October in the Library

What are you reading for October?

OLAF Books to crow about

In the Library this month, you’ll find books about harvest, Thanksgiving, pumpkins, apples, being generous and thankfulness.

Survival stories for kids sign

 

Survival stories for kids

For our grade 4 and 5’s: don’t forget to check out books from our “Survival Stories for Kids” display.  The Scholastic series (http://www.scholastic.ca/) “I Survived” has been very popular, and … if you like those, there are many other survival and adventure stories to choose from!

Mystery Series CartOctober is also a great month to check out a mystery book!  What are mystery books?  “The mystery genre is a type of fiction in which a detective, or other professional, solves a crime or series of crimes. It can take the form of a novel or short story. This genre may also be called detective or crime novels.”

(http://study.com/academy/lesson/mystery-genre-definition-characteristics-elements.html)

Some popular mystery series are:

  • Encyclopedia Brown
  • The Hardy Boys
  • Nancy Drew
  • Mandie
  • Elizabeth Gail
  • The Boxcar Children
  • Tom and Liz Austen Mysteries
  • Cam Jansen
  • and many others
Thanksgiving window display

 See you soon!

 

Important Library Dates!

OLAF MAY olaf to read on the beach

Call or email the Library if you have any questions! 🙂

 May 25-May 29th LAST LIBRARY BOOK EXCHANGE

 June 1 – June 5  ALL LIBRARY BOOKS DUE  

June 8-June 12 ALL LIBRARY BOOK FINES DUE, ALL LIBRARY TEXTBOOKS DUE                     

June 15 – June 19 LAST STORYTIME

All students to check their accounts at the desk. ALL LIBRARY TEXTBOOK FINES DUE  

June 22-23 LIBRARY CLOSED except for Returns and Payments

June 23 LAST DAY OF SCHOOL

ALL FINES MUST BE PAID BEFORE THIS DAY

Yearbooks will go to students who are clear at the Library.