THE LANE LIBRARIES SUMMER READING ADVENTURE
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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description

Ages 4 - 6

Hear stories read from books that are full of wonderful and rare words, learn about letters and increase your pre-reading skills.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description

Ages 2 - 3

Enjoy books and songs! New words are introduced in this program, including rhymes and patterns that invite children to join in.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description

Ages 2 - 3

Enjoy books and songs! New words are introduced in this program, including rhymes and patterns that invite children to join in.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Hamilton Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time
11:00 AM
Description

Ages newborn - 24 months
Build a foundation for literacy by talking, cuddling and singing to your baby. We introduce music, books and finger plays to support this process.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time
11:00 AM
Description

Ages 2 - 3

Enjoy books and songs! New words are introduced in this program, including rhymes and patterns that invite children to join in.

*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time
11:30 AM
Description

Ages newborn - 24 months
Build a foundation for literacy by talking, cuddling and singing to your baby. We introduce music, books and finger plays to support this process.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time
2:00 PM
Description

All ages

Central YMCA (Hamilton)

 

See juggling, unicycles, comic routines and other amazing feats by members of the My Nose Turns Red Youth Circus.

Library
Hamilton Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description

Ages 4 - 6

Hear stories read from books that are full of wonderful and rare words, learn about letters and increase your pre-reading skills.

Library
Hamilton Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description

All ages

TRI Community Center (Oxford)

Everyone gets wet! The Water Show is full of magic, laughter and audience participation. The Wacky Water Machine makes water disappear, reappear and magically move from one place to another! Be sure to wear your swimsuit, pool shoes or sandals and bring a towel.

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
11:00 AM
Description

Ages newborn - 11 months
Build a foundation for literacy by talking, cuddling and singing to your baby. We introduce music, books and finger plays to support this process.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
11:30 AM
Description

Ages 12 - 24 months
Build a foundation for literacy by talking, cuddling and singing to your baby. We introduce music, books and finger plays to support this process.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
1:00 PM
Description

Ages 2 - 3

Enjoy books and songs! New words are introduced in this program, including rhymes and patterns that invite children to join in.

*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
6:30 PM
Description

All ages, individuals or families welcome.

Sign up for a 15-minute session to practice your reading skills with a registered therapy dog!

Please call (513) 858-3238 ext. 360 to register for a session.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
6:30 PM
Description

All ages

Join in for an evening of family fun. Listen to stories, music, rhymes and complete a family craft.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Friday, July 25, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description
All ages

Stories, songs, finger plays and fun
activities designed for preschoolers.
Younger and older siblings also welcome!
Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Friday, July 25, 2014
Time
2:00 PM
Description

All ages

Join us on Friday afternoons for popcorn and an age appropriate movie.

July 25 – “Meet the Robinsons”

Library
Hamilton Lane Library

Title
Date
Saturday, July 26, 2014
Time
2:00 PM
Description

All ages

Can you walk on eggs or even bounce one? We’ll perform experiments on ordinary eggs to find out why they are called the “incredible, edible egg!”

Library
Hamilton Lane Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 28, 2014
Time
3:00 PM
Description

All ages, individuals or families welcome.

Sign up for a 15-minute session to practice your reading skills with a registered therapy dog!

Please call (513) 894-7156 ext. 120 to register for a session.

Library
Hamilton Lane Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
9:00 AM
Description

Ages 5 - 7

Be sure to stop by the Children’s Area on Tuesdays to complete a super science craft. Crafts will reflect the Library Lab’s theme of the week.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description

Ages 4 - 6

Hear stories read from books that are full of wonderful and rare words, learn about letters and increase your pre-reading skills.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description

Ages newborn - 24 months
Build a foundation for literacy by talking, cuddling and singing to your baby. We introduce music, books and finger plays to support this process.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Hamilton Lane Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description

Ages 4 - 6

Hear stories read from books that are full of wonderful and rare words, learn about letters and increase your pre-reading skills.

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
1:00 PM
Description

Ages 8 - 10

Have fun learning about science with weekly crafts, projects and special visitors!

July 29 – Reptiles: Peter Rushton from P.T. Reptiles with live reptiles, amphibians, arachnids and more!

