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Congratulations to our Summer Reading Program winners and thank you to everyone who participated! Last day to redeem tickets or pick prize books is August 15th.

Summer Programming- Online

Middle School Book Club
Join Miss Sarah to read and discuss The Wild Robot by Peter Brown, the story of a robot who wakes up for the very first time to find that she's alone on a remote, wild island.
Book Club members will receive a copy of the book to read and will participate in weekly discussions with other book club members via Google Meet or in person outside the library.
The Book Club will meet Fridays at 11:00am August 7 through 28. Space is limited and registration is required- please sign up using this Google Form: https://forms.gle/gaYBwQzdDxzyXmno7

Animal Fair
Join us on Google Meet for a virtual show-and-tell of your pet or barnyard pal! Tell us all about your animal—what they like to eat, what games they like to play, or what special abilities they might have, and learn all about your friends' animals too. Wednesday, August 26 at 11:00am.  Email s.gault@buchananlibrary.com to sign up.

Regular Programming
Has been suspended until further notice.

Pokemon Club
Bring your Pokemon cards and have fun battling, trading, or just talking Pokemon! For children 7 to 12.

Story Time
Come sing, dance, listen to stories, and then make a craft. For children up to six years old. .

Jack Knight Cafe
Middle school kids, come play games, do a craft, eat a snack, and chill out after a long day at school!

Geeky Bits Tech Club - featuring littleBits
Classes creating special projects with littleBits for our Certified Geeky Techs are routinely offered. Certification and registration required; space is limited. Sign up at the Front Desk to be notified when the next class is scheduled.

littleBits Beginners Class
New to littleBits?  This is the class for you. Children 8-14 can join our Beginning Bits Class to learn what littleBits is all about and become a Certified Geeky Tech!  Once you are certified then you can sign-up for Geeky Bits Tech Club programs.  You will receive a certificate and button.  Registration required; space is limited. Sign up at the Front Desk to be notified when the next class is scheduled.

What are littleBits?  Click here to see how it works.

To see what is taking place at our Geeky Bits programs take a look at the videos below or check out our YouTube Channel:   

Hammer Slammer Party Game 

Makey Makey Drum Kit  

Remote Controlled Robots

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

This program promotes early literacy skills for children from birth to age five and encourages parent and child bonding through reading.  Sign your child up with Miss Sarah and track your progress.  See Miss Sarah for your welcome packet, which includes a new book, a reading list, and information on early child development and reading.  After each 100 book milestone, your child receives a sticker.  When your child reads 1000 books, his or her photo and name will be proudly displayed in the Desenberg Children's Corner and they will receive a book.  One book a day is 365 books read in 1 year!  Get started today! 

Hour of Code
Learn how to code with games, free and accessible from any computer with the internet! Check it out at HourOfCode.com!

Youth Digital Access Cards
Buchanan Middle and High School students or juvenile residents age 10 to 17 years without a standard library card may be issued a Youth Digital Access Card. The Youth Digital Access Card grants the cardholder access to the library’s digital media collection, including eBooks and audiobooks through Overdrive or Libby. It does not grant access to library computers or checking out circulating items. Those wishing to apply for a Youth Digital Access Card must present a Buchanan School ID, driver’s license, or other ID.