April Z's blog

Join in on the Fun!

Hello everyone! Just a friendly reminder that High Meadows branch offers weekly story times every Tuesday and Thursday at 1:00 p.m. Bring your little ones to a fun filled program with music, stories, activities, and crafts. And don’t forget, “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”- Dr. Seuss, I Can Read With My Eyes Shut!

 

First Songs!

Join us Wednesday March 5th at 1:00 p.m. for a meaningful, creative, and fun way to introduce reading to your child. First Songs teaching artist Sandra Campbell will be our guest instructor as she teaches moms and dads how to sing, read, and play with their children. Don't miss out on this great program. This will definitely become your next favorite activity to do with your child. Check out our events calendar for other fun filled programs here at High Meadows Library.

 

Writing Contest!

Calling all kids kindergarten through third grade! Enter your story for a chance to win a national contest and have your story published online at pbskids.org/read. If you or someone you know has a child that loves to write and has great stories to tell, have them pick up an application at High Meadows Library. The deadline to apply  is Monday, March 17, 2014. Also, please check out our events calendar to check out what else is going on at High Meadows. 

Picture provided by pbskids.org

Santa Claus is Coming to Town!

Have you made your Christmas list yet? It's that time of year again and Holiday Cheer is spreading like wildfire. Come join us at High Meadows Library as we welcome the biggest giver of Holiday cheer, Santa Claus! On Thursday December 19th at 5:00 p.m. Santa Claus will make his visit to High Meadows library.  Bring your Christmas list and your joyful spirits. Take pictures with Santa and a few of his special Reindeer. Then, enjoy a nice story as Santa reads  A Night before Christmas. Don't miss out on this wonderful time. See you here! 

 

 

Baby Time Fun Time!

Are you a parent who would love the opportunity to spend even more quality time with your baby, meet other moms, and just have fun? Well High Meadows is the place for you. Every Wednesday at 1:00 pm,  High Meadows library will host Baby Book Time. Babies can listen to music, play with toys, and interact with other babies in the neighborhood. Take advantage of this great program and don’t forget to tell your friends! See you here! Check out our Events Calendar for more information.

Annual Book Sale

Come one, come all to High Meadows library for our yearly Book Sale! Find discounted books by your favorite authors. We will have paperback and hardcover books that include fiction and non-fiction. We will also be having DVD's, VHS, and some special items for purchase. Make your way to our book sale on Thursday November 7, 2013 from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm. Don't miss out on some great deals, see you here! 

Let the Fun Begin!

School is in session and the 2013 Summer Reading Program has sadly come to an end. We had a great time and below are just a few pictures capturing some of the fun. If you didn't have a chance to come to our programs this summer, no need to worry. We will be having children's story time every week for toddlers, preschoolers, and babies.

Tuesday: Toddler Time                       1:00 pm -  2:00 pm
Wednesday: Baby Time                      1:00 pm -  2:00 pm
Thursday: Pre-School Story Time      1:00 pm -  2:00 pm

Be sure to check out our online calendar of events or stop by the library for our Monthly Newsletter. Don't let your fun stop with the summer, come see what High Meadows has to offer! 

      

 

      

 

 

Luau Party!

 

The Summer Reading Program is sadly coming to an end and to celebrate a wonderful summer we are having an End of Summer Reading Luau Party! Come by and enjoy a water slide, food, games, and prizes. This Luau is on Thursday August 8, 2013 from 11:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m. Don't forget to bring sunblock and be prepared to have a great time! Also, don't forget that the summer reading program officially ends on August 10, 2013.  Just a reminder to log in your minutes or books in order to receive your prizes!   Tell your friends and I'll see you there!!

Kids Cook!

 

 Tomorrow July 17, 2013 we will be having our Kid's Cook program where kids can try their hand at making something delicious and creative! If you haven't stopped by yet you still have time! The Summer Reading Program ends on Saturday August 10th so make it a point to drop by the library to sign up! Don't forget to stop by the library to get your copy of the Summer Reading Program Calender for the month of July and August or check out our online calendar for events!

 

 

Summer Sign-Up Party!

 

Hi folks! Have you signed up for the Summer Reading Program yet? If you haven't yet, we have a great opportunity for you to do just that. On Tuesday July 2, 2013 at 12:00 p.m. we will be having a Summer Reading Program sign up party. We will have volunteers available to help you register so you can win free prizes just for reading. Don't miss out on this chance to sign-up. Also, don't forget to check out our online calendar for programs you can participate at during the summer. See you here!

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