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description

Ages 4 - 6

Hear stories read from books that are full of wonderful and rare words, learn about letters and increase your pre-reading skills.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description

Ages 2 - 3

Enjoy books and songs! New words are introduced in this program, including rhymes and patterns that invite children to join in.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description

Ages 2 - 3

Enjoy books and songs! New words are introduced in this program, including rhymes and patterns that invite children to join in.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Hamilton Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Time
11:00 AM
Description

Ages newborn - 24 months
Build a foundation for literacy by talking, cuddling and singing to your baby. We introduce music, books and finger plays to support this process.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Time
11:00 AM
Description

Ages 2 - 3

Enjoy books and songs! New words are introduced in this program, including rhymes and patterns that invite children to join in.

*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Time
11:30 AM
Description

Ages newborn - 24 months
Build a foundation for literacy by talking, cuddling and singing to your baby. We introduce music, books and finger plays to support this process.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description

Ages 4 - 6

Hear stories read from books that are full of wonderful and rare words, learn about letters and increase your pre-reading skills.

Library
Hamilton Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Time
11:00 AM
Description

Ages newborn - 11 months
Build a foundation for literacy by talking, cuddling and singing to your baby. We introduce music, books and finger plays to support this process.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Time
11:30 AM
Description

Ages 12 - 24 months
Build a foundation for literacy by talking, cuddling and singing to your baby. We introduce music, books and finger plays to support this process.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Time
1:00 PM
Description

Ages 2 - 3

Enjoy books and songs! New words are introduced in this program, including rhymes and patterns that invite children to join in.

*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 01, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description
All ages

Stories, songs, finger plays and fun
activities designed for preschoolers.
Younger and older siblings also welcome!
Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 01, 2014
Time
2:00 PM
Description

All ages

Join us on Friday afternoons for popcorn and an age appropriate movie.

August 1 – “E.T.”

Library
Hamilton Lane Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 04, 2014
Time
2:00 PM
Description

Ages 5 - 7

Keep your new reader excited about reading with book discussions and activities! Participants can pick up a copy of the book at the Children’s Service Desk. Read it and bring it with you to the discussion.

August 4 – There’s a Fly Guy in my Soup by Tedd Arnold

           

Library
Hamilton Lane Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 04, 2014
Time
6:30 PM
Description

All ages

Fairfield Village Green Amphitheatre

 

Everyone gets wet! The Water Show is full of magic, laughter and audience participation. The Wacky Water Machine makes water disappear, reappear and magically move from one place to another! Be sure to wear your swimsuit, pool shoes or sandals and bring a towel.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description

Ages 4 - 6

Hear stories read from books that are full of wonderful and rare words, learn about letters and increase your pre-reading skills.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description

Ages newborn - 24 months
Build a foundation for literacy by talking, cuddling and singing to your baby. We introduce music, books and finger plays to support this process.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Hamilton Lane Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description

Ages 4 - 6

Hear stories read from books that are full of wonderful and rare words, learn about letters and increase your pre-reading skills.

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description

Ages 4 - 6

Hear stories read from books that are full of wonderful and rare words, learn about letters and increase your pre-reading skills.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description

Ages 2 - 3

Enjoy books and songs! New words are introduced in this program, including rhymes and patterns that invite children to join in.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description

Ages 2 - 3

Enjoy books and songs! New words are introduced in this program, including rhymes and patterns that invite children to join in.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Hamilton Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
Time
11:00 AM
Description

Ages newborn - 24 months
Build a foundation for literacy by talking, cuddling and singing to your baby. We introduce music, books and finger plays to support this process.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
Time
11:00 AM
Description

Ages 2 - 3

Enjoy books and songs! New words are introduced in this program, including rhymes and patterns that invite children to join in.

*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
Time
11:30 AM
Description

Ages newborn - 24 months
Build a foundation for literacy by talking, cuddling and singing to your baby. We introduce music, books and finger plays to support this process.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
Time
2:00 PM
Description

All ages

Join us in celebrating the end of summer reading with fun science experiments, snacks and games. Bring your earned Dewey Dollars along.

Library
Hamilton Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 07, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description

Ages 4 - 6

Hear stories read from books that are full of wonderful and rare words, learn about letters and increase your pre-reading skills.

