Have your child join
summer reading program.
|On four Tuesday
evenings this summer from 6:30 -
7:00 PM, students going into
first - sixth grade for the
2018/19 school year may come to
the Elementary School Library
and check out two books. Books
will be due in three weeks at
the next summer library evening.
They may be returned to an
office dropbox earlier. Please
use the visitor entrance. The
dates are June
26, July17, August 7, and
In addition, from 7:00 - 7:30 on
those evenings, students
entering 1st-3rd grades are
invited with an adult to stay
for Story Spectacular.
Preregistration is necessary by calling the
office at 659-3935 or via
More information is available here.
|Barnes and Noble
Summer Reading Program for students
in Grades 1 - 6. Students who read 8
books and record them in their reading
journal, will win a free book.
Completed journals can be turned in
any time between May 15 and September 3, 2018.
E. Cheese has a reading program
where kids can earn 10 free Chuck E.
Cheese tokens for reading every day for
two weeks. This promotion is valid all
year long. Please note that a food
purchase is required to redeem 10
B Jones Reading Club - Sign up and
receive a FREE starter kit that includes
a copy of Junie B Jones and the Stupid
Smelly Bus, activity sheets, and a
membership ID card while supplies last.
library at 2 Bank Street, Candor,
has many things worth checking out.
Besides books, you may also take out
Kindles, Nooks, DVDs, CDs, audio
books, and Play-Aways . They have
computers in the library that you
may use for free, and free wireless
available 24 hours a day, although
you will have to access it from
outside when the library is closed.
You may borrow an Empire State Park
Pass for unlimited day-use vehicle
entry to most state parks. There are
several programs for kids, also (see
In addition, with your library card, you
may download and/or stream audiobooks
and movies through the Hoopla app.
Magazines are available for download
through the Zinio app. Young children
can watch animated books through Tumble
Books. Anyone may practice languages
with the Mango app. If you are looking
for a specific book, you can borrow it
through the Finger Lakes Library System
directly from your computer. The book
will be delivered to Candor where you
can pick it up from the library.
A Summer Reading Program called Libraries Rock
will take place this summer. There
will be a new book for everyone who
signs up as well as other prizes. The
program starts July 9, but you can
join anytime. Have fun with fossils
and rocks at our "Bones and Stones"
program (time TBD, 7/14).
We will be having performers
including the famous pirate, Captain Jack
Sparrow ( 6 PM, 7/19),
and Australian themed music and
Down Under (6:30 PM, 7/24), and the popular
Dan the Snake Man
(time TBD, 8/8). Please call
to confirm dates and times.
If your child
likes building with Legos, Lego Club
meets at the Candor Free
Library every Tuesday
at 5:00 PM. Art
Splash classes take
place every third
Sunday at 1 PM
for a fee of $5.
Mon., Wed., Fri.: 2 pm-5
Tues. & Thurs:10
am - noon; 2 pm - 5 pm; 6pm -8pm
Sat.: 10 am - noon; 2 pm - 4 pm
|There are many
family friendly events
happening over the summer.
Friday night roller skating
at Cass Park Rink in Ithaca
from 7 - 9 PM. June 8 &
August 3, 17, 31;
& 28. $7
fee includes skates.
Free movies at
the Ross Park Zoo
Binghamton on June 23
at 9:00, July 28
Aug. 25 at
Stewart Park in
Ithaca on Fridays in
There will be food
starting at 7:00
Moore Kids' Crafternoon
Wednesdays from June 27 to
From 1-3 PM. Kids ages 5
Most of the school supply lists
are below. As soon as we receive the 3rd
grade list and Mrs. Martone's
list, we will add it.