Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Photo Contest!

Love Oz? Love Coronado? Take a picture that shows Oz in Coronado and submit it to the library as a part of this contest!

You have until July 25th to submit a picture. Entry forms are available at the library.

Friday, June 20, 2014

Don't forget to sign up!

Teen Summer Reading runs until July 29th! Sign up to get great prizes today!

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Cupcake Decorating Contest Today!

 Summer Reading Program Teen Event: Animal Cupcake Decorating Contest! 

We provide the supplies, you create an animal inspired cupcake!  

There will be prizes for the Best Mythical, Best Zoo Animal, Best Animal You’d Find at Home, Most Creative, and Judges Choice! And you'll get to eat your creation after judging!

This event is for those entering 6th-12th grade in the fall

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Teen Summer Reading Program Kick Off Party!!!

Come join us as we kick off our summer reading program! We'll have ice cream, board games, and the Wii and xBox ready to play!  There will also be great door prizes to win! This event is for all teens in 6th through 12th grade. We'll meet in the Winn Room!

Don't forget to sign up for the Teen Summer Reading Program! It's a fun way to get great prizes just for reading!

Monday, June 9, 2014

Before I Fall

video

by Lauren Oliver

a 1 Minute Book Talk

Teen Summer Reading Program Begins Today!

The Teen Summer Reading Program has officially begun!


You can come in anytime the library is open to sign up or report on the books you read. For a chance to win prizes you just need to come into the library with the book, or books, you read and fill out a short review about them. For the first 3, 6, and 9 books you read you automatically get a prize AND a chance to enter out grand prize drawing.  The Grand Prizes are a bike, generously donated by Hollands, and a Google Nexus Tablet! You also get a ticket to enter our weekly raffle for every book you read. Weekly raffle prizes range from movie tickets to gift certificates to local restaurants and shops!

We will have events every Wednesday at 2pm. We’ll start with a kick off party with cupcake decorating and games. The rest of the summer will include crafts, movies and events like a cupcake decorating contest so make sure to check the dates!

The summer reading program runs from June 9th thru July 30th, so start reading now for chances to win great prizes!

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Summer Opportunities at the Library!

Congrats to all graduates and everyone who made it through the school year!


Don't forget that the Teen Summer Reading Program begins on June 9th!
Sign up at the adult reference desk from June 9-July 29th. We have great prizes for reading 3, 6, or 9 books. Our Grand Prizes this year are a bike and a Galaxy tablet! Make sure you are reading and reporting your books for a chance to win some great prizes!

With summer coming, you might be looking for a fun way to occupy some of your time. Look no further than our Junior Volunteers Program!  To be a Junior Volunteer you need to be entering grades 6-12 in the fall.  All you have to do is come to the children's reference desk and fill out an application!  

We have lots of great opportunities for you to volunteer, from working in the summer reading booth helping kids report on the books they read, to helping with all the events!  Some of the most popular events include the Fourth of July T-Shirt Decorating Day, Harry Potter Day, and Field Day.  Make sure to come by and sign up to help at whichever ones you want to!

If you are a entering your junior or senior year in high school, you can also volunteer to be a part of our Teen Tech Team! As a volunteer with the Teen Tech Team you will be helping people set up or use their smart mobiledevices, including but not limited to iPhones, iPads, iPods, Kindles, Galaxys, etc.

For more information or to sign up, please contact Jacqueline Luna, Teen Librarian at j.luna@coronado.lib.ca.us or 619-522-2479. Applications can be picked up at the adult or teen reference desks.