Happy New Year!

Start your New Year off by attending one of our programs in January!

Gaming Club

In Bolingbrook on Mondays 1/5, 2/2, 2/16, 3/2 & 3/16 at 6:30 PM; Grades 6 – 12; Limit 25

Tryout the library’s gaming club where we’ll play video & card games, discuss the latest games and make new friends. The library will provide access to Wii game equipment but club members are welcome to bring their own equipment and games, rated T and below, please!

Anime Club

In Bolingbrook on Mondays 1/11, 1/23, 2/8, 2/22, 3/8 & 3/22 at 6:30 PM; Grades 6 – 12; Limit 25

Do you like anime and manga? Our Anime Club is for teens, grades 6 through 12, who are looking for a place to talk about their favorite shows and books, share their artwork and make new friends.

ACT Practice Test

In Bolingbrook on 1/16 & 3/27 from 1 to 4 PM; Grades 9 – 12; Limit 50

The material on the practice test is consistent with the actual ACT. Students will get an idea of the ACT’s scope and their ability to pace themselves under pressure.

Test Strategies 101 – Demystifying the ACT

In Bolingbrook on 1/19 & 3/31 at 7 PM; Grades 9 – 12; Limit 50

Students will discover the role of the ACT in college admissions, learn score raising strategies and get tips on how to excel on Test Day.

Teen Advisory Board

In Bolingbrook on 1/19, 2/16 & 3/16 at 4 PM; grades 6 through 12; Limit 25

Are you interested in volunteering at the library? Join us to voice your opinion and assist in planning programs, updating and maintaining the library’s MySpace and so much more!

Wrestlemania Reading Challenge – Grades 5 through 12
runs through January 19, 2010.

Would you like to win a trip for two to Wrestlemania 26? Join the Wrestlemania Reading Challenge! All you have to do is read a total of ten books, graphic novels, and/or magazines through January 19 and then design a bookmark around a slogan that promotes reading. Pick up your reading logs and book mark entries at the Reader’s Services desk in Bolingbrook. Important: The completed log must be turned in to your library by no later than the close of business on January 19, 2010 in order to be eligible for the contest.

Wrestlemania Reading Challenge Party – Grades 5 through 12; Limit 50

In Bolingbrook on 1/23 at 2 PM

You’ve read your ten books, graphic novels, and/or magazines and designed a bookmark around a slogan that promotes reading. Now get ready to celebrate at our Wrestlemania Reading Challenge Party! Join us for games, food, fun, and prizes! Design and wear your own wrestling costume to participate in our costume contest.

Call us or sign up online with your Fountaindale Library card for Bolingbrook programs!

3 thoughts on “Happy New Year!

  1. Cool I hope my mom lets me in the Gaming club and the teen advisory board,

    also when I go to the library events and hover over it it shows 12-18-2009 but aren’t those events for this month just wanted to tell you guys,

    but again nice events!

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