Summer Reading

Summer Reading for TEENS entering 6-12th grade.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

DINNER BOOK GROUP—Mondays, June 17, July 1, 8, 15, 22, 5-6pm. Join us for dinner and a weekly discussion of Enrique Flores-Galbis’ fascinating novel, 90 Miles to Havana. Reserve your copy of the book now! Stop by the Library Circulation Desk or email: awanner@essexpl.org

“When unrest hits the streets of Havana, Cuba, Julian’s parents must make the heartbreaking decision to send him and his two brothers away to Miami via the Pedro Pan Operation. But when the boys get to Miami, they are thrust into a world where bullies seem to run rampant and it’s not always clear how to best protect themselves.”

HENNA NIGHT – Monday, June, 24, 6pm. RSVP REQUIRED. One design per participant.Email: awanner@essexpl.org

 

 

“CARDBOARD BOX” THEATER WORKSHOP—Calling all those with a love of theater! Join this six-week series led by local playwright Ruthanne Paulson and partake in theater games, improvisation and skits all culminating in a group performance created by the participants and including song and dance! Spaces are limited and registration is required. Session dates are as follows: Tuesday, July 2, 9, 23, 30, August 13 from 5-6:30pm and Saturday, August 17, 12:30-2pm with a performance at 2:00. To reserve your spot, contact April (awanner@essexpl.org) by June 21st:

SUMMER READING CHALLENGE: Teens! Grades 6-12, take on our Summer Reading Challenge. For each book you read before August 16th, fill out a Book Review and we’ll enter it into our raffle. One name will be drawn and that Teen may select a friend to accompany them and April (Teen Librarian) for lunch at the Cheesecake Factory and a trip to Barnes & Noble to buy books for the Library Teen Collection. It’s EASY! The more books you review, the more chances you have to WIN!

FILL OUT THE REVIEW FORM HERE! and save yourself a trip to the library!

Teen Summer Reading Book Review

Start Your Search