Program Description:This summer, students entering grades 4-8 (middle grade) and 8-12 (high school) are invited to join our Battle of the Books teams! Together, we will read a small selection books, practice our trivia skills with regular meetings (in-person and virtual options available), and compete in a quiz show style “battle” against other area library teams the weekend of August 12.
Date/Time of Virtual Information Sessions: Monday, May 3, 6pm – Middle Grade Team Monday, May 10, 6pm – High School Team
To register and receive the Zoom login link, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 518-828-1792 x101
Original illustration by Emilia Ortiz, Teen Theatre participant.
We are pleased to announce on Sunday, July 30 and Monday, July 31 from 6-7pm we will be hosting performances of original short plays created from childhood stories by the Hudson Area’s Library own Teen Theatre Program Players!
Kids ages 4-8 are invited to arrive in their pajamas with their pillows for this magical theatre experience – with milk and cookies following the show. Of course families of all ages are welcome to join us too
This program is made possible in part with public funds from the Rheinstrom Hill Community Foundation.
We are excited to be kicking off our free Summer Reading Program. Led by children’s librarian Janice Scali and Marlene Parmentier, MC Smith Intermediate teacher, our Summer Reading Program for kids includes book readings and stories, lessons on a variety of topics, arts and crafts projects and fun physical activities for kids! There will also be guests reading with the children and making special presentations throughout the summer.
The Summer Reading Program will run from July 5 through August 11, meeting daily Tuesday through Friday from 10am-noon. Recommended for pre-k to elementary school aged children. All ages are welcome.
We will also be bringing the Summer Reading Program for kids to Greenport Town Park this summer. Library staff will visit with children Monday mornings during the Greenport Summer Recreation Program. The Park’s Summer Recreation Program runs for six-weeks from July 5 through August 12, Monday-Friday from 8AM – 2PM. Registration is required. Visit http://greenport.yourtownhub.com/4602-2/ for more info.
Library members are also invited to log their reading this summer. Let’s see how many books we can read as a community! Each time you read a book this summer, submit your book info via our online Summer Reading Book Log or pick up a paper book log at the library, the Greenport Town Park Little Free Library or the Greenport Town Hall Little Free Library. Happy Summer Reading!