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Greenville, RI 02828
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Children's Room News

September 2014

Congratulations to all of the children ages 3 ½ - 10 who participated in the FIZZ BOOM READ 2014 Summer Reading Program .Collectively the children read hundreds of hours during the seven week program ! A big, thank you, goes out to the following sponsors who made the program possible:
RI Office of Library and Information Services, Institute of Museum and Library services, the Friends of the Greenville Public Library, the Smithfield YMCA, UNO Chicago Grill, A & W Restaurants, the Pawtucket Red Sox, Citizens Bank and Pepsi Cola.
Thank you to all of the parents, caregivers , aunts, uncles and grandparents who brought their children to the library all summer in order to participate in the rich and varied summer reading programs and performances. Your dedication and enthusiasm is greatly appreciated!
Registration for the fall series of story times will take place from September 22- 27. Turtle time for children from 1 ½ - 2 ½ will be held on Mondays at 10:15. Toddler Story time for children 2 ½ -3 ½ will take place on Fridays at 10:15 or 11:15. Preschool Story time for children 3 ½ - K will take place on Wednesdays at 10:30 or 1:00 pm. Registration is required for all story times and may be done by phone or in person. Sessions will begin October 6th. Please call 949-3630 x2.

Back to School Craft
Go back to school in style with a fun pencil topper and a felt bookmark! Children ages 6-10 are invited to join us on Wednesday September 17, at 4 PM, for this fun craft. Registration begins on September 2.
Children’s Room Bubble
Aidan Curry who is 8 years old will display his pirate collection. He has been collecting pirates since he was little Stop by the children’s room to view Aidan’s fun collection!
Bryant University Tutors
The Greenville Public Library and Bryant University are once again participating in a Federal – Work Study Program as part of the America Reads Challenge to provide tutors to elementary school children who would like extra help in improving their math skills and reading comprehension. We hope to team up several students from our community with a Bryant student for tutoring sessions that will begin in late September /early October. Applications may be picked up in the Children’s Room of the library beginning August 12 and need to be returned by August 25. Please call 949-3630 x 2 for more information. Space is limited and will be filled on a first come first serve basis.

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