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Baker After School Center
Register for all of the following Young Adult Programs starting June 10th
Thursday, June 26th 2:30-3:30
Henna by Heather will be our first summer program. Learn about the science and history of henna. Draw your own patterns. Have henna applied by professional henna artist, Heather Caunt-Nulton. Anyone 11-17 can register online.
Safe Sitter Course
Are you interested in babysitting? Hasbro’s Safe Sitter program will be coming on Monday, July 7th , (9:00-4:00). Registration will start on June 10th and must be done in person in the library. Essential skills are taught by registered nurses for kids ages 11 to 14. There is a $45 fee for the program, which includes all materials.
Stomp Rockets with Miss Babs and Miss Rhonda
Learn how to make your own stomp rocket and then fly it.
Anyone from age 8-14 can register online.
It will be held on July 10th from 3:00-4:30 on the front yard. Rain date will be July 15th from 3:00-4:30.
Start summer reading without library fines. Return your overdue library books to the Smithfield High School and Gallagher Middle School Libraries until the last day of school.
Minecraft is coming to the Baker Room!!!
It will be on Wednesday afternoons this summer from July 2 to August 6. We will have 10 computers set up to play Minecraft on our own server. The sign up on our website for computer use will be available the previous Wednesday. If you own your own Minecraft account you may bring your own laptop or use one here to play along on our server. Teens looking for a place to come, relax, and cool off should stop by. Hours will be from 2:30-4:30.
Book Buddies is a great way to earn some community service hours during the summer. If you love reading to children, this is the program for
you. There are 2 sessions, one at 10:30 and the other at 6:30 every Tuesday from July 1 - August 5. Registration is in person at the Welcome Desk.
Sign up will start on June 1, any questions please call Rhonda at 949-3630x115
Community Service Available
Stop by to see Rhonda for the opportunities available this summer.
Summer Reading Program ~ 2014
“Spark a Reaction” is the theme this year. Registration begins June 30 for the program which runs until August 8. If you are between the ages of 11-17 come in to sign up. There will be weekly prizes, incentive coupons, book buddies, special programs and more. A brochure with all of the programs will be available on our website and in the library.
Stop by the Young Adult Area
for “Do It Yourself” crafts and/or activities.
With every activity there is a random prize drawing at the conclusion. The first part of the month we will be filling the bulletin board with “quilt squares” of our favorite books.
Keep up with young adult news and like us on Facebook at ÅgGreenville Public Library TeenScapeÅh
Celebrate the end of the school year with an ice cream party on Monday, June 16th. Baker Room from 3:00-5:00.