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Upcoming Events
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Date
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Join the millions of children and adults who will be participating in Jumpstart’s 12th annual "READ FOR THE RECORD" this year! During our Drop-in Storytime Councilmembers Scott Singer and Andrea O'Rourke will read this year's book,"Quackers" by Liz Wong, as part of the world’s largest shared reading experience! The Friends of the BRPL have provided a gift book to each child who attends. Cupcakes will be served after the event. Children 8 years and under must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
DTL Community Room All
Library
Downtown Library Boca Raton

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Saturday, October 21, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
No registration! Just join us for our storytime class and get a head start on your child's literacy skills! Children 8 & younger must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
DTL Learning Center
Library
Downtown Library Boca Raton

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Monday, October 23, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
No enrollment required-just come and enjoy! Music, stories, fun finger plays, and action songs stimulate learning and a love for books for children of all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
SRL Meeting Room (All)
Library
Spanish River Library Boca Raton

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Thursday, October 26, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
No enrollment required! Just join us for our storytime class to help your child get a head start on the 6 by 6 Skills which promote literacy! Children 8 & younger must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
DTL Community Room All
Library
Downtown Library Boca Raton

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Date
Saturday, October 28, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
No registration! Just join us for our storytime class and get a head start on your child's literacy skills! Children 8 & younger must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
DTL Learning Center
Library
Downtown Library Boca Raton

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Date
Monday, October 30, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
No enrollment required-just come and enjoy! Music, stories, fun finger plays, and action songs stimulate learning and a love for books for children of all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
SRL Meeting Room (All)
Library
Spanish River Library Boca Raton

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Date
Thursday, November 02, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
No enrollment required! Just join us for our storytime class to help your child get a head start on the 6 by 6 Skills which promote literacy! Children 8 & younger must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
DTL Community Room All
Library
Downtown Library Boca Raton

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Date
Saturday, November 04, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
No registration! Just join us for our storytime class and get a head start on your child's literacy skills! Children 8 & younger must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
DTL Learning Center
Library
Downtown Library Boca Raton

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Date
Monday, November 06, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
No enrollment required-just come and enjoy! Music, stories, fun finger plays, and action songs stimulate learning and a love for books for children of all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
SRL Meeting Room (All)
Library
Spanish River Library Boca Raton

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Thursday, November 09, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
No enrollment required! Join us for Spanish Bilingual story time! Develop language and fine motor skills with rhymes, songs, and stories. Learn simple words in a new language. Children 8 & younger must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
DTL Community Room All
Library
Downtown Library Boca Raton

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Date
Monday, November 13, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Join us for our special guest reader and after Storytime see a real police car outside the library! No enrollment required Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
SRL Meeting Room (All)
Library
Spanish River Library Boca Raton

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Important Messages
Stop by either Youth Services Desk to receive your enrollment gift with your valid BRPL library card, then continue your 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten journey.

For every 100 books read, receive a sticker to add to your journal.
Collect all 10 Prize Stickers to track your progress!

100 books - Clownfish
200 books - Starfish
300 books - Angelfish
400 books - Sea Turtle
500 books - Otter
600 books - Seahorse
700 books - Dolphins
800 books - Manatee
900 books - Whale
1,000 books - Octopus

Participants are acknowledged on the Community Board for every 100-book milestone. A graduation celebration will be held each May for participants who have read 1,000 books.