Don’t your kids always look forward to summer reading programs?
The Delray Beach Public Library summer reading programs are happening but just a little different with the new normal.
Don’t worry! There is still lots of fun to be had and there is something for the entire family.
Summer Reading Programs for Kids, Teens and Adults at the Delray Beach Public Library
Monday Virtual Storytime
Every Monday you can tune into the Children’s Department Monday Virtual Storytime at 3:00 PM on Facebook.
Check out Ms. Lovely’s musical story time and language learning experience while reading Penguins Love Their ABC’s by Sarah Aspinall. Watch to the end for a fun craft.
Weekly Spotlight Resource
The Children’s Department encourages library patrons of all ages to check out the Spotlight Resource posted every Monday morning at 10:00 AM on our library Facebook page.This Monday we are spotlighting Boston Children’s Museum.
Suggested Book Reads for Teens
Given what is going on in our country, your Teen Services Librarian would like to share with you some books to read and how important it is to speak up against injustice.
These are all great books to discuss with your friends, family, or a stranger to help spread hope, love, and peace.
All of these are available to check out at the library, so stop by today and grab a copy!
• Stamped by Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. Kendi
• How It Went Down by Kekla Magoon
• Dear Martin by Nic Stone
• Anger is a Gift by Mark Oshiro
• Dreamland Burning by Jennfier Latham
• The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
BeTeen the Lines
Did you miss today’s book discussion?
Not to worry, you can still join in on our next one on Tuesday, June 16th at 3PM. Then, we will be discussing Furyborn by Claire Legrand. The first book in the Empirium Trilogy.
Join our Remind group for the latest information: https://www.remind.com/join/beteens
Don’t’ forget, now that the library is open. You’re welcome to pick up a copy of this book so you’re ready to discuss in two weeks!
Summer Reading Program
Worried your summer won’t be legendary? With our virtual summer reading program through Beanstack, you will have some legendary times! Registration begins on June 8th and runs through July 31st. Complete activities, read books, and earn badges. All will let you earn tickets towards prizes at the end of the summer. Go to delraylibrary.beanstack.com on or after June 8th to take part in the program. Good luck and have fun!
Legendary Times Summer Reading Programs -Make your summer legendary by participating in our Legendary Times summer reading program.
Upcoming virtual programs include a guided book discussion of “Year of Wonders: a novel of the plague” by Geraldine Brooks; a presentation on “The Black Plague” with the ever popular LLI instructor, Stephen Singer; a lecture and discussion of “The Crusades (From the Arab Perspective)” by Mark David Luttio, Ph.D., Professor of Religious Studies and Council Administrator, College of Arts and Sciences and The Snyder Sanctuary at Lynn University; a cool castle escape room for grownups, and more.
The program runs for eight weeks from June 8 through July 31, 2020. Look for the complete program guide in the coming days.
Use the Beanstack app to log reading times and activities completed to be entered in the grand prize drawing. Signup begins June 8 at https://delraylibrary.beanstack.com/reader365
So please register for our summer reading program HERE after June 8. Try your hand at trivia, an adult escape room, and even drawing. Participate in our challenges and programs, log your reading minutes, and share your love for reading.
Delray Beach Public Library is located at 100 W. Atlantic Ave in Delray Beach, Fl.
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