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Once Upon a Time…

Once Upon a Time…

Fairy Tales all of kinds have been re-told and re-imagined by numerous authors. Signed up for Summer Reading? As part of your 5 Book Summer Challenge check out a few of these titles to read and earn a digital badge in the process when you mark off titles from the “Once Upon a Time” teen reading list.

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Pop into your local Santa Clarita Library branch to find these and other versions of classic fairy tales.

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Read 5 Summer Challenge

Read 5 Summer Challenge

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The end of our Summer Reading Program is approaching; have you completed the Read 5 Summer Challenge? Be sure to visit your local branch of the Santa Clarita Library after you add all 5 to your reading log for your extra ticket toward the teen grand prizes of an acoustic guitar or $50 Amazon gift card.

In need of a book recommendation for your Read 5 Summer Challenge? Try one of these:

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Participate in our FREE teen workshops and earn additional raffle tickets toward the teen grand prizes.

  • Tuesday, July 14th – Tap Through Summer, 1:00-2:00pm @ Valencia Library (Registration Required)
  • Wednesday, July 15th – Cassette Tape Notebooks, 3:00-4:00pm @ Canyon Country Library
  • Thursday, July 16th – Cassette Tape Notebooks, 3:00-4:00pm @ Old Town Newhall Library

Remember to visit your local branch to enter your name toward the Teen Grand Prizes drawings. This week you’re also welcome to make ONE music-themed button using our 1″ Button Maker.

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Listen Up!

Listen Up!

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Take part in this week’s FREE teen workshops and earn additional raffle tickets toward the teen grand prizes.

  • Tuesday, July 7th – Soundwave Snapshot, 2:00-3:00pm @ Valencia Library
  • Wednesday, July 8th – Sheet Music Masterpieces, 4:00-5:00pm @ Canyon Country Library
  • Thursday, July 9th – Tap Through Summer, 1:00-2:00pm @ Old Town Newhall Library (Registration Required)

earbudsRegistered Teens, remember to pick up a FREE pair of earbuds AND your weekly raffle ticket toward the grand prize drawings of either an acoustic guitar or a $50 Amazon gift card.

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Use those earbuds to learn a new language using Pronunciator or listen to an audiobook as part of your 5 Book Summer Challenge.  Be sure to stop into your local branch for your extra raffle ticket after you log all 5 books.

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Band Practice & Books!

Band Practice & Books!

Teens and Tweens ages 11-17 are invited to welcome Chris Clewett as he introduces participants to various instruments. So strum, drum and jam with us. Space is limited.

  • Tuesday, June 23rd – Band Practice, 1:00-2:30pm @ Valencia Library
  • Wednesday, June 24th – Band Practice, 1:00-2:30pm @ Canyon Country Library
  • Thursday, June 25th – Band Practice, 1:00-2:30pm @ Old Town Newhall Library
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Registered Teens be sure to pick up one Prize Book this week and enter your name toward the grand prize drawing of either an acoustic guitar or a $50 Amazon gift card at your local branch.

Do you prefer to read on a smartphone or tablet? Check out eBooks, eAudiobooks, digital magazines and newspapers available to you with your Santa Clarita Library card to complete the 5 Book Summer Challenge!

DIY Guitar!

DIY Guitar!

This week we continue our Summer Reading Program “Read to the Rhythm” with our DIY Guitar workshop for Teens and Tweens. Create your own custom guitar design with supplies provided for a chance to win an acoustic guitar! Top 3 designs, 1 from each branch, will be put to a vote for the grand prize guitar. Winner will be announced at our Jamboree Finale on Sat. July 25th.

  • Tuesday, June 16th – DIY Guitar, 2:00-4:00pm @ Valencia Library
  • Wednesday, June 17th – DIY Guitar, 2:00-4:00pm @ Canyon Country Library
  • Thursday, June 18th – DIY Guitar, 2:00-4:00pm @ Old Town Newhall Library

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Remember to visit your local branch to enter your name weekly toward the Teen Grand Prizes drawings of either an acoustic guitar or a $50 Amazon gift card. This week you’re also welcome to make ONE music-themed button using our 1″ Button Maker.

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Looking for books to help you reach your Read 5 Summer Challenge? Try one of these great titles or browse your local branch for a magazine or audiobook.

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Read to the Rhythm

Read to the Rhythm

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Register to be a part of the Santa Clarita Library’s Summer Reading Program “Read to the Rhythm” where there will be weekly opportunities to enter your name for the teen grand prize drawings of either an acoustic guitar or a $50 Amazon gift card. Teen participants include those going into grades 7-12 for the 2015-2016 school year.

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Participate each week in a different FREE workshop and earn extra tickets toward the grand prize drawings. Learn more by visiting the Events Calendar.

  • Tuesday, June 9th – Sheet Music Masterpieces, 4:00-5:00pm @ Valencia Library
  • Wednesday, June 10th – Sound Wave Snapshot, 2:00-3:00pm @ Canyon Country Library
  • Thursday, June 11th – Sheet Music Masterpieces, 4:00-5:00pm @ Old Town Newhall Library
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Teens can also earn an extra ticket for the grand prize drawings by completing the 5 Book Summer Challenge. Remember that magazines, graphic novels and manga, as well as non-fiction books like poetry or how-to books all count toward your 5 Book goal.

We look forward to seeing you in your local branch of the Santa Clarita Library this summer!