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The Great Library Series Turned My Tween Son into a Reader – Brightly

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“No parent likes to hear that their child hates to read. That is especially painful when you work in book publishing. When all of my son’s friends were binge-reading Percy Jackson and Harry Potter, he wanted nothing to do with it.

I brought home book after book in the hope that something would pique my son’s interest and nothing ever did. I would quiz other parents to see what their kids were reading and order those books. They sat in the living room completely untouched.”

and . . . and . . . then what???? Continue reading The Great Library Series Turned My Tween Son into a Reader – Brightly

Fall 2018 Page to Screen

Lots of summer films are still in theaters, but as we roll into September, there are a host of upcoming  new movie releases adapted from memoirs, novels, or fantasy series, and classic characters brought to life or reimagined for the screen. Here’s what’s on tap for September – December!

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Fall Reading Buddies

Reading Buddies is an awesome program, where kids in grades K-3 join our AMAZING teen volunteers for some one-on-one reading, group activities, and an all-around great time!

Two great options are available this fall: sign up for an 8-week session at the Library, or stop by any of  our drop-in play dates at the Community Center at Boulder Ridge Mobile Home Park (11990 E. South Boulder Rd).

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