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Adult's Summer Reading Program 2014: "Literary Elements"
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Cooke County Library 200 S. Weaver St.
Gainesville, Texas 76240

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Jun. 1, 2014 at 9:00 am through Jul. 15, 2014 at 07:00 pm

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Come join us for the sixth Adult Summer Reading Program at Cooke County Library. The theme for this year is “Literary Elements.” Weekly prizes will be awarded. Grand prizes will be awarded at end of program. All who love to read are welcome! For more information on this program visit: http://cookecountylibrary.org/summer-reading-programs/

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Jun. 15, 2014

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19 years old and up

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Jennifer Johnson-Spence
(940)668-5530

Bonham Public Library Summer Reading Program
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305 E. 5th St.
Bonham, Texas 75418

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Jun. 3, 2014 at 10:00 am through Jul. 29, 2014 at 12:00 pm

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Children are required to read 15 books on their reading level. Younger children unable to read for themselves can have books read to them. Sign up begins May 27th. Programs will be held each Tuesday during JULY at 10:00am at the Family Life Center located on West 8th Street in Bonham. July 1st - James Wand Secret Agent Magic Show July 8th - World Wide Safari with Cathy's Critters July 15th - The Pipdillys in "Ballyhoo Skidoo" July 22nd - Brett Roberts' Dr. Flake-n-Stein's Magic Lab July 29th - Zooniversity

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Jul. 19, 2014

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Pre-school through the 6th grade

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Barbara McCutcheon
(903)583-3128

Children's Summer Reading Program 2014: "Fizz, Boom, Read!"
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Cooke County Library 200 S. Weaver St.
Gainesville, Texas 76240

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Jun. 1, 2014 at 9:00 am through Jul. 15, 2014 at 07:00 pm

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Come join us for the 2014 Children’s Summer Reading Program at Cooke County Library. The theme for this year is “Fizz, Boom, Read!” This theme invites children and families to explore the way Math and Science are part of everyday life, including Reading! Small prizes will be given on completion. Ringling Brothers & Barnum Bailey’s Circus Summer Reading Program and the Barnes & Noble Reading Program will run in conjunction with the Summer Reading Club. All who love to read are welcome!

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Jun. 15, 2014

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1-11 years old

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Kimberly Reiter
(940)668-5530

Fire and Ice
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300 W Gandy
Denison, Texas 75020

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Jul. 31, 2014 at 6:00 pm through Jul. 31, 2014 at 07:30 pm

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Fire and Ice – Children will be dazzled and entertained as they interact with our Mad Scientists! Foggy dry ice storms, giant beach balls floating in the air and even a special Mad Science “burp” potion will amaze children as they learn about chemical reactions, air pressure and the states of matter.

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All

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Joyce Ullah
(903)465-1797

Fizz! Boom! Read!
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Gunter Library & Museum
110 S. Highway 289, #4, Gunter, Texas 75058

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Jun. 10, 2014 at 3:45 pm through Jul. 19, 2014 at 01:00 pm

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Join us at the Gunter Library & Museum for Summer Fun, June 10-July 19 Story Time, Tuesdays in June, 3:45 p.m. June 10: Color & Light; June 17: Animals & Pets June 24: Sound & Music; July 1: Movement & Kinetics July 8: Senses & Perception; July 15: Water & Hydrology Craft/Activity Days, Saturdays, in June, 1:00 p.m. June 14: Kitchen Science; June 21: Science & the Arts June 29: Fizz! Boom! Pop!; July 12: Splish Splash Science July 19: Lego Creation

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Jun. 10, 2014

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Preschool - 5th grade

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Juanita Hazelton
(903)271-5190

Fizz, Boom, Read
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Howe Community Library
Howe, Texas 75459

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Jun. 17, 2014 at 10:00 am through Jul. 22, 2014 at 11:00 am

