Teens Ages 12 – 18 Register Between May 27 and June 17
- Pick up a reading log and Reading Challenge BINGO Card at the library.
- This program runs from June 10 – August 18
- Bring your reading log and BINGO card to the library to receive a stamp for each challenge completed.
- Each BINGO you achieve earns you a small prize and raffle ticket for our prize drawing.
- BINGO BLACKOUT receives 7 additional raffle tickets.
- Special Teen Summer Activities
- 3-5 p.m June 15 – Make and Take Activity – Duct Tape Projects
- 6-8 p.m. June 29 – Movie Night – Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (PG-13)
- 3- p.m. July 20 – Make and Take Activity – Para-cord Bracelets
- 6-8 p.m. Aug 03 – Movie Night – I Am Number 4 (PG-13)
- 6-8 p.m. Aug. 18 – BINGO Night Party Food, Prizes, Games & FUN
Kids ages 2-12 are invited to participate in our summer reading program at the library. Registration is available between May 27 and June 17.
Join us for Games, Activities, Crafts and More.
Programs are Fridays from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. June 10, 17, 24 and July 1, 8, and 15. Turn in weekly reading logs at the Friday Program to receive your weekly reading award and to be eligible for our end of of summer program prize drawings.
While we encourage attendance at the weekly Friday programs, if you need to miss a Friday, bring in your log during the week to claim your prize and receive credit toward your goal of total minutes read.
Join us Wednesday, May 18 at 7 p.m. for a workshop on Emergency Preparedness: Water, Fuel and Sanitation. Our guest presenter Jed Norwood has 30 years experience as a practitioner of emergency preparedness and is a certified wilderness survival expert. He incorporates his field training into urban situations and helps others learn how to be ready in a crisis. He will focus on how to collect, forage and store water and fuel, and he will address the often overlooked, but critical topic of sanitation. He will underscore how each of these elements are connected and are crucial to the welfare of our families. The presentation is free to the public.
Teens follow our activities on Instagram @afdlteen. Stop by the library and take a “Shelfie-Selfie” with your favorite book. Tag us. We will help you print your photo and hang it on our Shelfie Wall of Fame in the library.
Children’s Day/Book Day or Dia de los Ninos/ Dia de los Libros Celebration Wednesday, April 27 6-7:30 p.m. Bring the family and join us for an evening of Family Fun:
- Free Books
- Games and activities
Children 8 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Each child who participates in the activities will receive a free book and a chance to win a prize in our raffle.
Hosted by the American Falls High School Spanish Classes and the American Falls District Library.
And the March Book Madness Championship Book goes to . . . . .
THE HUNGER GAMES, by Suzanne Collins.
Congratulations to our Grand Prize Winner Tucker Glenn. Tucker submitted the most accurate Tournament Bracket and has won a $20 Amazon gift card. Second Place goes to Jorge Adrainzen and Katie Bischoff each winning a $10 Amazon gift card.
Our Final Round prize drawing winners are Seren Aguilar and Naia Evans. Each will receive a Free Book and a Candy Bar.
Thank you to all participants. Watch for more exciting activities at the library, including a Summer Reading program for teens.
IT’S TIME FOR OUR BOOK SALE!!!
Today (Friday) 2-7
Tomorrow (Saturday) 10-1
VERY limited on Tote Bags. First come, first served. Fill for $10.
Congratulations to our prize winners from Round 3 of MARCH BOOK MADNESS: Mason Smith, Angela Mortensen and Alexia Rivas each won a free book and a candy bar.
TEENS ages 12-18 stop by the library between April 5 – and Saturday April 9 to vote in THE CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND of our book tournament. You will receive a free fun-sized candy for turning in your vote and your name will be placed in this week’s prize drawing. We are down to 2 book titles: Vote today and help us determine the Champion!
Congratulations to our random prize winners from Round 2 of MARCH BOOK MADNESS. Abigail Alcaraz, Eric Laguna and Kamiah Garner each won a free book and a candy bar.
IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO JOIN THE MADNESS!
TEENS ages 12-18 stop the library between March 28 and April 2 to vote in ROUND 3 of our book tournament. You will receive a free fun-sized candy for turning in your vote and your name will be placed in this week’s prize drawing. We are down to 4 book titles: Which will be the Champion?