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BookMyne

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BookMyne makes it quick and easy to access your local library on the go! Search your library’s catalog, download items, manage your account, and find suggested reading instantly with your Apple iOS or Android device.

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Children's Programs PDF Print E-mail

The Ruth Keeler Memorial Library has a wide variety of children's programs.  Click on an item below.

 
Battle of the Books
Come join our Ruth Keeler teams for the
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WHAT IS THE BATTLE OF THE BOOKS?

The Battle of the Books is a countywide competition of young adults from all participating Westchester County public libraries. There will be 2 sections of Battle of the Books Competitions — teams will be divided by grades (4-6 or 6-9). Teams (within their grade level) will compete by answering trivia questions based on 5 different books.

WHO CAN JOIN THE BATTLE OF THE BOOKS TEAM?

Anyone entering grades 4-6 or grades 6-9 in September 2015.

HOW MANY STUDENTS ARE NEEDED TO MAKE A TEAM?

The team must have at least 3 members.  The maximum number of team members allowed to participate in a round of battle is 5.  However, some libraries may choose to have larger teams and rotate which members participate in the different rounds of the Battle

Books for Grade 4-6 Books for Grade 6-9

Because of Mr. Terupt
by Rob Buyea

How They Croaked: The Awful Ends of the Awfully Famous
by Georgia Bragg

Bud Not Buddy
by Christopher Paul Curtis

Hold Me Closer Necromancer
by Lish McBride

Cracker
by Cynthia Kadohata

Legend
by Marie Lu

Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library
by Chris Grabenstien

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
by Ransom Riggs

Gregor the Overlander
by Suzanne Collins

Okay for Now
by Gary Schmidt

WHY PARTICIPATE IN BATTLE OF THE BOOKS?

Prestige & Prizes! The winning teams’ libraries, 1 per level, will get trophies to display until the next battle. The top 3 teams per level will get prizes & all participating students will receive a certificate!

TEAM MEETINGS

Team meetings will be alternate Wednesday afternoons in July through September. Dates TBD.

WHEN IS THE BATTLE?

Saturday, October 17, 2015 (time and location TBA)

MORE INFORMATION AND JOINING

Email or call for more information and to join the team.

Email: keelerlibrary@wlsmail.org">keelerlibrary@wlsmail.org      Phone: (914) 669-5161

Weekly Programs and Storytimes
Weekly Programs
Tuesday Crafts
Tuesdays at 4:00 pm

Help your child with a special craft project every Tuesday at 4:00
children's room. For all ages.

Co-sponsored with the North Salem Recreation Department

Wednesday Crafts
All day Wednesdays

After storytime for littler patrons.

Wednesday Block Party
Wednesdays at 11:00 am

Come play and build with blocks. We supply the fun, you supply the imagination.

Legos at the Library
All day on Fridays

legos

We have lots of LEGOs and Duplos. Bring your imagination and have fun building things.


Weekly Storytimes

Cathleen reading

Mother Goose
Tuesdays at 10:30 am

Birth to 2 1/2 yrs

Family Stories & Crafts
Wednesdays at 10:30 am

All ages

Books and Puppets
Thursdays at 10:30 am

For all ages

Saturday Stories
Saturdays at 10:30 am

Family Storytime for all ages

Hola! Bilingual Saturday Storytimes

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Stories and songs in Spanish and English with Barbara Crespo Cohen for all ages.

Lego Challenge

Lego Challenge

Fridays from 3:30 - 5:00
New challenge every month!

legos

Load bearing bridges, balloon powered cars, and more - run by North Salem High School students- a new challenge every month. Run by North Salem High School students.

All ages welcome, no registration required. 

Legos and Origami
Legos and Origami
Fridays, 3:30-5:00 pm

Origami flowerlegos

Create fun folds and build with legos on Fridays with North Salem high schooler Lily Davis. Free for all who participate.

Videos
Watch the stop motion animation videos made by children at the iStopMotion Animation workshop

Younger group

10+ age group