Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Look what we did today!

We made super-cool squish art masterpieces!

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Tuesday, June 28, 2011

African Masks Take Over Library!

Walking, talking African masks took over the library today!

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Come on down to the library - there's a lot going on! Can't get here right away?

Visit to register for summer reading, find booklists, play games, and register for events.

Monday, June 27, 2011


Who is Nigel the Roaming Gnome?
The Summer Reading Program starts tomorrow, Tuesday, June 28! The theme is One World, Many Stories - and beginning tomorrow, you can register online, find booklists, sign up for programs, play games and more by visiting Look for the Summer Reading Link! Or visit the library to register...we've got a lot going on this summer!

Friday, June 24, 2011


We're gearing up for a great summer! Our Summer Reading Program (One World, Many Stories) begins next Tuesday, June 28. Beginning June 28, you can sign up in the library or register on our website ( You'll be able to download a Reading Log and a Gov.'s Summer Reading Challenge Journal, find some great book suggestions, and play some fun games on our website, too!

We've got a lot of great events going on at the library this summer - check out our EVENTS PAGE.  You can register for most programs online (or call the Children's Room at 742-7606).

We can't wait to see everyone!

Monday, June 20, 2011

Pottermore...Coming Soon!

Have you heard? J.K. Rowling has a mysterious new website (
there's not much there at the moment except a cryptic "Coming Soon."

For a little more info, check out J.K. Rowling's YouTube announcement page at For now, it only reads "The owls are gathering...Find out why soon," and features a clock counting down the seconds until this Thursday, June 23. What does it all mean? Rowling's representatives have said the site is not about " a new book" and "not directly related" to the upcoming film. So what's it all about? There are a lot of possible ideas floating around out there...what do you think it's all about?

Monday, June 13, 2011

Summer Events

Our Summer newsletter is here! Check out our complete list of summer events for kids and families on our Events page. We've got a lot going on this summer!

Remember...the One World, Many Stories Reading Program (for ages birth and up) begins on June 28! Sign up in the library or online.

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Judy Moody!

Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer is coming to the theaters this Friday, June 10. Get ready for the movie by reading the books by Megan McDonald first! Check 'em out at the library, and visit the official Judy Moody website for more info about the books and the movie (and other fun stuff)!
You can also read about Judy Moody's little brother, Stink, in his own series of books! 
The Judy Moody books (in order of publication) are:
1. Judy Moody (Was In A Mood)
2. Judy Moody Gets Famous
3. Judy Moody Saves the World
4. Judy Moody Predicts the Future
5. Judy Moody, M.D.: the Doctor Is In
6. Judy Moody Declares Independence
7. Judy Moody: Around the World in 8 1/2 Days
8. Judy Moody Goes to College
9. Judy Moody: Girl Detective                                                                                                   

Monday, June 6, 2011

WHO IS...Nigel the Roaming Gnome?

WHO IS...Nigel the Roaming Gnome? He's coming to the Booth & Dimock Memorial Library this summer...stay tuned!!