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May 2008 Programs
Make a Nutmeg Touchdown and Win a Prize!
This is an on going program for Grades 4-8
Come to the library and get your Nutmeg reading list. Keep track of which nutmeg books you have read. Let one of the librarians mark your list after you have told them something about the book. Read any ten 2009 Nutmeg books and you can win a prize. See our bulletin board in the Children's room for current results of the game.

Read any ten 2009 Nutmeg books and you can with a prize!
June 2008 Programs

Remember Summer Reading Program Kick off
Tuesday, June 24 at 7:00 pm

Catch the Reading Bug (children's)
Metamorphosis @ Your Library (teen)
Don't Bug Me, I'm Reading! (adult)

Presented by Adam Harris of Harris in Wonderland Pets, Bloomfield, CT

Get ready to meet some truly unique creatures from the animal world. So many insects are hard at work everyday dutifully performing every job imaginable. It's about time we recognize their efforts and meet some of these interesting spiders, centipedes, millipedes, scorpions, cockroaches, giant stick insects, and other bugs face to face to find out exactly what it is that they are doing out there!

The Morning Book Club @ BPL Tuesday, June 17 at 10:30 am
The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson, draws the reader into a time of magic and majesty, made all the more appealing by a supporting cast of real-life characters, including Buffalo Bill, Theodore Dreiser, Susan B. Anthony, Thomas Edison, Archduke Francis Ferdinand, and others. In this book the smoke, romance, and mystery of the Gilded Age come alive as never before.
The Evening Book Club @ BPL Tuesday, June 24 at 7:00 pm
In this unabridged memoir, The Measure of a Man by Sidney Poitier. He recounts the story of his rise from childhood poverty in the Bahamas to a life marked by grace, success, material and spiritual riches.
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