October 7, 2014

October Programs

CHESS CLUB
Children (3rd-6th Grade) 7-7:55pm
YA & Adults (7th-Adult) 8-8:55pm
Our chess club will meet on Tuesdays, October 14th  and 28th and November 25th. New players welcome!

CHOCOLATE COVERED OREOS
Tuesday, October 7th 7pm
We will have fun dipping and decorating Oreos with chocolate and assorted fall treats! All participants will bring these delicious treats home in a bakery box.

KARAOKE BOOK RELEASE PARTY
Tuesday, October 21st 7pm
Join us to celebrate the newest book release by our favorite YA author, Jen Calonita! We will sing our hearts out karaoke style to honor the musical storyline of Side Effects.  We will also have raffles, snacks and of course a chat with Jen  Calonita! Please sign up in advance.

BBB CLUB…SPOOKY SESSION
Friday, October 24th, 7-8:30pm
The Beach Bag Book Club continues into fall with a spooky treat! Join us at the N. MERRICK PUBLIC LIBRARY to meet author Micol Ostow and talk about her new terrifying book, Amity. We'll be meeting after dark, after hours. Bring your flashlight and be prepared for all sorts of haunting fun! We will have prizes, snacks, raffles, and a book sale.

HALLOWEEN COOKIE POPS
Monday, October 27th, 7-8pm
Create your own cookie treats with frosting, candy and cookies and bring them home in a decorated cookie box.

CRAFT BUDDIES
Mondays, October 27th and November 3rd, 10th, 17th & 24th  3:15-4:15pm
Volunteer to help young children create fun fall craft projects! Community service will be awarded.

Teen Read Week

TURN DREAMS INTO REALITY @ YOUR LIBRARY!

This Teen Read Week (Oct. 12-18), we dare teens to read for the fun of it! TRW is a time to celebrate reading for fun and to take advantage of reading in all its forms - books and magazines, e-books, audiobooks and more — and become regular library users. Check out these fun events we’re having to celebrate!

VISION JOURNAL CRAFT
Tuesday, October 14th 3pm
A vision board is a collage of pictures of the goals and dreams you want to attract into your life. We will decorate journals with old magazines and pictures of what we would like to achieve for ourselves this year! All materials supplied.
TEEN MOVIE: TEEN WITCH
Wednesday, October 15th 4pm
Louise is not very popular at her high school. Then she learns that she's descended from the witches of Salem and has inherited their powers. At first she uses them to get back at the girls and teachers who teased her and to win the heart of the handsome football captain. But soon she has doubts if it's right to 'cheat' her way to popularity. Rated PG-13. 



September 15, 2014

September Programs

CHESS CLUB
Children (3rd-6th Grade) 7:-7:55pmYA & Adults (7th-Adult) 8:-8:55pm Our chess club will meet on Tuesdays, September 16th & 30th and October 14th  and 28th. New players welcome! 


BIRTHDAY MAIL
Tuesday, September 23rd 3:30-4:30pmOver a million children experience homelessness every year. Many kids’ birthdays fall while they are in a shelter, making it hard to celebrate. In collaboration with DoSomething.org we will make and mail birthday cards to help ensure everyone gets to celebrate on their special day! All materials provided and community service awarded.

FAULT IN OUR STARS MOVIE
Tuesday, September 30th 6pmWe’ll supply the tissues for this tearjerker. Hazel and Gus are two teens who share an acerbic wit, a disdain for the conventional, and a love that sweeps them on a journey. Their relationship is all the more miraculous given that Hazel's other constant companion is an oxygen tank, Gus jokes about his prosthetic leg, and they met and fell in love at a cancer support group. Rated PG-13. 126 minutes 



 

Welcome Back Students!

We are here to help with any school projects or research papers. Visit us at our home page www.northbellmorelibrary.org for access to many kinds of databases withvaluable information and support for your schoolwork, available in the library and from home. Students who have not yet read the required summer reading book, can still come in to find the books in the YA section. If the book is not on the shelf, a Librarian can request that a copy be brought into the library.


July 26, 2014

SAT Review Class

Sign-up for the S.A.T. Prep Class begins Tuesday, September 2nd at the Reference Desk. This is a six-week math and verbal course to help high school students prepare for the Scholastic Aptitude Test. Classes will be held Thursdays: October 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd & 30th and November 6th from 6:45-8:45 p.m. An $80 check, payable to Melissa Bielawski, is required at registration. Students must also purchase McGraw-Hill’s SAT I Book, 2015 Edition for class.
We have limited copies for sale at the Reference Desk for $5.