Monday, June 11, 2018

Summer Reading 2018


This year for summer reading, students will earn 2 extra credit points added to a first quarter grade of their choice by doing the following 3 things:
  1. Read a book. Either choose from the list of recommended books at uhs2018summerreading.blogspot.com or use this Google Form to choose your own book. 
  2. Complete ONE of the following activities:
    • Discuss the book you read in the Summer Reading Google Classroom. 
    • Write a letter to a future reader explaining why you would or would not recommend your book.
    • Identify 2 recent articles that connect to the book you read.
    • Create a social media feed that represents a character from your book or the themes of the book.
    • Create fanart or fanfiction based on your book.
  3. Submit your summer reading activity by Wednesday, September 12, 2018. The link where students can upload their work is at uhs2018summerreading.blogspot.com.
For full details about the summer reading activities, to view the list of books recommended by the UHS and Uxbridge community, and to submit summer reading activities, go to uhs2018summerreading.blogspot.com. Information about the recommended books and the summer activities is also available in the attached packet. 

Please reach out to Ms. Charpentier with any questions!

Friday, June 1, 2018

June Newsletter


The June library newsletter is here! Check it out for info on:
  • this year's summer reading
  • the last dates for Anime/Manga Club and Book Club this year
  • getting free e-audiobooks from Audiobook Sync
  • upcoming programs and schedule changes at the public library


Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Friday, May 11, 2018

Last Book Club Meeting of the Year - Thursday, June 7

Join Book Club one last time to talk about whatever you've read this year and do some book-themed art on the windows!

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

May Newsletter


The May newsletter is here! This month it features:

  • Dates for the last few Book Club and Anime/Manga Club meetings of the year.
  • Info on a free audiobook program that lasts all summer.
  • May events happening at the public library!

Monday, April 30, 2018

May Events at the Public Library


Visit the Uxbridge Free Public Library's website for a full list of events!
  • Cosplay Club - Thursday, May 3, 6:30 PM
    Do you cosplay? Or are you interested in starting? Or do you just want to learn more? Come to this new club for tweens and teens to learn about new techniques, share ideas, cosplans, and more.
  • Friends of the Library Book and Bake Sale - Saturday, May 5, 9:0 AM - 1:00 PM
    Don't miss out on the bi-annual Friends of Library Book and Bake Sale!
  • Free Comic Book Day - Saturday, May 5, 10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
    Join us as we partner with our next door neighbors Great Stories Comics and Games for Free Comic Book Day! Come get a free comic and maybe see a hero or two while you grab a bite to eat from a food truck.
  • Teen Advisory Board (TAB) - Thursday, May 17, 6:00 PM
    Join us for our monthly teen advisory board meeting to discuss adding books, movies and music to add to the collection and brainstorm ideas for programs. Snacks are provided!

Friday, April 27, 2018

May Anime/Manga Club Meetings

  • Friday, May 11, 2:00 - 4:00ish
    Join us for bubble tea and a screening of Wolf Children, courtesy of Funimation. This will be our last meeting with the class of 2018!

    This film is 117 minutes long, so the meeting will run later than the usual 3:30 end time. If anyone is unable to stay later to finish the film, the Uxbridge Free Public Library has a copy you can borrow!

  • Friday, May 18, 2:00 - 3:30
    Join us for anime-themed games and to vote for next year's club leadership.