Summer at the Library

Fizz-Boom-Read at the Collingswood Public Library
Explore and celebrate science!

Sponsored by:
Collingswood Elementary Schools, Collingswood Library Board of Trustees, the Book Festival Committee, Friends of the Library, and the Municipal Alliance

All activities are free however registration is required unless otherwise noted. Attend as few or as many dates as your vacation allows. Programs last approximately one hour.

Please call Carol or Dot at 856.858.0649 Monday through Friday from 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM in the month of June to register.

Reading Boards for children 3 years through students entering 5th through September 5.

Receive prizes for checking out books or completing tasks. Boards will be distributed at school and will also be available at the Library beginning June 20.

Story Time for children 18-35 months old
Fridays, July 11, 18, 25, and August 1
10:00 AM

We will read books about the 5 senses, color, zoo animals, and gardens. Finger plays, songs, and playtime are included.

Story Time for children 3, 4, and 5 years old
Thursdays, July 10, 17, 24, 31, and August 7
10:00 AM

We will investigate water, color, eggs, weather, and music. Includes songs, snack, play period, and a craft package to complete at home.

Stories & Crafts for Children Entering Kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd Grades
Wednesdays, July 9, 16, and 23
4:00 PM

Robots, Drawing with Scissors, and Science

Stories & Crafts for Children Entering 3rd, 4th, and 5th Grades
Thursdays, July 10, 17, and 24
4:00 PM

July 10 – da Vinci for Kids
July 17 – Fun with Fibonacci
July 24 – Color My World

Spark a Reaction for teens entering 7th-12th Grades
Tuesdays, July 8 and 29
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

July 8 – Jedi Night: Celebrate Star Wars with pizza, crafts, and a video.
July 29 – Going Viral: The Zombie Apocalypse Comes to Collingswood

Literary Elements for teens and adults
June 20 through September 5

When you return your books, enter raffle tickets for what you have read. Approximately every ten days a winner will be randomly chosen winning a free book, tote, and Collingswood Cash. No registration required.

Sciencetellers Family Program: “Dragons and Dreams”
Friday, August 8
4:00 PM

Using science experiments to tell a story, this interactive program is both fun and educational for all. No registration required.