July 2009 Towncrier Article

Summer Reading Program Activities

 Theme:  Be Creative @ Your Library

Children and Teens – July 6th – 24th, 2009

Adult Summer Reading Program, June 1st – July 31st, 2009

 July Activities

 Week 1: Theater and Art

July 6th – (11:00 am) Pre-School Story time

July 7th – (1:00 pm – 5:00 pm) The Three Little Fishes and the Big Bad Wolf

July 8th – (1:00 pm – 5:00 pm) Gaming Day – Play Guitar Hero and Wii Sports

July 9th – (1:00 pm – 5:00 pm) Chalk Art and Paper Quilt

July 10th – (2:00 pm) Movie Day (The Tale of Despereaux)

Week 2: Dance and Music

July 13th –  (11:00 am) Pre-School Story time

July 14th – (1:00 pm – 5:00 pm) – Make a Wind Chime

July 15th – (1:00 pm – 5:00 pm) Gaming Day – Play Dance, Dance Revolution

July 16th – (2:00 pm – 4:00 pm) Dance Workshop – Tahitian Dance and Culture **All ages

July 17th – (2:00 pm) Movie Day (Lilo and Stitch)

Week 3: Art

July 20th – (11:00 am) Pre-School Story time

July 21st – (1:00 pm – 5:00 pm) – Create Aboriginal Art from Australia

July 22nd – (1:00 pm – 5:00 pm) Gaming Day – Play Guitar Hero and DDR

July 23rd – (1:00 pm – 5:00 pm) – Art Styles of Famous Artists

July 24th – (2:00 pm) Movie Day (Madagascar 2)

 End of the Summer Reading Program Celebration – July 31st (2:00 pm – 5:00 pm)

 Enter the EDIBLE BOOK CONTEST!!  Be creative and submit an entry!  For ideas from all over the country, look online KEYWORD: Edible Book Contest.   Sign up at the Laguna Public Library.

Rules:

  • Limit one entry per person or group.
  • Entry must be book related.
  • Entry can be made out of anything as long as it is edible.
  • Entry must be family friendly.
  • Entries are due by 12:00 pm, Friday, July 31st, 2009 at the Laguna Public Library
  • No Registration fee!
  • Prizes will be given out for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.

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2nd Annual Fun Run

The 2nd Annual Summer Reading Program Fun Run/Walk was held Saturday, June 6th at the Laguna Public Library.  The turnout was great this year, 35 adults and children, participated.

Door prizes were given out along with books donated from the Association of Library Services for Children (ALSC) and the University of New Mexico Press.

Thanks to everyone who participated and helped kick off the Summer Reading Program! The 3rd Annual Summer Reading Program Fun/Run Walk will be on Saturday, June 5th, 2010 at the Laguna Public Library. See you then!

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 GREAT NEWS!! We now have our T-1 Line installed for Hi-Speed Internet!!  Regardless of the weather, we will always have an Internet connection.

SRP Activities June 15th – 19th, 2009

Register at the Laguna Public Library for the Summer Reading Program!

Programs for Children, Teens, and Adults!

Children 7 and under must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

List of Activities for June 8th – 12th, 2009

Theater Week

Monday, June 15, 2009 (11:00 am)

        Pre-School Story time and Activity – The Hungry Caterpillar  by Eric Carle

Tuesday, June 16, 2009 (1:00 pm – 5:00 pm)

Children and Teens – Storytelling with Teddy Duncan,  Laguna/Apache (10:00 am)

Read The Origami Master and do Origami (2:00 pm)

Wednesday, June 17, 2009 (1:00 pm – 5:00 pm)

          Gaming Day – Wii Sports and Guitar Hero

Thursday, June 18, 2009 (1:00 pm – 5:00 pm)

Children – Make puppets (Three Little Pigs)

Teens – Make Puppets (Three Fishies and the Big Bad Shark)

Friday, June 19, 2009 (2:00 pm)

          Movie Day – Bedtime Stories

SRP June 8th – 12th

Register at the Laguna Public Library for the Summer Reading Program!

Programs for Children, Teens, and Adults!

