

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Anniversary and Strategic Plan Open House Wed. June 24th 1-5 pm

Open House 6-24

Join the Staff and Trustees of the Rye Public Library as we celebrate the completion of our 2012-2015 Strategic Plan and the anniversary date of the 1911 dedication of the Library to the Town of Rye. On June 24th from 1-5pm we’ll have refreshments and live music to commemorate RPL’s anniversary and to celebrate the completion of our current Strategic Plan.

At 3pm, local musicians the Al Derben Trio will entertain. Comprised of guitarist Woody Allen, vocalist and guitarist Doug Bennet, and pedal steel guitarist Bruce Derr, the Al Derben Trio is always a popular act at Rye Public Library.

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Anniversary and Strategic Plan Open House Wed. June 24th 1-5 pm

Open House 6-24

Join the Staff and Trustees of the Rye Public Library as we celebrate the completion of our 2012-2015 Strategic Plan and the anniversary date of the 1911 dedication of the Library to the Town of Rye. On June 24th from 1-5pm we’ll have refreshments and live music to commemorate RPL’s anniversary and to celebrate the completion of our current Strategic Plan.

At 3pm, local musicians the Al Derben Trio will entertain. Comprised of guitarist Woody Allen, vocalist and guitarist Doug Bennet, and pedal steel guitarist Bruce Derr, the Al Derben Trio is always a popular act at Rye Public Library.

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Anniversary and Strategic Plan Open House Wed. June 24th 1-5 pm

Open House 6-24

Join the Staff and Trustees of the Rye Public Library as we celebrate the completion of our 2012-2015 Strategic Plan and the anniversary date of the 1911 dedication of the Library to the Town of Rye. On June 24th from 1-5pm we’ll have refreshments and live music to commemorate RPL’s anniversary and to celebrate the completion of our current Strategic Plan.

At 3pm, local musicians the Al Derben Trio will entertain. Comprised of guitarist Woody Allen, vocalist and guitarist Doug Bennet, and pedal steel guitarist Bruce Derr, the Al Derben Trio is always a popular act at Rye Public Library.

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Summer Reading Program Superhero Kickoff Party June 23

Every hero Poster Color

June 23rd at 6:30pm Superhero Kickoff Party!

We’re celebrating all kinds of heroes this summer – superheroes, kid heroes, animal heroes, mythological heroes, and community heroes – to name a few!

Sign up is REQUIRED. Sign up now in the Youth Department!

*Parents, please remember, only children aged 8+ may be left in the library without supervision.

 

Book Bites Book Club For Kids – June 22

white giraffe

Book Bites Summer Book Club* We are continuing our book club for kids in grades 2-5 this summer. We will have 4 sessions. Copies of the books will be available in the Youth Department. We hope you can join Lisa for this fun group! Monday June 22nd 2:30 – 3:15PM Our book this Session is The White Giraffe by Lauren St. John.

*Parents, please remember, only children aged 8+ may be left in the library without supervision.