Archives for the month of: January, 2014


Stop in after school for popcorn and a movie! 

Friday, January 31st @ 3:15pm!


We will be watching R.I.P.D. and one lucky teen will win a copy of the movie!


See you there!


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The Dystopian Book Challenge has ended! The reading community came together and saved the world from dystopian doom. Many students wrote excellent reviews which will inform their peers of books to read. The six students above were randomly selected and each had excellent book reviews. Stay tuned for future promotions from the Learning Commons.


Teen Events January – May 2014

TAG (Teen Advisory Group)
Tuesdays @ 5:30pm: January 14th, February 4th, March 4th, April 15th and May 6th
For students in grades 6 -12

Join the Burlington Public Library Teen Advisory Group!
– Help plan fun library events for teens!
– Discuss books, movies, music and video games!
– Earn community service hours!
– Make new friends!
– Get involved @ YOUR library!

Dr. Who Fan Club
Fridays: Jan. 24, Feb. 28, Mar 28 @ 3:15 pm (April or May Meeting TBA)
Calling all Whovians! If you love Dr. Who or would like to learn more about it, stop by for all
kinds of Dr. Who activities! January’s Activity: Make Dr. Who Food Art!

Popcorn and a Movie: R.I.P.D.
Friday, January 31st @ 3:15pm
Join us for popcorn and a movie! We will be watching R.I.P.D. (Rest in Peace Department)
One lucky person will win a copy of the movie!
For students in grades 5 and up.

Cookie Decorating Contest
Friday February 14th @ 3:30pm
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a cookie decorating contest! We’ll supply the materials, you
bring the creativity!
For students in grades 5-12.

Popcorn and a Movie: Sea of Monsters
Tuesday, February 18th @ 6pm
Join us during February Vacation for Popcorn and a Movie!
We will be watching Percy Jackson and the Sea of Monsters!

Shamrock Shakes
Friday, March 14th @ 3:30pm
Get ready for St. Patrick’s Day by making your own Shamrock Shake!

Divergent Party
Thursday, March 20th @ 3:30pm
Are you excited for the Divergent movie release? So are we!
Stop in for Divergent food and fun!

Throw Back Thursday
Thursday, April 10th @ 3:30pm
Drop in after school for Throw Back Thursday at the Library!
We will have some of your favorite childhood snacks, movies, books and games!
Relive your days as a kid on Throw Back Thursday!

Nail Art
Tuesday, April 22nd @ 6:30pm
Drop by the library to get your nails done for free by a professional nail artist.

Popcorn and a Movie
Thursday, April 24th @ 3pm
Drop by during April Vacation for a movie matinee! TAG will pick the movie!

Cookie Tacos and Chips with Salsa
Friday, May 2nd @ 3:30pm
Get ready for Cinco de Mayo with Cookie Taco Food Art!
We will listen to Spanish music and make tacos out of cookies and frosting!
We will also have chips and salsa for those who like salty snacks!

Fun with Duct Tape
Friday, May 16th @ 3:30pm
Stop in for Fun with Duct Tape!
Snacks will be provided!

Stop in for the first TAG meeting of 2014!

Tuesday, January 14th @ 5:30pm

Help us plan programs, pick out summer reading prizes and talk about what you would like to see at YOUR library!

Snacks will be provided!