Teen Summer Reading Roundup

exercisespot1_isolated copyTeen Summer Reading has now ended, and we had our biggest year yet! We had 99 teens write 344 book reviews and complete 40 bingos!

Of course, we want to make next year’s Summer Reading even better! Please fill out this short survey to let us know what you liked or didn’t like about our program.

Grand Prize Winners

Custom Converse Sneakers: Reader4Life

Art Set: Nibbles

Reading Set: j1025

Go for the Gold Set:  ARC


Bingo Board Blackouts




French Toast!




6th Annual Peeps Diorama Contest Winners!

CakeA huge thank you to everyone who created dioramas and to everyone who voted in our 6th Annual Peeps Diorama Contest! We had over 100 votes for our 30 dioramas.

The winners are:

  • Peeple’s Choice: Peeps in the Garden of Good and Evil
  • Family First in Class: Disney Peepsar Inside Out
  • Grades K-5 First in Class: Peep-shi
  • Grades 6-8 First in Class: The Gryffindor Common Room
  • High School/Adult First in Class: Bunnytown Peep-a-thon

We are already looking forward to our 7th Annual Peeps Contest next year – it’s never too early to start planning your diorama!

Click here to see all of the 2016 dioramas.

September TAG Events

Thank you to everyone who came to our first TAG meeting of the year last week! This week, we’ll be watching The Maze Runner to celebrate the release of The Scorch Trials in theaters. Stop by the Meeting Room on Wednesday September 23 at 1:30pm for snacks and the movie.

Teen Summer Reading Raffle Winners

This afternoon at our End-of-Summer Bash, we drew winners for the three grand prizes in our Summer Reading Program! They are:

Escape – mineisthebeast

Listen – Trundle

Create – harrypotter999

Congrats to the winners, and a huge thank you to everyone who wrote reviews and entered! I hope you all enjoyed Summer Reading!

escape rocketCongratulations to bedfordbaseball3 for winning our Week 9 gift card to Bedford Farms!

And don’t forget, Summer Reading ends this Wednesday! Get those reviews in!!

Summer Reading Info and Survey

The Summer Reading Program ends on Wednesday, August 26! All book reviews must be submitted by noon on that day. Raffle winners will be picked at our End-of-Summer Bash on the 26th at 2pm on the library lawn (rain date is August 27th), and we’ll have ice cream and crafts! To make Summer Reading even better next year, take this survey about this year’s program.

Learning to drive? We can help!

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Try taking an online practice quiz! There’s no need to register and you can use the site from anywhere. Just click on the banner to the left or go to bedfordpl.driving-tests.org to get started.