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LIBRARIAN CHAT – 6/14/2021

The sequel to Verify by Joelle Charbonneau, Disclose, arrived so I just had to take a break from the Truman Nominees to read it.   Verify and Disclose are a duology (that means there are only 2 books in the series) and the second book did not disappoint! Meri Beckley is back! After her botched attempt to draw focus to the corruptness of the government, she is trying again.  With the help of  Mrs. Webster, and Gloss magazine, she launches a campaign to draw attention to their cause.  She is also going undercover to try to figure out what is happening… Read More »

LIBRARIAN CHAT – 6/11/2021

All of the 2021-22 Truman Award nominees for 7th-9th grade have arrived and are ready for check-out.  Here are this years nominees: The Crossover by Kwame Alexander (YA F Ale), Fighting Words by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley (YA F Bra), Verify by Joelle Charbonneau (YA F Cha), The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise by Dan Gemeinhart (YA F Gem), The Unteachables by Gordon Korman (YA F Kor), It’s the End of the World as I Know It by Matthew Landis (YA F Lan), The Bone House by Emily Lloyd-Jones (YA F Llo), Other Words for Home by Jasmine Warga (YA F… Read More »

SUMMER READING CLUB STARTS JUNE 7TH

Summer Reading Club is open to all 7- 12th graders who have a library card.  Check out and read books, fill out log sheets and return them to receive incentives throughout the program.  Each log sheet you return allows you to put a ticket into the GRAND PRIZE drawing.  This year you will get to pick which prize drawing your tickets will go into: All About Animals; Movie Night; Gamers; Into Nature.

The first 90 students who sign up for the Summer Reading Club this year will receive a prize just for signing up!  Return your completed first reading log and you will get to pick a paperback book to keep AND receive a Pizza Hut coupon.

Reading log goals:

Youth(7th-12th) 500 pages per log, minimum book size 100 pages

Adapted reading logs are available for students with reading disabilities.  Please talk to the Children’s Librarian.

TUESDAY TEENS STARTS JUNE 8TH

Tuesday Teens will be on Facebook at 1:00 PM on Tuesdays and will be available to view for 3 days.  Take a look at the library calendar for the schedule. A list of materials you will need for the programs will be added to the calendar about a week before each program runs.

July 20th we will run a Take n’ Make program, “Midsummers Night Dream”, just for you teens!   You will need to sign-up in the Children’s department starting June 7th because program participation will be limited.  Pick up your supplies starting July 13, watch the program, and learn how to make a Shakespeare inspired animal mask.  You will need to provide a hot glue gun or glue to do the activity and may use your own supplies if you wish.

 

Upcoming Teen Events at Sedalia Public Library

Jun
22
Tuesday Teens – Animal Sketch Book Project
Facebook
1:00 pm
June 22 @ 1:00 pm - June 25 @ 2:00 pm
Jun
29
Tuesday Teens – Cooking Vegan
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1:00 pm
June 29 @ 1:00 pm - July 2 @ 2:00 pm
Jul
6
Tuesday Teens – Cats
Facebook
1:00 pm
July 6 @ 1:00 pm - July 9 @ 2:00 pm
Jul
13
Tuesday Teens – Folded Book Animals
Facebook
1:00 pm
July 13 @ 1:00 pm - July 16 @ 2:00 pm
Jul
20
Teen Take n’ Make “Midsummers Night Dream”
Facebook
1:00 pm
July 20 @ 1:00 pm - July 23 @ 2:00 pm