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Children's programs are on hold until June while we visit all New Westminster public schools and Welcome to Kindergarten events. We'll see you there!

 


SUMMER READING CLUB 2016: BOOK A TRIP!

Starting June 22, kids aged 3-11 can sign up for this year's SUMMER READING CLUB!  When you register at the library,  you'll receive a reading log to keep track of everything you read over the summer.  Read at least 15 minutes a day to earn stickers and other prizes!  Kids who complete 7 weeks of reading will earn the coveted Summer Reading Club medal, presented at our closing ceremony in September.

 

SUMMER READING CLUB KICKOFF & REGISTRATION

Main Branch & Queensborough Branch

Wednesday, June 22, 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Join us for a party and a chance to be one of the first kids to sign up for the 2016 Summer Reading Club!

 

BABYTIME

Main Branch

Stories, rhymes, and songs especially for babies. Ages 0-23 months.

Fridays, July 8 to August 19, 10:30 to 11:00 am

 

SUMMER STORYTIME AND CRAFT

Main Branch & Queensborough Branch

Stories followed by an easy craft for little hands. Ages 2-6.

Wednesdays, July 6 to August 17, 10:30 - 11:30 am

  

SUMMER FUN DAYS

Main Branch

Join us for a special guest presentation or activity each week. Check at the library for details on each event. Ages 5-10.

Tuesdays, July 5 to August 16, 10:30 to 11:30 am

 

BOOK A TRIP!

Main Branch & Queensborough Branch

A different hands-on activity or challenge each week, related to the theme of this year's Summer Reading Club. Check at the library for details on each week's activity. Ages 6-12.

Main: Thursdays, July 7 to August 18, 1:30 to 3:30 pm

Queensborough: Wednesdays, July 6 to August 17, 2:00 to 4:00 pm

 

FRENCH STORYTIME

Main Branch

Stories and songs for children in French. All ages and language levels welcome.

Mondays, July 4 to August 15, 10:30 to 11:00 am