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Summer Reading Program for Children 2017 - LSC-CyFair

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June 5 - August 5, 2017!

 Events in June | July | August

Summer Reading Program (SRP) Flier - PDF

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Baby Time is a year-round program on Mondays at 9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., and 11:30 a.m. For children up to 24 months old, it features stories, rhymes, and songs. Playtime after the stories may include parachutes, toys, or musical instruments. Limited to 25 children per session.

Monday at the Movies is a summer program on Mondays at 2:00 p.m. (except June 12 and July 10). For all ages. Limited to 80 people - children and adults get tickets.

Toddler Time is a year-round program on Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., and 11:30 a.m. For children 2 to 3 ½ years old, it features books, fingerplays, songs, movement and occasional crafts. Limited to 30 children per session.

Tween & Teen Tech Tuesday is a summer program to let off some STEAM on Tuesdays in June and July at 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m. in the Teen Room. For children and teens 10-18 years old. Ticket distribution at the adult reference desk begins 30 minutes before start time.

Tween Craft is a summer program on Tuesdays at 2:00 p.m. For children 10-12 years old, it features a creative summertime activities. Meet in the Kids' Corner. Limited to 35 tween-aged children who are participating in the event.

Baby Pajama Boogie is a year-round program on the first Tuesday of the month at 6:00 p.m. For children up to 24 months old, it features stories, music, and movement to wiggle and giggle the way to bedtime. Limited to 25 children.

Family Story Time is a year-round program on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at 6:30 p.m. For all ages, it features stories, songs, fingerplays, and occasional crafts. An age-appropriate activity or craft will be available for ticketed children. Limited to 35 children.

Preschool Story Time is a year-round program on Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m. For children 3-6 years old, it features stories, songs, fingerplays and occasional crafts. Limited to 35 children per session.

Wednesday Activities is a summer program with a different activity every Wednesday beginning June 14 at 2:00 p.m. Pick up tickets and a map at the Kids' Corner, then meet in the Conference Center 152. For children of all ages. Limited to 200 children.

Spanish Story Time/Tiempo de Cuentos en Español is a year-round program on Thursdays at 11:00 a.m. and (summer only) 12:00 p.m. For children 2-6 years old, it features stories, songs, fingerplays, and occasional crafts. Limited to 35 children per session. (Historias, rimas y canciones en Español. Manualidad apropiada a la edad para los niños con ticket, o actividad después de las historias - límite: 35 boletos por sesión.)

Thursday Family Fun Activities are summer programs on Thursdays at 5:30 p.m. Building Brains begins the fun at 5:30 p.m. and Family Game Night at 6:30 p.m. caps the evening. For children of all ages. Limited to 40 tickets per session.

More Details on Program Guidelines:

  • Most children's programs are ticketed. See specific program descriptions for ticketing information. Tickets for programs are free and available 1 hour prior to the program at the children’s reference desk.
  • Tickets will not be available 15 minutes after any program as started.
  • Tickets are limited to the numbers listed and are available on a first-come basis. The age-appropriate child must be present to get a ticket for the ticketed program.
  • We do require that 1 child per family be within the age range of the program in order to attend.
  • Tickets will be given out to the child(ren) within the age range of the program. Siblings can attend as a guest. Crafts will be given to the ticketed child only. 
  • Day care groups - Please call 281.290.3211 to schedule a visit. 
  • Information for Persons with Disabilities  - Harris County Public Library will make reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities who are interested in attending library programs. To make a request for yourself or someone you know, please notify the Branch Librarian two working days in advance of the program.

Más Acerca de Nuestros Programas:

