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Libraries are for Making

Teen Tech Week

Each March the library celebrates our teen patrons and technology with a special week of events in conjunction with YALSA, the YA branch of the American Library Association.

Stop by the library this month and check out the special events for Teen Tech Week, March 8-14.  Each library will be offering something and this year’s theme is Libraries are for Making…..

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OverDrive's Big Library Read

The October 2015 Big Library Read has passed.

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Screen Free Week

One week a year, each April, we ask you to join us in community activities to see how long you can go without the influence of television or online media.

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DeMotte, Rensselaer

Spring Festival

Celebrate Spring at the DeMotte Library on the Friday of National Library Week, held each April. Dates vary. Take part in games, a cake walk, Bingo, face painting and more! All proceeds benefit the Friends of the DeMotte Library.

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Adult Summer Reading

Being an adult doesn't mean you can't enjoy Summer Reading! Cool off with a good book or take along an audio book as you travel or work around the house or yard this summer, courtesy of your local library and enter to win prizes in our annual Adult Summer Reading Programs.

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DeMotte, Rensselaer, Wheatfield

Books For Bucks - DeMotte Teen Summer Reading

Each summer at the DeMotte Library, reading will earn young adults the chance to win prizes! Summer Reading is open to teens entering grades 5-12, and all you have to do to participate is stop in the library, pick up a reading record sheet and read!

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Books For Bucks - Wheatfield Teen Summer Reading

Teens, during the summer, reading can earn you cash! Teens who have completed grades 4-11 are invited to register for the Wheatfield Library’s Books for Bucks Summer Reading Program

In addition, to winning coupons to local businesses for reading, weekly entertainment programs will be held.

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Wheatfield

DeMotte Summer Reading

Each summer, children ages 4 through 4th grade are invited to come to the DeMotte Library’s Summer Reading Program.

With the extra incentives of prizes and fun, weekly programs for kids of this age that are held in conjunction with the Summer Reading Program, children in this age group will be excited to read, read, read during the summer months.

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Rensselaer Summer Reading

Children age preschool through grade 5 won’t want to miss the fun at the Rensselaer Library Summer Reading program.

Children participating in summer reading attend fun programs and crafts each week, while reading books throughout the program that will earn them the chance to win prizes.

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Rensselaer Teen Summer Reading

Teens in grades 6-12 are eligible to participate in the library’s Summer Reading Event, and take part in fun weekly programs for this age group.

Check back next year for more information about the next summer reading program, or visit or call the Rensselaer Library at 866-5881.

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