Youth Services Department

August Events

Children’s Programs
Tiny Tots Story Time
Wed., Aug., 8, 15, 22, 29 & Sept. 5, 12 10:30 am. Bring your toddlers ages 18 months - 4 years to the library and listen to stories and learn finger plays with your little one. Afterwards, enjoy interactive toys and snack in the library’s meeting room.
Snack and Study
Tues., Aug. 14 and Thurs., Sept. 13, 3:30 pm. Students in grades K through six are invited to study and snack in the Children’s Room.
Read to a Dog
Tues., Aug. 21, and Thurs., Sept. 20, 5:30 pm. Students in grades K through 3, practice your reading skills with a friendly therapy dog!
Tween Programs
Summer Reading Club – Libraries Rock!
Wed., Aug. 1, 2 pm. Children entering grades 4 through 6 in the Fall, you are invited to WPL’s Summer Reading Club – Libraries Rock! Make friends during your summer vacation while you enjoy stories, crafts, prizes, snacks and games.
Giant Jenga!
Wed., Aug. 22, 3:30 pm. Students in grades 4 through 6, challenge your friends to Jenga, the giant version!
Teen Programs
Summer Reading Club – Libraries Rock!
Thurs., Aug. 2, 2 pm. Teens entering grades 7 through 12 in the Fall, you are invited to WPL’s Summer Reading Club – Libraries Rock! Make friends during your summer vacation while you enjoy stories, crafts, prizes, snacks and games.
Leaders Save Lives Blood Drive
Thur., Aug. 9, 2-7 pm. Come out and save a life at this blood drive organized and run by Willingboro Teen Arianna Davis, in cooperation with the Red Cross and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority.
Family Programs
Free Lunch @ Your Free Library
Mon.-Thurs., Aug. 1-31, 12:30 pm. A free, balanced lunch will be provided in the library’s café to anyone 18 years old and younger.
End of Summer Reading Club Party
Tues., Aug. 7, 7 pm. Summer Reading Club participants, bring your parents and celebrate your success at the End of Summer Reading Club Party; Magician Mark Zacharia will entertain you with his fun and comical magic act!
I Spy Tonight
Tues., Aug. 28, and Thurs., Sept. 24, 5:30 pm. I Spy in the Children’s Room – find the hidden treasures and win a prize!
 

July Events

Children’s Programs
Summer Reading Club – Libraries Rock!
Tues., July 3, 10, 17, 24, & 31, 2 pm. Children entering grades 1 through 3 in the Fall, you are invited to WPL’s Summer Reading Club – Libraries Rock! Make friends during your summer vacation while you enjoy stories, crafts, prizes, snacks and games.
Summer Reading Club – Early Literacy
Wed., July 11, 18, & 25, 10:30 am. Bring your children in Pre-K and Kindergarten (18 months to five years) to the library for their own summer reading experience of stories, songs and finger plays, with snack and playtime right after.
Read to a Dog
Tues., July 17, Aug. 21, and Thurs., Sept. 20, 5:30 pm. Students in grades K through 3, practice your reading skills with a friendly therapy dog!
Tween Programs
Summer Reading Club – Libraries Rock!
Wed., July 11, 18, 25 & Aug. 1, 2 pm. Children entering grades 4 through 6 in the Fall, you are invited to WPL’s Summer Reading Club – Libraries Rock! Make friends during your summer vacation while you enjoy stories, crafts, prizes, snacks and games.
Teen Programs
Summer Reading Club – Libraries Rock!
Thurs., July 5, 12, 19, 26 & Aug. 2, 2 pm. Teens entering grades 7 through 12 in the Fall, you are invited to WPL’s Summer Reading Club – Libraries Rock! Make friends during your summer vacation while you enjoy stories, crafts, prizes, snacks and games.
Family Programs
Free Lunch @ Your Free Library
Mon.-Thurs., July 9 - Aug. 31, 12:30 pm. A free, balanced lunch will be provided in the library’s café to anyone 18 years old and younger.
Summer Reading Club – Libraries Rock!
Wed., July 11 and July 25, 6 pm. Can’t make it to the Summer Reading Club in the afternoon? Come to these evening sessions to receive prizes for reading and to meet some surprise library guests!
Library Day @ Rita’s
Sat., July 21, 1-3 pm. When you visit Rita’s in Willingboro, your sweet treat will come with a free book!
I Spy Tonight
Tues., July 24, Aug. 28, and Thurs., Sept. 24, 5:30 pm. I Spy in the Children’s Room – find the hidden treasures and win a prize

Summer Reading Clubs for All

librariesrockSummer Reading Club Continues Until Aug. 7!
Gr. 1-3, Tues., 2pm; Gr. 4-6, Wed., 2pm (no meeting on July 4); Gr. 7-12, Thurs., 2pm. Ages 18 mos.-K, Wed. July 11-25, 10:30am; Families, Wed., July 11 & 25, 6pm. Can't attend any meetings? Ask about being an independent reader.

Tiny Tots Story Time

storytimebearWed., June 6, 13, 20, 27, July 11, 18, 10:30 am. Toddlers ages 18 mos.-4 years will enjoy learning finger plays, munching on snacks, and playing together with their parents and caregivers using interactive toys after story time.

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