Thursday, August 19, 2010

I Scream You Scream...

We all scream for ICE CREAM!

We have reached the end of the Summer Reading Program. Congratulations to all of our readers for their hard work! Join the Children's staff tomorrow to celebrate with cake and ice cream. We'll reveal the winners of the raffle prizes too!

Festivities will begin Friday, August 20 at 2:30pm in the Watertown Savings Bank Room. Want to check in one more time? No problem! We will be accepting raffle tickets right until the end.

Confused? Questions? Just give us a call! 617-972-6431.

Monday, August 16, 2010

Movie Monday!

Tonight come to the library to watch Scooby-Doo and the Loch Ness Monster! This movie is unrated with a running time of 74 minutes.
Enjoy family movie night without the price! Light snacks will be provided, so come and enjoy! Movie starts at 6:00pm in the Watertown Savings Bank Room.

Thursday, August 12, 2010

Book Reviews From Our Readers!

Thanks and good work! Here are some book reviews from our Summer Readers! Interested in writing a review for us? Just ask at the Children's Desk.


Thursday July 29, 2010

Me and Rolly Maloo by Janet S. Wong

It’s about: Two girls named Patty Parker and Rolly Maloo use a girl named Jenna Lee to cheat on a math test. They pass notes to Jenna but they get caught by their teacher, Ms. Dolores Pie. I liked this book because Patty and Rolly both learn a lesson from cheating on a math test.


Tuesday July 27, 2010

Ace Lacewing, Bug Detective: The Big Swat by David Biedrzycki

This Book Is About: a bug detective whose name is Ace Lacewing. He lives in Motham City and solves mysteries with his friend Xerces, a butterfly. In this book, Ace Lacewing finds out that someone stole Bugsy Goldwing’s, a member of the Stinkbugs baseball team, lucky baseball bat.

Tuesday, August 10, 2010

Upcoming Programs!

Today at 11:00am , the Bari Koral Family Rock Band! With influences ranging from Blondie to the Hokey Pokey, Bari is sure to get your toes tapping.

Tomorrow, Wednesday, August 11 at 2:00pm, Didgeridoo Down Under! Learn about Australian culture and the didgeridoo! The didgeridoo is an Australian wind instrument.

Both programs will be in the Watertown Savings Bank Room, and do not require registration. Questions? Contact the library at 617-972-6431.

Monday, August 9, 2010

it's NOT a diary, it's a journal

Tonight at PJ Movie Night: Diary of a Wimpy Kid!

Watch as Greg Heffley struggles through middle school in this hilarious movie adaptation of Jeff Kinney's novel. Diary of a Wimpy Kid is rated PG for some rude humor and language, and has a running time of 94 minutes.

Join us in the Watertown Savings Bank Room at 6:00opm! Don't forget - there are still plenty of programs going on this summer. See our calendar here.

Wednesday, August 4, 2010

Check mate!

Calling all chess enthusiasts, afficionados, and would-be players. We're starting a chess club this fall, but we need your help! We librarians know the rules of the game, but we aren't experts. If you or someone you know is skilled in chess and would be interested in helping us for about an hour month please contact Caitlin in the Children's Department (617-972-6435).

Monday, August 2, 2010

Monday Open Craft and PJ Movie Night

Today in the Watertown Free Public Library Children's Room:

10- 12 noon: Butterflies! Drop in and make a butterfly this morning during Open Craft in the Children's Programming Room.

6:00pm: PJ Movie Night! Tonight we will be showing the Muppet Movie, rated G, with a running time of 95 minutes in the Watertown Savings Bank Room.

Did you sign up for the Summer Reading Program? Don't forget to bring your reading log and check in with the Children's Staff!