Library
Hamilton Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 07, 2014
Time
11:00 AM
Description

Ages newborn - 11 months
Build a foundation for literacy by talking, cuddling and singing to your baby. We introduce music, books and finger plays to support this process.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 07, 2014
Time
11:30 AM
Description

Ages 12 - 24 months
Build a foundation for literacy by talking, cuddling and singing to your baby. We introduce music, books and finger plays to support this process.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 07, 2014
Time
1:00 PM
Description

Ages 2 - 3

Enjoy books and songs! New words are introduced in this program, including rhymes and patterns that invite children to join in.

*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 08, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description
All ages

Stories, songs, finger plays and fun
activities designed for preschoolers.
Younger and older siblings also welcome!
Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 11, 2014
Time
6:00 PM
Description

Ages 6 - 8

If you love animals, join us for stories, facts and a cute craft!

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description

Ages 4 - 6

Hear stories read from books that are full of wonderful and rare words, learn about letters and increase your pre-reading skills.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description

Ages newborn - 24 months
Build a foundation for literacy by talking, cuddling and singing to your baby. We introduce music, books and finger plays to support this process.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Hamilton Lane Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description

Ages 4 - 6

Hear stories read from books that are full of wonderful and rare words, learn about letters and increase your pre-reading skills.

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description

Ages 4 - 6

Hear stories read from books that are full of wonderful and rare words, learn about letters and increase your pre-reading skills.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description

Ages 2 - 3

Enjoy books and songs! New words are introduced in this program, including rhymes and patterns that invite children to join in.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description

Ages 2 - 3

Enjoy books and songs! New words are introduced in this program, including rhymes and patterns that invite children to join in.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Hamilton Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Time
11:00 AM
Description

Ages newborn - 24 months
Build a foundation for literacy by talking, cuddling and singing to your baby. We introduce music, books and finger plays to support this process.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Time
11:00 AM
Description

Ages 2 - 3

Enjoy books and songs! New words are introduced in this program, including rhymes and patterns that invite children to join in.

*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Time
11:30 AM
Description

Ages newborn - 24 months
Build a foundation for literacy by talking, cuddling and singing to your baby. We introduce music, books and finger plays to support this process.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Time
6:00 PM
Description

Ages 3 and up

Join us for our annual end of the summer reading program celebration and Dewey Dollar book sale. Celebrate with exciting, hands-on STEM activities and cash in your Dewey Dollars for new books. Refreshments will be provided.

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description

Ages 4 - 6

Hear stories read from books that are full of wonderful and rare words, learn about letters and increase your pre-reading skills.

Library
Hamilton Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Time
11:00 AM
Description

Ages newborn - 11 months
Build a foundation for literacy by talking, cuddling and singing to your baby. We introduce music, books and finger plays to support this process.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Time
11:30 AM
Description

Ages 12 - 24 months
Build a foundation for literacy by talking, cuddling and singing to your baby. We introduce music, books and finger plays to support this process.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Time
1:00 PM
Description

Ages 2 - 3

Enjoy books and songs! New words are introduced in this program, including rhymes and patterns that invite children to join in.

*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Time
6:30 PM
Description

All ages, individuals or families welcome.

Sign up for a 15-minute session to practice your reading skills with a registered therapy dog!

Please call (513) 858-3238 ext. 360 to register for a session.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 15, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description
All ages

Stories, songs, finger plays and fun
activities designed for preschoolers.
Younger and older siblings also welcome!
Library
Oxford Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Time
6:30 PM
Description

All ages

Join in for an evening of family fun. Listen to stories, music, rhymes and complete a family craft.
*Participants must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Time
6:30 PM
Description

All ages, individuals or families welcome.

Sign up for a 15-minute session to practice your reading skills with a registered therapy dog!

Please call (513) 858-3238 ext. 360 to register for a session.

Library
Fairfield Lane Library

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About Summer Reading
Fizz, Boom, Read!: Children's Summer Reading Adventure

For children ages birth - 5

June 1 - August 15

For every book you read and log here, you will be eligible to win one of several baskets of books and educational toys given away throughout the summer!

Prizes will be randomly drawn from eligible participants each month so the more you read, the better!

Thank you to the Friends of the Lane Libraries for supplying this year's prizes!


Reviews
Author
R. A. Montgomery
Title
Blood On The Handle
Author
Bernette Ford & Sam Williams
Title
Princess Puppy