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2016 Summer Reading Program Schedule (Ages 4-12)
Please attend the program scheduled for your age group: 1:00 for ages 4-6 or 2:30 for ages 7-12
Most programs last 45-60 minutes. Parents are welcome to attend. If siblings are in different age groups, choose the time that works best!
Wednesday, July 27
REWARD PARTY! If you submit your reading log listing at least 15 books or 1,000 pages by July 20, 2016, you’re invited to attend the reward party! Enjoy the magic of Archie Wade and refreshments provided by the Rainbow City Lions Club and local businesses. Drawstring backsacks and certificates will be awarded.
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Please bring your own headphones to use on our computers.
In-library access via library computers only. Remote access is not available.
Ages 4 & Up! Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.
Lego® pieces are provided. Donations are always welcome.
Disclaimer: Lego® is a trademark of the Lego® Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize, or endorse this program of Rainbow City Public Library.
Research Your Genealogy
Search for your ancestors on Ancestry Library Edition and discover your unique family history! This resource includes billions of records from around the world, including from U.S., U.K., and Canadian census and vital records, immigration and passport records, periodicals and books, photos, and more. New resources are added frequently. Library use only; remote access is not available.
Or, try Heritage Quest Online from home! You’ll find U.S. federal census records, family histories, published genealogies, historical books, Revolutionary War records, Freedman’s Bank records, and more to help you trace your American ancestors’ paths across history. If you are using Heritage Quest from home you will be prompted for your 14 digit Rainbow City Library Card number.
Join Our Adult Knitting Group
Learn to knit, pick up new skills, get help with your project or find new inspiration. Beginners to Advanced: All adult knitters are welcome! Please bring your own knitting needles and yarn.
Beginning knitters: please ask library staff for a list of recommended yarn and needles.
Read 1000 Books Before Kindergarten!
Read 1000 books to your child before kindergarten!
Stop by the library to pick up a free reading log and start reading! You can count books checked out from the library or books from your own collection.
Visit http://1000booksbeforekindergarten.org/ for more information about the program.
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