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Crafts and Storytime – all about exploring science. Keep a reading log and earn prizes throughout the summer months. Tuesday mornings for younger elementary students with programs geared for older children on Wednesdays. Ages: entering Pre-K through 2nd grade Time: Tuesday mornings – 10-11:00 Dates: June 17, 24 July 1, 8, 15, 22

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Pre-K through 2nd grade

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Becky Hoganson
(903)532-3350

Fizz, Boom, Read!
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300 W. Gandy
Denison, Texas 75020

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Jun. 17, 2014 through Jul. 30, 2014

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0-2 Babygarten Wednesday 9:30-10:15 am 2-3’s Young & the Restless Wednesday 10:30-11:15 am 2-10 Para Los Niños Wednesday 11:30 am-12:15 pm 3-6 Read to Me Tuesdays 3 options: 10:30 am, 3:30 pm or 6:00 pm 7-12 Independent Readers Tuesdays 3 options: 10:30 am, 3:30 pm or 6:00 pm

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All

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Joyce Ullah
(903)465-1797

Free Comic Book Day
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Downtown Denison, 324 W. Main
Denison, Texas 75020

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May. 3, 2014 at 10:00 am through May. 3, 2014 at 05:00 pm

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Various locations in Downtown Denison will feature activities to showcase the national Free Comic Book Day. For the largest selection of free comic books (limit 3 per person), visit Box Seat Sportscards at 415 W. Main. Authors will be showcased throughout the day at Bark & Paws at Heritage Park (324 W. Main) and Book Rack at 320 W. Main. The Denison Public LIbrary at 300 W. Gandy will host authors and free activities for adults and children (Photo op with Iron Man stand-up & reading by authors+

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Donna Dow
(903)464-4452

Sherman: Summer Reading Club End-it-all Party!
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Sherman Public Library 421 North Travis
Sherman, Texas 75090

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Aug. 15, 2014 at 3:00 pm through Aug. 15, 2014 at 05:00 pm

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Bring your invitation and celebrate your victory in completing the reading part of the club. For more information visit ci.sherman.tx.us, click on Services, choose Library, and check out the Children’s web page.

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Christina Jane Stuck
(903)892-7240

Spark a Reaction
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300 W Gandy
Denison, Texas 75020

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Jun. 17, 2014 through Jul. 31, 2014

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Teens could spark their interest with the Summer Reading Club at the Denison Public Library. Reading this summer earns you cool prizes and free books. Check out our Facebook page, www.facebook.com/DenisonLibraryKids as we post upcoming events and opportunities for Teens. Vote on when you would like to Spark a Reaction: 2:00 Sundays, 3:00 Wednesdays or 2:00 Thursdays. Tweet @joyceullah #DPLTeens Need service hours? Volunteer at the Library…contact Joyce Ullah at jullah@cityofdenison.com

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13 +

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Joyce Ullah
(903)465-1797

Summer Reading Kickoff
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300 W Gandy
Denison, Texas 75020

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Jun. 13, 2014 at 6:00 pm through Jun. 13, 2013 at 07:30 pm

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The fun starts with the Summer Reading Club Kick-off on Friday, June 13 6:00 pm-7:30 pm. Register the whole family and join in the fun activities and mad science experiments! Details for each age group will be available at the kick-off. Be a Super Scientist and read to earn cool prizes and free books.

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Joyce Ullah
(903)465-1797

Teen's Summer Reading Program 2014: "Spark a Reaction"
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Cooke County Library 200 S. Weaver St.
Gainesville, Texas 76240

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Jun. 1, 2014 at 9:00 am through Jul. 15, 2014 at 07:00 pm

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Come join us for the 2014 Teen’s Summer Reading Program at Cooke County Library. The theme for this year is “Spark a Reaction.” This theme invites teens to explore all the things that spark reactions. Prizes will be awarded at end of program. All who love to read are welcome! For more information on this program visit the Cooke County Library website: http://cookecountylibrary.org/summer-reading-programs/

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Jun. 15, 2014

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12-18 years old

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Kimberly Reiter
(940)668-5530