Summer Reading Registration starts today! Come to the library to sign-up your pre-reader, elementary school reader, tween, or teen!
Summer reading runs until August 10th, at which time anyone who has met the goals of their age group and earned a ticket can attend the Ice Cream Social.
We now carry Playaway View, a way for children to listen to audio books or watch books on video! We have the following titles:
Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus and Other Stories
Good Night Gorilla and Other Favorite Animal Stories
How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight? and Other Tales
Lots & Lots of Animal Stories for Kids vol. 1 Bears
Lots & Lots of Animal Stories for Kids vol. 2 Whales
Sesame Street Imagine That!
Sing Along with Sesame Street vol. 2
The Tiny Seed and Other Stories for Earth Day
The Amazing World of Dinosaurs
Click here to download the Babcock Library event calendar for the summer!
Be sure to check out our Children’s, Young Adults, and Adults pages for more details on events.
Summer Reading Program
The 2018 Summer Reading Program begins June 25th and runs until August 10th. Come into the library between June 17th and August 3rd to sign up and participate. There are three different programs this year: Pre-Readers, Elementary School Readers, and Tweens and Teens.
Pre-Readers- Enjoy having books read to them, with every book read to them they earn a sticker and a raffle ticket. Earn 6 stickers and they earn a ticket to our Summer Ice Cream Social on August 10th.
Elementary School Readers – Read on their own with little help, Read a book and write a short paragraph about why you liked or disliked the book and you will receive a sticker and a raffle ticket. After six book reviews you will receive a ticket to our Summer Ice Cream Social on August 10th. Keep reading to earn more raffle tickets.
Tweens and Teens – Read 2 books each week and write a short review about the book; turn in your reviews and earn a sticker and a raffle ticket for each review. Read a total of 12 books earn a ticket to the Summer Ice Cream Social on August 10th.
Summer Ice Cream Social
Friday, August 10th at 2:30 Must have earned a Ticket to attend!
The library will be closed on Monday, May 28th in observance of Memorial Day.