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Harry Potter Book Night = Harry Potter Reading Club #5

#harrypotterbooknight – The worldwide event just happened to coincide with Harry Potter Reading Club #5. The kids loved seeing photos of other kids celebrating around the world through the twitter feed (shared on the SMART Board) and we ALL signed … Continue reading

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Harry Potter Reading Club

Harry Potter Reading Club is one of my favorite evenings of the month! This year we are reading ALL of the Harry Potter books from August until April. There will even be a Yule Ball in December to coincide with Harry … Continue reading

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Inaugural meeting of the Harry Potter Reading Club

Lighting bolt scars, tests of magical knowledge, wizard pictionary, and good discussion … all at the first Harry Potter Reading Club @Westervlibrary!

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Anticipation

I love getting things ready the night before the first Harry Potter Reading Club: robe – check ties (one for each house, I’ll share) – check Hogwarts t shirt – check Bertie Botts every flavor beans (or a close facsimile) … Continue reading

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Have you gotten your Owl yet?

It’s July 31 and there are owls in the air … and the library! Check out these letters from Minerva McGonagall, inviting you to become part of the Harry Potter Reading Club @Westervlibrary starting Aug. 21! Thanks to my fellow … Continue reading

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Fall Book Club preview

it’s coming …

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At a recent Page Turners books club (for 1st – 3rd graders), we read Louise Borden’s The Journey that Saved Curious George: the true wartime escape of Margret and H.A. Rey – which is an amazing book. The Reys bicycled out … Continue reading

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Eyes the color of warmed honey Generally in life, we don’t notice or remember people’s eye colors unless they are very close to us. (do you know your neighbors’, teachers’, acquaintances’ eye colors?) When the main character notices someone’s eye… … Continue reading

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historyhobbit: #TFioS #teenbookchallenge I work with such creative people! Don’t you want to come to our book group?!

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