Children’s 2013 Programs Begin at the Main Branch

Storytime begins January 7 and runs through April 29th. For ages 2-5, Mondays (toddlers) at 10:30 (except for library holidays)

Kids Book Club begins January 7 and runs through April 29th. Mondays from 3:30 – 4:30pm. For students in 5K – 5th grades (except for library & school holidays). Books, guests, movies, snacks, & games and more!

B.L.A.A.S.T. (Bright, Literate, Almost-Adults, Sharing Thoughts) begins January 7 and runs through April 29th. Mondays from 4:45 – 5:45pm. For grades 6 – 12. Books, games, guests, snacks and adventures!

Storytime begins January 8 and runs through April 30th. For ages 2-5, Tuesdays at 10:30.

Dial-A-Story 803-377-4545 – Children can listen to a story via phone. Story changes every 2 weeks.

Star Wars 501st Legion/ Carolina Garrison/ Rebel Legion

As part of our Summer Reading program, Chester County Library partnered with DK Publishing to bring an incredible finale to our patrons. We were pleased to have members from the Star Wars 501st Legion including the Carolina Garrison and the Rebel Legion to be part of our event.  Biker Scouts, a Tie Fighter Pilot,  a Tuscan Raider, Padme Amidala, Obi Wan Kenobi, Barriss Offee, as well as some Jedi younglings were on hand to help us celebrate

YA Summer Reading Walking Ghost Tour

Thursday July 12 we will be hosting a Walking Ghost Tour for our Young Adult Summer Readers(6th-12th graders) however all patrons are invited.  Mr. Tally Johnson will lead a tour around the historically haunted sites in our downtown area.  During the tour he will discuss the old Chester County Jail, The old Powell Theatre and other interesting spots.

K5-5th Summer Reading Finale

Chester County Library is excited to announce the finale of our summer reading program “Dream Big”.  To help us celebrate, members of the Star Wars 501st Legion have planned to be in attendance on Monday July 9th at the main library.

Hours:

11:00-12:00 for our Kindergarten through 5th grade summer reading program participants

12:00-1:00 for the general public

Cocky’s Reading Express Visit

On June 13, Cocky and his friends visted us at the Chester County Library.  Cocky’s friends read a few books while Cocky did some acting.  They handed out books and took time to pose with our patrons and staff.  We all had a great time and look forward to his next visit.  Thanks Cocky!

Community Helpers Day

Community Helpers Day, June 12, 2012
As part of our summer programs for children and families, the Lewisville Library held a Community Helpers Day on Tuesday, June 12th. Mr. Agee and Eric Hudson brought the big yellow truck from the Richburg Fire and Rescue Department to the library, and talked wih the children about fire prevention and safety. Everyone got to try on the fire fighters’ gear, sit in the fire truck, and sound the siren! Next, Deputy Kito Crank from the Chester County Sheriffs Department spoke with the children about what it means to be a law enforcement officer and some of the duties of the job. We even got to see his tazer gun! Big thanks to the community helpers who gave their time for this event. A good time was had by all.

2012 Summer Programs at Lewisville Library

2012 Summer Programs at Lewisville Library

Monday, June 4, 1:30 p.m.  SC Aquarium   “Twilight Tales”

Tuesday, June 12, 10:30 a.m.   Community Helpers

Tuesday, June 19, 10:30 a.m.  Fun in the Sun Day….with Miss Beth!

You may get wet and/or messy, so dress appropriately!

Tuesday, June 26, 7:00 p.m. Pajama-rama Movie Night

You can wear your pj’s and bring a blanket or pillow. We’ll watch a movie and enjoy a bedtime snack.

All activities are suitable for families and children through 5th grade.

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