Thursday, May 26, 2011
Summer programs offered at B+CS Libraries
Join the Bryan and College Station public libraries this summer for fun events for all ages. Events start on Wednesday, June 1.
Wednesday, June 1 – Mounce Library – Children’s carnival
Thursday, June 2 – Mounce Library – Ice cream, games, crafts for teens/tweens
Friday, June 3 – Mounce Library & Carnegie History Center – Adult receptions
Saturday, June 4 – Ringer Library – Children’s book Character Day
Saturday, June 4 – Ringer Library – Adult reception
Monday, June 6 – Ringer Library – Ice cream party for teens/tweens
Children's events continue each Tuesday at Ringer Library and each Wednesday at Mounce Library in June and July. Children's storytimes are held on Wednesdays, from June 8 through July 20 at Ringer Library and on Thursdays, from June 2 through August 4 at Mounce Library.
Events for teens and tweens are held every Monday at Ringer Library and every Thursday at Mounce. The final event for teens and tweens from both libraries is a pool party at Adamson Lagoon on Monday, August 1. To attend the pool party, you must attend at least 1 other teen or tween event at Mounce or Ringer Library, and you must sign up at least a week in advance. There will also be an art show and talent show at Ringer Library the last weekend in July; if interested, contact Kendra Perkins.
Events for adults include receptions, a monthly reading group, craft workshops, films, and author visits. Author Leslie Huber will be at the Ringer Library on June 28, and there will be a virtual author visit via Skype with author Brianna Karp on June 18.
Readers can also register to keep track of their reading online or at any of the Bryan+College Station public libraries. Reading logs will be available online and in person starting June 1. July 30 is the last day to turn in book reviews for the adult reading program, and July 31 is the last day for children, teens, and tweens to turn in reading logs and get a reward.
Visit the library's website at www.bcslibrary.org or call the libraries for more information.
Larry J. Ringer Library, (979) 764-3416, 1818 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy S, College Station, TX 77845
Clara B. Mounce Public Library, (979) 209-5600, 201 E. 26th St., Bryan, TX 77803
Carnegie History Center, (979) 209-5630, 111 S. Main St., Bryan, TX 77803
Additional Contact Information
Librarian, Larry J. Ringer Library
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