Summer Reading-It’s Not Just for Kids

SRP 2013BHCPL’s Summer Reading Program is not just for children.  Adults can join in, too.  Just register online, read 5 books or 600 minutes between June 3 and August 10, log your titles or minutes online, and you’re automatically entered in drawings for ereaders and gift cards.  Give the Amazing Read challenges a try for additional fun!

Book Sale June 15

Book sale_3The Friends of the Fairbanks Library are having a book sale this Saturday, June 15, from 10:00-3:00, in the library meeting room. They have a great selection of all kinds of books, including many that look brand new.  They also have a lot of VHS tapes and some DVDs and CDs. The prices are fantastic! Come and buy lots of stuff! All proceeds benefit the Fairbanks Library and help provide funding for library programs and materials.  Anyone who is interested in helping set up for the sale on Friday or work the sale on Saturday, please leave your name and phone number with the library staff. [Clipart ©JupiterImages.]

Snakes Do's and Don'ts

Do you want to learn more about snakes found around the Houston area?  And how to be safe around snakes?  Then you are encouraged to attend the "Texas Snakes" program at the Fairbanks Branch Library on Thursday, June 13 at 2:00 PM.  This program is just one of the many programs offered as part of the of the Summer Reading Program at the Fairbanks Branch Library.  See you then!

Summer Volunteers Needed

The summer is a great time to volunteer at your library.  Library volunteers help with shelving, book sales, and other projects as needed.  You can download an application or pick one up at the front desk.  Both teens and adults are welcome.  For more information on volunteering click here.

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Destination: The Circus

During the summer, the Preschool Storytimes at the Fairbanks Branch Library will focus on a particular theme.  The theme for Preschool Storytime at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, June 4 is "The Circus."  Please join us then as we share picture books and activities related to a trip to the circus.  No ticket necessary.  See you then and Keep on Reading!