Wednesday, June 29, 2011

WOW!

An amazing 246 kids in grades 1-6 have signed up for our Magic Begins with Books program!! To date they have logged in 643 books totalling 37,856 pages! We can't begin to tell you how impressed we are with our ravenous readers, and the parental encouragement which makes it all possible. Keep up the great work and we'll see you on the train!!

Friday, June 24, 2011

Record your Reading in the Summer Reading Program

The Magic Begins with Books!



MAMA MAMA READS TO HER LLAMA (AND DADDY DOES, TOO!)

For Preschoolers/kindergarteners,

Record your Reading for the Read Aloud to your Child Summer Reading Program for Preschoolers & Kindergarteners.
For every 10 books that are read to your child and recorded on the website, your child can come to the library's children's room and pick out a prize.






THE MAGIC BEGINS WITH BOOKS!
For children in grades 1st - 6th,
Record your Reading for The Magic Begins with Books Summer Reading Program.

Record the books you finish & number of pages you read until August 9th and collect prizes for every 250 pages you read along the way.

If you read over 2,000 pages by August 9th, you will be eligible for the
Grand Prize!
Readers in grades 1-6 who complete 2,000 pages of reading between Tuesday, June 21 and Tuesday, August 9, 2011 will be invited to Platform 9¾ at the Clinton Station to board a Shoreline East Train to Old Saybrook, followed by pizza at Pizzaworks. Grand prize event is Wednesday, August 17, 2011 at 1:00 p.m.




Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Monday Night = Family Fun



MICHAEL ZERPHY, Professional Funnyperson



Monday, June 27 at 6:30pm. No registration necessary



In this family show, Michael creates a world that surprises his audience and leaves them laughing and happy. You'll enjoy his clowning, stories and physical comedy. Families with kids of all ages are welcome, but children 5 and younger need to sit with their parents.



Presented in loving meory of Lynnabeth O. Mays by The Clinton Land Conservation Trust and The Friends of the Library.

Monday Night= Family Fun

MICHAEL ZERPHY--Professional Funnyperson


Monday, June 27 at 6:30 pm No registration necessary


In this family show, Michael creates a world that surpises his audience and leaves them laughing and happy. Families with kids of all ages may attend this program, but children 5 and under need to sit with their parents.


Presented in loving memory of Lynnabeth O. Mays by The Clinton Land Conservation Trust and The Friends of the Library.

Friday, June 17, 2011

Curious Creatures Photos from June 16, 2011

Lots of local kids came to the library on Thursday to see and touch all kinds of cool animals.

Thank you Curious Creatures of Branford!

This event was sponsored by The Friends of The Henry Carter Hull Library.

Friendly reminder:
Registration for Grades 1-6 Summer Programs begins on Tues. June 21 at 9am.

Click for 2 page printable brochure.




















































Thursday, June 9, 2011

New Hours Effective July 1, 2011

Effective July 1, 2011, due to budget cuts, The Henry Carter Hull Library hours are as follows:

Monday - 12pm - 8pm

Tuesday - 10am - 5pm

Wednesday - 10am - 8pm

Thursday - 12pm - 8pm

Friday - 9am - 5pm

Closed Saturday & Sunday

Tuesday, June 7, 2011