May 1st book discussion: American Lightning: Terror, Mystery, and the Birth of Hollywood by Howard Blum
Team up with up to three friends and compete in the 2018 Teen Battle of the Books! Answer trivia questions based on the eight titles below to compete for the chance to represent Warwick at the regional Battle of the Books in September.
Here’s a list of what you and/or your teammates need to read. Battle books are shelved behind the Help Desk; check there when you need a new one.
Our titles for Summer 2018 are:
Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones (Classic)
Something in Between by Melissa de la Cruz (Contemporary)
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling (Fantasy)
Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson (Graphic Novel)
Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys (Historical Fiction)
Angus, Thongs, and Full Frontal Snogging by Louise Rennison (Humor)
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs (Mystery)
Undefeated by Steve Sheinkin (Non-Fiction)
For ages 9-12
Tween Sheet Music Art: Use sheet music to make a piece of artwork to take home. If you have a favorite song you want to use, please bring in a copy of that sheet music.
Elvis! The King of Rock & Roll - is "in the building." Stories and a craft to celebrate! Ages 5-8. Register beginning June 16 online or in person at the Children's Desk.
Join other aspiring writers for support, tips and feedback.
Earn community service by helping to make gifts for our visiting authors. We have over 70 authors coming to the Warwick Children's Book Festival this October. Let's get crafting!
You've been reading and volunteering all summer long, and now it's time to party! Bring your badges to the Wrap Party and receive 10 summer reading tickets per badge to spend on the auction. We're giving away art supplies, gift cards, candy, and more.
Pajamatime Storytime: Wear your PJs, bring a pillow or stuffed animal and enjoy some stories. For families with young children. Register for each beginning June 16 online or at the children's desk.