Children 7 and under must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

List of Activities for June 8th – 12th, 2009

Art Week

Monday, June 8, 2009 (11:00 am)

        Pre-School Story time and Activity

Tuesday, June 9, 2009 (1:00 pm – 5:00 pm)

Children – Make your own Summer Vacation/Poetry Journal

Teens – Design a Comic Book

Wednesday, June 10, 2009 (1:00 pm – 5:00 pm)

          Gaming Day – Guitar Hero

Thursday, June 11, 2009 (1:00 pm – 5:00 pm)

        Children – Landscape Art (Paint and Chalk)

            Teens – Finish your Comic Book

Friday, June 12, 2009 (2:00 pm)

          Movie Day – BOLT

2nd Annual SRP Fun Run and Walk

The 2nd Annual Summer Reading Progam Fun Run and Walk was held Saturday, June 6th at the Laguna Public Library.  The walkers course was marked to go towards the rodeo grounds and loop back.  The runners course went around the rodeo ground and toward the elementary school and back to the library. 

 The turnout was great!  We had 35 participants of children and adults! We doubled participation from last year! Hopefully we can double that next year!

Snacks and door prizes were given out.  We also got alot of people who signed up for the summer reading programs. 

Thanks to everyone who participated and helped with the event!

Summer Reading Program Fun Run/Walk

To kick of the 2009 Summer Reading Program, join us in our 2nd Annual BE CREATIVE @ YOUR LIBRARY Fun Run/Walk on Saturday, June 6th at the Laguna Public Library.

Registration: 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Registration is FREE!

Starting point will be at the Laguna Public Library
Start Time: 9:00 am

5K Fun Run — the course will head South toward the Laguna Construction bldg. then turn East down Old Route 66.

1.5 Walk — the course will head North, past the Laguna Middle School toward the Rodeo Grounds

ALL AGES WELCOME!

Door Prize Drawings & Refreshments (following event)

Co-Sponsored by: Pueblo of Laguna Sports & Wellness Department

Book Fair!

The Laguna Public Library is hosting another Book Fair!
All items BUY ONE, GET ONE FREE!

Picture Books
Chapter Books
Young Adult Books
Non-Fiction Books
Reference Books
School Supplies
Posters

Book Fair Hours:
Wed. May 27th – 9am to 6pm
Thurs. May 28th – 9am to 6pm
Fri. May 29th – 9am to 6pm
Sat. May 30th – 9am to 2pm
Mon. June 1st – 9am to 6pm
Tues. June 2nd – 9am to 6pm
Wed. June 3rd – 9am to 6pm
Thurs. June 4th – 9am to 6pm
Fri. June 5th – 9am to 6pm
Sat. June 6th – 9am to 2pm

June 2009 Towncrier Article

Laguna Public Library
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Phone: (505) 552-6280 Fax: (505) 552-9388
http://www.lagunalibrary.wordpress.com

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Summer Reading Program

Summer Reading Program and Activities
Theme: Be Creative @ Your Library
Children and Teens – June 8th – 26th and July 6th – 24th, 2009
Adult Summer Reading Program, June 1st – July 31st, 2009

The library is looking for volunteers (teens and adults) to help us plan and participate in the summer reading program. If you are interested please come by the library for more information.
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New Books
Pre-K and Young Adults

Just For You! by Christine Leeson
Pony Show by Samantha Brooks
The Dinosaur Dig by Veronica Wasserman
Forensic Artists: Solving the case with a face by Sue Hamilton
Bonechiller by Graham McNamee
Keep Your Cool: What you should know about stress by Sandy Donovan

Adult Non-Fiction

Child Abuse by Jean Leverich
Democracy by Uma Kukathas
Plessy v. Ferguson: Separate but Equal by Joan Axelrod-Contrada
None for the Road: DWI Awareness Course (DVD & VHS)
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Book Fair!! Buy 1, Get one FREE!!

Wednesday, May 27th – Friday, May 29th 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday, May 30th 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Monday, June 1st – Friday, June 5th 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday, June 6th 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

GREAT NEWS!! We now have our T-1 Line installed for Hi-Speed Internet!! Regardless of the weather, we will always have an Internet connection.

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