  • Los boletos están disponibles 1 hora antes del comienzo de cada programa en el escritorio del Kids Corner.
  • Los boletos no estarán disponibles 15 minutos después de que haya comenzado cada programa.?
  • Los boletos se repartirán a los niños cuya edad esté dentro del rango de edad del programa.
  • El niño deberá estar presente para recibir su boleto.
  • Hermanos del niño pueden entrar como invitados.
  • Las manualidades se repartirán solamente a los niños que entraron con boleto.
  • Información Para las Personas con Discapacidades: La Biblioteca Pública del Condado de Harris hará los ajustes razonables para las personas con discapacidades que estén interesados ??en asistir a los programas de la biblioteca. Para realizar una solicitud para usted o alguien que usted conoce, por favor notifique a la Bibliotecaria dos días antes del comienzo del programa.
Read Books. Do Activities. Earn Points. Win Prizes.
  1. Register online or visit the library and our staff can assist you with registration starting June 5.
  2. Earn 10 points for reading a book.
  3. Earn 5 points for 20 minutes of reading.
  4. Earn 5 points for writing a review of a book.
  5. Earn 5 points for doing an activity.
  6. Participants log activities based in the following categories: Build, Discover, Live, Sense, and Transform.
  7. Reach levels of achievement and receive a prize (while supplies last)!
    • 100 points = Planner
    • 200 points = Designer
    • 300 points = Builder
    • 400 points = Developer
    • 500 points = Engineer
Lee libros. Haz actividades. Gana puntos. Gana premios.
  1. Regístrese en línea en http://www.hcpl.net ó visite su sucursal local y el personal de la biblioteca lo puede asistir con el registro.
  2. Gana 10 puntos por registrar un libro.
  3. Gana 5 puntos por registrar 20 minutos de lectura.
  4. Gana 5 puntos por escribir una reseña.
  5. Gana 5 puntos por hacer una actividad.
  6. Los participantes registrarán actividades basadas en las siguientes categorías: Construir, Descubrir, Vivir, Sentir, y Transformar.
  7. Gana premios. Todos los premios se darán mientras duren las reservas.
    • 100 puntos = Planificador
    • 200 puntos = Diseñador
    • 300 puntos = Constructor
    • 400 puntos = Desarrollador
    • 500 puntos = Ingeniero

June 2017 Events

 

  • Monday, June 5 - Summer Reading Program Sign-Up Begins!
    • Baby Story Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Monday at the Movies - Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone - © Warner Bros. [PG] at 2:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, June 6
    • Toddler Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Tween and Teen Tech Tuesday at 12:30 p.m.
    • Tween Craft at 2:00 p.m.
    • Baby Pajama Boogie at 6:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 7
    • Preschool Story Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Kickoff Registration Celebration at 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, June 8
    • Spanish Story Time/Tiempo de Cuentos at 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
    • Family Fun Activities! - Harry Potter craft at 5:30 p.m. 
    • Family Game Night at 6:30 p.m.
  • Monday, June 12
    • Baby Story Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Name That Book Workshop at 2:00 p.m. (grades 3-5, limit 40)
  • Tuesday, June 13
    • Toddler Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Tween and Teen Tech Tuesday at 12:30 p.m.
    • Tween Craft at 2:00 p.m.
    • Family Story Time at 6:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 14
    • Preschool Story Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Crocodile Encounter at 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, June 15
    • Spanish Story Time/Tiempo de Cuentos at 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
    • Family Fun Activities! - Gears and Connectors at 5:30 p.m. 
    • Family Game Night at 6:30 p.m.
  • Monday, June 19
    • Baby Story Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Monday at the Movies - The Lego Movie - © Warner Bros. [PG] at 2:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, June 20
    • Toddler Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Tween and Teen Tech Tuesday at 12:30 p.m.
    • Tween Craft at 2:00 p.m.
    • My First Book Club at 6:30 p.m. (registration required at the children's reference desk starting April 18 - ages 7-9, limit 24)
  • Wednesday, June 21
    • Preschool Story Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Build a Better World at 2:00 p.m.
    • Tween Book Club at 6:30 p.m. (registration required at the children's reference desk starting April 12 - ages 10-12, limit 24)
  • Thursday, June 22
    • Spanish Story Time/Tiempo de Cuentos at 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
    • Family Fun Activities! - Build a Craft at 5:30 p.m. 
    • Family Game Night at 6:30 p.m.
  • Monday, June 26
    • Baby Story Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Monday at the Movies - Lego Batman: DC Super Heroes Unite - © Warner Home Video [NR] at 2:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, June 27
    • Toddler Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Tween and Teen Tech Tuesday at 12:30 p.m.
    • Tween Craft at 2:00 p.m.
    • Family Story Time at 6:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 28
    • Preschool Story Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Nature Discovery Center at 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, June 29
    • Spanish Story Time/Tiempo de Cuentos at 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
    • Family Fun Activities! - Lego® Builders at 5:30 p.m. 
    • Family Game Night at 6:30 p.m.

