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Blair Memorial Library

Youth Programming


Youth Programming

Story Hours

Pre-School Story time
For children aged 3 – 5 years old. We will listen to stories and participate in songs and creative movement activities to encourage development of early literacy skills in your preschooler. Story time meets on Tuesdays from 10:30 – 11:00am. Please sign-up at the library or by phone.        
     Summer Session: June 19 – July 24 (SIGN UP STARTS 5/22)

Parent and Tot Time
For toddlers up to three years old accompanied by an adult. Enjoy an interactive story time with your child that includes early literacy fun with books, songs and movement activities. Tot Time takes place on Thursdays from 10:00 – 10:20am and 10:30 – 10:50am. Please sign-up at the library or by phone.   
     Summer Session: June 21 – July 26 (SIGN UP STARTS 5/24)


Youth Programs              

2018 Summer Reading Program : LIBRARIES ROCK! 
The 2018 Summer Reading Program is open to young people, preschool age through 5th grade, and will include fun programs, cool contests, prize drawings, storytimes, and more. A calendar of events will be included with registration packet. Registration begins June 15th (the last day of school).
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Paws to Read therapy dogPAWS to Read!
Come to the library to read to a dog. Our favorite certified therapy dogs love to be read to ... so pick out a book to read to a furry friend! Sign-up for a 10 minute time slot at the library or by phone.

Fri, July 13th from 10:30am – 12:00pm (SIGN UP 6/29)
Fri, July 27th from 10:30am – 12:00pm (SIGN UP 7/13)


matilda movie-bookPopcorn & Pages Book Club: Matilda 
Join us for our children’s book & movie club featuring “Matilda” by Roald Dahl.  There will be brief book discussion followed by a screening of the feature film (rated PG) plus popcorn! 

Registration begins June 15
Wednesday, July 25        5:30 – 7:30pm

Teen Programs

The Teen Read summer program is for those entering 6th grade thru 12th grade. Teens may enter weekly prize drawings by reading books or listening to audio books. A calendar of events will be included with registration packet. The Teen Read program will conclude with an after-hours party with pizza, lots of fun & prize giveaways. Registration begins June 15th (the last day of school).
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Donut Decorating Party
Mmmmmm … DONUTS! Join us on Friday, July 13 from   2 – 3pm for delicious fun! Bring your creativity – we will supply the donuts & a variety of toppings.
Sign up begins on June 29 at the library or by phone.

DIY Slime Lab
It’s slime time! Join us on Friday, July 27 from 2 – 3pm for gooey & stretchy fun! We will supply the ingredients to make slime, as well as some add-ins.
Sign up begins on July 13 at the library or by phone.

Join us for an AFTER HOURS party at the library on Thursday, August 2nd from 6:30 – 8:00pm for fun, games & the grand prize drawings.  Pizza, chips & pop will be provided.
Sign up begins on July 12 at the library or by phone.


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