Mark your calendar with these upcoming events!!

2018 Summer Reading Program

Libraries Rock

July 12th-August 16th

Please stop by the library to sign up for our Summer Reading Program or call the library at 236-3440. Interested families can also email Miss Amy at alhand@librarycamden.org to sign up.

Come get ready to rock and read with Libraries Rock! Our Summer Reading Programs will gather on Thursdays starting July 12th. This is open to ages 4-7 from 10-11:00 am, and then for ages 8-12 from 11:30-12:30.  Rock wall, rock science, Rock and Roll, rock games, story rocks, rock band photo-op and rockin’ out with Rob Duquette, books, books and more books!

June 1st ~ Sign-ups for Summer Reading Program begin.

July 12th ~ Summer kick-off!! Libraries Rock! Join Miss Amy and Loraine and Adventure Climbing as we scale the traveling rock wall right here at the library!  Please call to sign kids up! Adventure Climbing will be here from 10am to 2pm with certified instructors to guide us safely up!.climbing-wall

July 19th ~ We’ll be taking on some awesome Rock science!!  From rock candy, to geodes, to crystal growth, to making sedimentary rocks and more!  Come Rock with us!!

July 26th ~ Join us for some Rock ball.  We’ll meet in the Amphitheater and play some fun games with rocks.  Rock checkers, rock badminton, and others, Stories and rocks, what more could you want?

August 2nd ~ Have you ever wanted to be in a Rock Band?  Here’s your chance!  Come make instruments, and pose for an awesome photo-op and let your inner Rocker loose!

August 9th ~ Have you ever been stuck for a story idea?  Well, this will help!  We’ll be painting story rocks with pictures of things we like and then everyone will get a bag to store their rock in to take home!

August 16th ~ Join us for a picnic and a special performance by Maine musician, Rob Duquette, who will have us rockin’ in the park!  We’ll read, rock out and eat to celebrate our finale.  Prizes will be awarded!

 

 

 

August 18th ~ 1 to 4pm ~ 13th Annual Children’s Book-Fair-By-The-Sea.  Join us for a fun-filled afternoon when children’s authors and illustrators come to share their books and talents for the afternoon.

 

 

 

Check Out Our Discovery Kits!

All Discovery Kits circulate for a two-week period with a valid library card and must be returned to the Camden Public Library circulation desk for check in.  We now have many different kits that can be  checked out of the library.  They are packed with books and other materials, such as puzzles, games, DVD’s etc.  Come check one out! Click on the links below to go straight to the catalog and select “Request” to reserve one today!

Elephant Discovery Kit

Construction Discovery Kit

Nature Discovery Kit

Bug Discovery Kit

Wizard of Oz Discovery Kit

Special Occasion Card Making Kit

Health and Body Discovery Kit

Orion Telescope

Binocular Discovery Kit

Raising Reader Discovery  Kit

Dinosaur Discovery Kit

ABC/Word play Discovery Kit

Car Busy Bag

Down to the Sea Discovery Kit

Airplane Busy Bag

Fairy Discovery Kit

Curious George Discovery Kit

Pirates Discovery Kit

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