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Teen Tech Week

Each March the library celebrates our teen patrons and technology with a special week of events in conjunction with YALSA, the YA branch of the American Library Association.

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Celebrate Children's Book Week May 2-8 2016

Children's Book Week

In celebration of Children’s Book Week, May 2-8, the Wheatfield Library is inviting children ages 0-12 who check out books to enter their name in a drawing for a gift card that will be awarded at the end of the week. Read on for special events.

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Screen Free Week

One week a year, each April, we ask you to join us in community activities to see how long you can go without the influence of television or online media.

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Spring Festival

Celebrate Spring at the DeMotte Library on the Friday of National Library Week, held each April. Dates vary. Check out our Events Calendar for dates and times. Take part in games, a cake walk, Bingo, face painting and more! All proceeds benefit the Friends of the DeMotte Library.

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Adult Summer Reading

Being an adult doesn't mean you can't enjoy Summer Reading!

Cool off with a good book or take along an audio book as you travel or work around the house or yard this summer - from your local library - and enter to win prizes in our annual Adult Summer Reading Programs.

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Books For Bucks - Wheatfield Teen Summer Reading

Teens, during the summer, reading can earn you cash! In addition, to winning coupons to local businesses for reading, in Wheatfield Library’s Books for Bucks Summer Reading Program, weekly entertainment programs will be held throughout the months of June and July.

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DeMotte Summer Reading

Each summer, children ages 4 through 4th grade are invited to come to the DeMotte Library’s Summer Reading Program.

With the extra incentives of prizes and fun, weekly programs, children will be excited to read, read, read during the summer months.

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DeMotte Teen Summer Reading

Each summer at the DeMotte Library, reading will earn young adults the chance to win prizes! In addition, to winning coupons to local businesses for reading, in DeMotte Library’s Books for Bucks Summer Reading Program, weekly entertainment programs will be held throughout the months of June and July.

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Rensselaer Summer Reading

Children participating in summer reading throughout the months of June and July attend fun programs and crafts each week, while reading books throughout the program that will earn them the chance to win prizes.

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Rensselaer Teen Summer Reading

Summer Reading at the Rensselaer Library during the months of June and July is the chance to read, earn prizes, and take part in fun weekly programs.

This program is not active at this time. Check back here for more information about the next summer reading program, or visit or call the Rensselaer Library at 866-5881. This program is for teens in grades 6-12.

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