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Summer Reading 2014

Click on the icon below to register!

Summer Reading Kick-Off Party

Downtown Library
Saturday, June 14 * 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Fun for the whole family!
DJ, games, face painters, balloon twisters & refreshments!
Entertainment provided by Glass Productions

Register online for Programs using our Events Calendar!

BocaKids have lots of events to choose from:

@Downtown Library or @Spanish River Library!

 

 

BOCAKIDS @ DOWNTOWN LIBRARY

Story Times

Drop-In Story Time
Downtown Library - Community Room

NO registration...just come and enjoy! (year round)

Thursdays at 10:00 a.m.
Saturdays at 10:00 a.m.

Spanish Bilingual Stories (1st Saturday of each month)

(Children must be accompanied by an adult for all Drop-in Story Times)

  • Online Registration begins Friday, June 6. Programs begin Monday, June 16.
  • Children age four (4) and under may register for ONE (1) story time program in only ONE (1) library location.
  • Library card holders will be given preference to register for programs. Non-cardholders may register three (3) days after registration begins.
Mondays  
10:00-10:30 a.m.
Learning Center

Baby Bookworm, "A Lapsit Program"
(3 months to not-yet-walking, accompanied by an adult)

A "lapsit" program designed for one child and one adult. Infants sit on their caregiver's lap and interact with them, enjoying songs, finger plays, and books.

Registration begins June 6
Dates: 6/16, 6/23, 6/30, 7/7, 7/14, 7/21, 7/28

Tuesdays  
3:00-4:00 p.m.
Learning Center

Mad Science
(5 to 8 year olds - child attends independently)

Explore science concepts with fun activities!

Registration required. You may register for no more than 2 programs (click on a program to register).

5:30-7:30 p.m.
Learning Center

Family Movie
(No registration - all ages, accompanied by an adult)

Free snacks provided.

  • June 3: Frozen (PG)
  • July 1: Iron Giant (PG)
  • August 5: Incredibles (PG)
Wednesdays  
10:00-10:45 a.m.
Learning Center

Summer Tales & Treasures
(walkers to 4 years old, accompanied by an adult)

This multi-age program is filled with lots of rhymes, rhythm, flannel boards, puppets, stories, and a fun craft. Siblings are welcome, too!

Registration begins June 6
Dates: 6/18, 6/25, 7/2, 7/9, 7/16, 7/23, 7/30

Saturday Lego Club
(Grades K - 5, accompanied by an adult)

11:30 - 1:00 p.m.
Community Room West

Special Programs
Fridays at 3:30 p.m.

  • June 20: Karen Climer's Crazy Balloon Show: Incredible Storytelling Through Balloons
  • June 27: Mr Brian & the Boppets: Rock-Musical Puppet Show
  • July 11: Dan Chistopher: Comedy Ventriloquist/Magician
  • July 18: Suzy Hammer: OOOGA the Cave Woman
  • July 25: Sugar & Spice: Funny Magical Puppets
  • August 1: Mike Winters: Unbelievable Magic

*Programs subject to change*

Community Room

Programs are recommended for school aged children.
Children 8 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult.
**Tickets are required for all Special Programs. Tickets are available 1/2 hour before showtime. **
BOCAKIDS @ SPANISH RIVER LIBRARY

Story Times

  • Online Registration begins Friday, June 6. Programs begin Monday, June 16.
  • Children age four (4) and under may register for ONE (1) story time program in only ONE (1) library location.
  • Library card holders will be given preference to register for programs. Non-cardholders may register three (3) days after registration begins.
Mondays  
7:00-7:45 p.m.
Meeting Room

Make & Take Family Craft Time
(4 to 8 year olds, accompanied by an adult)

This creative evening is your special time to share and help your child make & take home a summer craft. Dress for a mess!

Registration begins June 6
Dates: 6/16, 6/23, 6/30, 7/7, 7/14, 7/21, 7/28

Tuesdays  
12:00-1:00 p.m.
Story Room

Brown Bag Book Club
(6 to 8 year olds, child attends independently)

Join us on Tuesday Summer afternoons to talk and enjoy fun activities on selected books. Bring lunch...we will provide the dessert and beverages. Registration begins June 6.

  • June 17: Fizz, Boom, Eat! - What is Science?
  • June 24: Peculiar Pairs - Can We Be Friends?
  • July 1: Power Up! - Roller Coaster
  • July 8: Rain or Shine? - Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs
  • July 15: Have a Blast! - Another Day in the Milky Way
  • July 22: Invent-o-rama - Wendell's Workshop
  • July 29: Robots Rule - The Secret Science Project That Ate the School
Wednesdays  
10:00-10:45 a.m.
Story Room

Summer Tales & Treasures
(walkers to 4 years old, accompanied by an adult)

This multi-age program is filled with lots of rhymes, rhythm, flannel boards, puppets, stories, and a fun craft. Siblings are welcome, too!

Registration begins June 6
Dates: 6/18, 6/25, 7/2, 7/9, 7/16, 7/23, 7/30

Thursdays  
10:00-10:45 a.m.
Story Room

Summer Tales & Treasures
(walkers to 4 years old, accompanied by an adult)

This multi-age program is filled with lots of rhymes, rhythm, flannel boards, puppets, stories, and a fun craft. Siblings are welcome, too!

Registration begins June 6
Dates: 6/19, 6/26, 7/3, 7/10, 7/17, 7/24, 7/31

Family Mad Science Night
Spin, Pop, Boom!

Wednesday, June 25 * 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Meeting Room

Free tickets are available 1/2 hour before program.
For children 5 to 10 years old accompanied by an adult.

Explore a thrilling combination of chemistry and physics with this
Spin, Pop, Boom! Show.

A young reader shares a story with Baxter, a registered therapy dog. Baxter’s handler is a member of the Share-A-Pet organization, a volunteer program providing qualified handlers and their therapy dogs the opportunity to interact with children in a supportive positive way, building confidence in reading skills in our relaxing library environment.

Baxter and other wonderful therapy dogs are available at both Libraries!
By appointment only; call or visit and find out more.
Spanish River Library: 561-544-8584

Special Programs
Fridays at 3:30 p.m.

  • June 20: Mr Brian & the Boppets: Rock-Musical Puppet Show
  • June 27: Dan Chistopher: Comedy Ventriloquist/Magician
  • July 11: Suzy Hammer: OOOGA the Cave Woman
  • July 18: JiggleMan: Jumping, Joking & Jiggling
  • July 25: Mike Winters: Unbelievable Magic
  • August 1: Sugar & Spice: Funny Magical Puppets

*Programs subject to change*

Meeting Room

Programs are recommended for school aged children.
Children 8 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult.
**Tickets are required for all Special Programs. Tickets are available 1/2 hour before showtime. **