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Tuesday, April 7, 2020 | 4:00-5:00 pm | Youth Activity Room |

Participate in a book discussion with fun activities! The Kids Book Club is for kids reading beginning chapter books. A limited number of copies of each month’s book are provided by the Friends of the Library and are available at the Youth Reference Desk. For more info, contact Youth Services, 541-766-6794.

2020 Schedule:

January 7, 2020: 4:00-5:00 pm: Jasmine Toguchi, Mochi Queen by Debbi Michiko Florence

Jasmine Toguchi, wants to do something before her older sister for once. So when her family comes to visit for New Year’s, she sets her sights on pounding mochi, traditionally a boys-only job.

February 4, 2020: 4:00-5:00 pm: Squish: Super Amoeba by Jennifer L. Holm & Matthew Holm

Squish, a meek amoeba who loves the comic book exploits of his favorite hero, “Super Amoeba,” tries to emulate him when his best friend is threatened by a bully.

March 3, 2020: 4:00-5:00 pm: Craftily Ever After: The Un-Friendship Bracelet by Martha Maker

Emily Adams, Maddie Wilson, Bella Diaz, and Sam Sharma are eight-year-olds with one special thing in common: they love to design, build, and create. In the first book of this new chapter book series, a new student gets between eight-year-old best friends Emily and Maddie–and changes the meaning of their friendship. Will their friendship last and can they make room for others?

April 7, 2020: 4:00-5:00 pm: Hilde Cracks the Case: Hero Dog! by Hilde Lysiak with Matthew Lysiak

Nine-year-old Hilde Lysiak is an aspiring reporter with her own newspaper, the Orange Street News, and she is investigating break-ins and missing baked goods–and with the help of Zeus, a little dog with a big bark, she intends to track down the thief who is trying to steal a win in the Bake-Off Bonanza, one of Selinsgrove’s biggest events.

May 5, 2020: 4:00-5:00 pm: Title TBA

June 2, 2020: 4:00-5:00 pm: Title TBA

July 7, 2020: 4:00-5:00 pm: Title TBA

August 4, 2020: 4:00-5:00 pm: Title TBA

For more information, contact Youth Services: 541-766-6794.