June – July 2014
The theme of the Young Adult Summer Reading Program is “Spark a Reaction.” Registration for students entering grades 6-12 in September opens June 2 at the Leach Library main desk. The program runs June 2 – Aug. 14. For every book of at least 80 pages read by 8 p.m. Aug. 11, participants can complete a raffle slip for a prize drawing. Students entering grades 6-8 at Londonderry Middle School who read 12 books by Sept. 6 earn a certificate to give to their English teacher for extra credit or a homework pass. The program includes evening meetings and movie nights.
A Cooking Club for ages 12-18 meets Tuesdays, July 8 and 22 and Aug. 5, in Room A at the Derry Public Library. Registration is required by calling 432-6140 or emailing Erin at email@example.com
The Squam Lake Natural Science Center will be at the Children’s Summer Reading Program at the Leach Library on Wednesday, July 23, from 11 a.m. to noon with its “Coded Messages” program, to learn about how wild animals communicate. Live animals may include a beaver, woodchuck, skunk or raptor. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Londonderry Leach Library. Registration is required and starts Thursday, July 17. To register, call 432-1127 or stop by the Children’s Room.