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July 2017 Events

  • Monday, July 3
    • Baby Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Monday at the Movies - Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - © Warner Bros. [PG] at 2:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, July 4 - Library Closed for Independence Day Holiday
  • Wednesday, July 5
    • Preschool Story Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Houston Audubon Society at 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, July 6
    • Spanish Story Time/Tiempo de Cuentos at 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
    • Family Fun Activities! - Harry Potter craft at 5:30 p.m.
    • Family Game Night at 6:30 p.m.
  • Monday, July 10
    • Baby Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Name That Book Workshop at 2:00 p.m. (grades 3-5, limit 40)
  • Tuesday, July 11
    • Toddler Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Tween and Teen Tech Tuesday at 12:30 p.m.
    • Tween Craft at 2:00 p.m.
    • Family Story Time at 6:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, July 12
    • Preschool Story Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Puppet Pizzazz at 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, July 13
    • Spanish Story Time/Tiempo de Cuentos at 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
    • Family Fun Activities! - Gears and Connectors at 5:30 p.m.
    • Family Game Night at 6:30 p.m.
  • Monday, July 17
    • Baby Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Monday at the Movies - Moana - © Walt Disney Animation Studios [PG] at 2:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, July 18
    • Toddler Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Tween and Teen Tech Tuesday at 12:30 p.m.
    • Tween Craft at 2:00 p.m.
    • My First Book Club at 6:30 p.m. (registration required at the children's reference desk starting June 20 - ages 7-9, limit 24)
  • Wednesday, July 19
    • Preschool Story Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Zumba for Kids at 2:00 p.m.
    • Tween Book Club at 6:30 p.m. (registration required at the children's reference desk starting June 21 - ages 10-12, limit 24)
  • Thursday, July 20
    • Spanish Story Time/Tiempo de Cuentos at 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
    • Family Fun Activities! - Build a Craft at 5:30 p.m.
    • Family Game Night at 6:30 p.m.
  • Monday, July 24
    • Baby Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30  a.m./11:30  a.m.
    • Monday at the Movies - Trolls - © 20th Century Fox [PG] at 2:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, July 25
    • Toddler Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Tween and Teen Tech Tuesday at 12:30 p.m.
    • Tween Craft at 2:00 p.m.
    • Family Story Time at 6:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, July 26
    • Preschool Story Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Magician John Bryant at 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, July 27
    • Spanish Story Time/Tiempo de Cuentos at 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
    • Family Fun Activities! - Lego® Builders at 5:30 p.m. 
    • Family Game Night at 6:30 p.m.
  • Monday, July 31
    • Baby Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30  a.m./11:30  a.m.
    • Monday at the Movies - Beauty and the Beast (animated) - © Walt Disney Pictures [PG] at 2:00 p.m.

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August 2017 Events

  • Tuesday, August 1
    • Toddler Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Baby Pajama Boogie at 6:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, August 2
    • Preschool Story Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • End of Summer Celebration at 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, August 3
    • Spanish Story Time/Tiempo de Cuentos at 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
    • Family Fun Activities! - Build a Craft at 5:30 p.m.
    • Family Game Night at 6:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, August 5 - Summer Reading Program Ends
  • Monday, August 7
    • Baby Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30  a.m./11:30  a.m.
    • Monday at the Movies - Rio - © 20th Century Fox [G] at 2:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, August 8
    • Toddler Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
    • Family Story Time at 6:30 p.m
  • Wednesday, August 9
    • Preschool Story Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
  • Thursday, August 10
    • Spanish Story Time/Tiempo de Cuentos at 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
    • Family Fun Activities! - Gears and Connectors at 5:30 p.m.
    • Family Game Night at 6:30 p.m.
  • Monday, August 14
    • Baby Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30  a.m./11:30  a.m.
    • Monday at the Movies - Rio 2 - © 20th Century Fox [G] at 2:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, August 15
    • Toddler Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
  • Wednesday, August 16
    • Preschool Story Time at 9:30 a.m./10:30 a.m./11:30 a.m.
  • Thursday, August 17
    • Spanish Story Time/Tiempo de Cuentos at 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
    • Family Fun Activities! - Puzzles at 5:30 p.m.
    • Family Game Night at 6:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, August 19 - Last day to Pick Up Prizes!

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Please Note: To Allow for Adequate Fall Event Preparation, Kids' Corner Programs Will Resume September 4. See You Then!
 

Thanks to the Lone Star College-CyFair Branch Friends of the Library for their generous support of the Summer Reading Program 2017!


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Maintained by: P. Gonzales-Assistant Director for Children's Services
paula.m.gonzales@lonestar.edu