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September Reading Theme Dog And Cat Days

August Reading Theme – The Dog (and Cat) Days of Summer

In ancient Greece and Rome, the month corresponding with the rising of Sirius (or the Dog Star) was from July 22 to August 22.  These days were called the “dog days of summer.”  In addition to the heat, astrology attributes bad luck to this time of year.

At BTPL, we think it’s a great time to read about our favorite furry friends! …

 
Brainfuse

Brainfuse offers Live Online FAFSA Help

Tutors are available to help both students and parents complete the FAFSA application. Whether you are not sure how to start or have questions on specific aspects, Brainfuse tutors are ready to assist you.

Brainfuse is a new resource for students, parents, teachers, and job seekers.    Expert live help is available online daily from 2 pm -11 pm (excluding some holidays) free with your library card. …

 
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Virtual LEGO Club Submission:

We had one submission from our Virtual LEGO Club by Brooks R., age 9. He created The Golden Gate Bridge! Below are the picture he took of his creation. Great job Brooks!

 
The Upside Of Falling

The Upside of Falling Teen Booktalk

Can a fake romance become the most real relationship in two teens lives?

Find out in more in the latest Teen Booktalk with Jamie!

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Teen Craft Kits

“You can’t use up CREATIVITY. The more you use, the more you have.” – Maya Angelou

Get creative this summer with the BTPL Teen Craft Kits! Used in conjunction with the Creativebug database, teens will receive supplies and top-level video instruction on how to make at least 3 different craft projects.

Call the library (Adult Services) or email askteen@btpl.org to request your kit(s)….

 

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