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Library News July 16
Scholastic Book Fair
It’s time for all of our Summer Readers to exchange their completed reading logs for a book of their choice at the Scholastic Book Fair. The book fair is sponsored by The Friends of the Library and is being held this week only during regular business hours at both library branches. Books are also available for purchase at BOGO pricing!
School Supplies for Fines
Donate school supplies at either library branch and receive $1 off any overdue fees for each packaged item.
Accepted items include but are not limited to crayons/24 pack, thin highlighters, construction paper, a package of glue sticks, a package of pencils, pencil holders, facial tissues, duct tape, two pocket folders with brads in middle. Recieve $5 off fees with the donation of a backpack. Donations will be accepted through July 28. Fees cannot be waived for lost or damaged materials. Donated items will be distributed by the Casa Grande Elementary School District.
First Things First Fun Van at Main
The Fun Van is a FREE program for parents/grandparents/caregivers and accompanying children ages 0-5 years old. This program can foster a love of books by developing a habit of reading with your child from a variety of quality literature you borrow and return each week. It also teaches parents reading strategies to expand their child’s thinking and promotes language and literacy development. Fridays at the Main Library from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
The Lounge for Teens at Vista Grande
The Boys and Girls Club is hosting a special Summer program for high school students. The Lounge will be open Monday through Friday from 12:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Beginning Adult Spanish
Are you interested in learning Spanish? The library is offering a FREE one hour weekly class for Adults (18+) wanting to learn Spanish. The class will be taught by Ms. Jen Heward every Tuesday from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the Vista Grande Library. No registration necessary. Walk-ins welcome!
Advanced Spanish Conversation Group
Join us every Tuesday to brush up on your Spanish conversational skills with games and discussion! At the Vista Grande Library from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Come to the Vista Grande Library to learn about the largest social networking site in the world. Students will learn what takes place when you post on facebook, how to like a post, how to add a profile picture, and much more. Wednesday, July 18 from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
The Main Library is offering a class to learn how to search, navigate, and browse the internet as well as the basics of using email. Thursday, July 19 from 2:30 -4:30.
Tech Help – Fridays at Vista Grande Library
Library staff will answer questions about your device, loading ebooks, apps, music, and solving those annoying little problems that we all have from time to time! You must bring your own device. Drop in on Fridays between 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.