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Usborne Book Fair - May 9 through 13

posted Apr 28, 2016, 6:42 AM by Lisa Griffin   [ updated Apr 28, 2016, 6:49 AM ]

The Usborne Book Fair is coming to Stargate May 9th through May 13th in the lobby!! 

Hours are:
  • Monday, May 9th – noon – 4:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, May 10th – 8:00 a.m.  - 4:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, May 11th – 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 12th – 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Friday, May 13th – 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Volunteers are needed during the book fair, as well as to help set up the book fair and take it down. Click here to volunteer to help, or type www.SignUpGenius.com/go/70A0E4AAFAC22A02-book1 into your browser

Please come and join us. We're very excited to share these books and the fun of reading with you! If you can't make it to the fair, simply go to www.ExploreUsborne.com, click on Stargate, and SHOP. 

Hope to see you at the book fair! 



Join Us for the Fall Book Fair - Nov. 16 through Nov. 20

posted Nov 9, 2015, 10:46 AM by Lisa Griffin   [ updated Nov 9, 2015, 2:09 PM ]

The Stargate Library's fall Scholastic book fair will kick off Nov. 16 and continue through Nov. 20. It's taking place in the Stargate library.

Book Fair Hours: 
  • Monday, Nov.16, 8 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. (set up Monday morning)
  • Tuesday, Nov.17, 8 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Nov.18, 8 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, Nov.17, 8 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.
  • Friday, Nov.20, 8 a.m.- noon (clean-up afterward)
Sign Up to Volunteer

Volunteers are needed to help with set up on Monday morning and tear down on Friday afternoon, as well as to work shifts throughout the book fair. If you would like to help out, we would love to have you volunteer. Click here to sign up for a time slot that works for you!

Monster Contest
 
We need homemade Monsters for the Book Fair! Therefore, we are having a MONSTER CONTEST. Monsters can be made out of any materials, but recycled materials are best!  Monsters can be any size, shape or color, and have as many eyes as you want. Bring your Monster into the Library by November, FRIDAY the 13th with your name and grade clearly marked on the back. 1 entry per person. Winners will be posted in the Book Fair.
 
Shop Online

Our Book Fair is accessible on-line! Can't make it to the Fair? Go on-line! Have out of town family or friends who'd like to help support our school or need gift ideas? Go on-line!  Do you not see the book you are looking for at the Fair? Go on-line! Our On-line Book Fair runs from November 11th - 29th. Click here to start shopping. 

Questions

Please email or Rachelle.Czarnecki@stargateschool.org or Jean.Farr@stargateschool.org for more information.

Book Fair Planned for May 11-15

posted Apr 21, 2015, 7:22 AM by Lisa Griffin   [ updated May 6, 2015, 6:12 AM ]

The Book Fair is coming. Reading takes you places.  

"Travel" on over to the Usborne Book Fair from May 11-15. Book Fair hours are:

Monday 8:00pm-4:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am-4:00pm and 5:00pm-8:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am-2:00pm
Thursday and Friday 8:00am-4:00pm

Check out the great books at the Book Fair! Find good books to keep you busy over the summer whether you travel or stay at home.

You can view the types of books that will be available at the book fair or order online at:  www.ExploreUsborne.com
 
We also need volunteers to help during the fair.  Click here to volunteer or feel free to sign up on the bulletin board between the music room and computer room. 
 
If you have questions, please contact Jean Farr or Rachelle Czarnecki. Thank you.

Book Fair Schedule - Nov. 17-20

posted Nov 17, 2014, 8:28 AM by Lisa Griffin   [ updated Nov 17, 2014, 8:30 AM ]

The Stargate Library fall Scholastic book fair kicked off Saturday and continues through Nov. 20. It's taking place in the Stargate library.

Book fair hours: 
  • Monday, Nov.17, 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Nov.18, 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Nov.19, 8 a.m.- 2 p.m.
  • Thursday, Nov.20, 8 a.m.- 4 p.m. and clean-up after
If you would like to help out, we would love to have you volunteer. Please email Jean.Farr@stargateschool.org or Diane.Colgan@stargateschool.org with days and times you are available.


Check Out FREE eBooks Online

posted Nov 5, 2014, 9:14 AM by Lisa Griffin   [ updated Nov 5, 2014, 9:15 AM ]

Stargate families can now check out our FREE eBooks online!


password: eagles
username: Stargatestudent

Everyone can access this website from a home computer, smartphone, smart pad, etc.If you have any questions, contact your Stargate librarians at Diane.Colgan@stargateschool.org or Jean.Farr@stargateschool.org. 

Scholastic Book Fair - Volunteers Needed Nov. 14-20

posted Nov 3, 2014, 12:51 PM by Lisa Griffin   [ updated Nov 3, 2014, 1:03 PM ]

Hear ye, hear ye... all parents, grandparents and other "knights in shining armor" it is time once again for the Stargate Library fall Scholastic book fair! 

Volunteers are desperately needed for set up (Friday, Nov 14), the Chili Contest / Bingo Night kick-off event (Saturday, Nov 15) and the week of Nov 17-20 (Monday-Thursday).

If you would like to help out, we would love to have you volunteer. Please email Jean.Farr@stargateschool.org or Diane.Colgan@stargateschool.org with days and times you are available.

Book fair hours:
  • Friday, Nov.14 - set up in a.m. 
  • Saturday, Nov.15 - Chili Contest and Bingo Night Kick-Off Event from 6-8 p.m.
  • Monday, Nov.17, 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Nov.18, 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Nov.19, 8 a.m.- 2 p.m.
  • Thursday, Nov.20, 8 a.m.- 4 p.m. and clean-up after
You can also sign up on our calendar by clicking here
  • Email: stargatelibrary@stargateschool.org
  • Password: bookfair
To add your name to the calendar:
  • click anywhere on the days you want to help, except on the book fair area
  • create an Event by clicking on the “create event” tab,
  • click on the event you just created when it shows up on the calendar, ”edit the event” with the time slot you wish to work. Be sure the “am”, “pm”, and date are correct.

Thanks so much for your help!
Jean Farr & Diane Colgan – Library Staff

Can't wait for the bookfair? Take a sneak peak and preview the fair by clicking on: http://bookfairs.scholastic.com/homepage/stargateschool

Upcoming Bookfair - Nov 14 - Nov 25, 2013

posted Nov 4, 2013, 11:26 AM by Rick Robinson

The whole school is excited about our upcoming Book Fair. An amazing selection of books is headed our way!

At the Book Fair you will find the latest and finest titles for kids, as well as books of interest to parents.

Mark your calendar for our Family Event where the whole family can join in the fun. And, you can contribute books to your child's classroom library.
The Book Fair is a great way to get everyone excited about reading.

To find out more, go to:

http://bookfairs.scholastic.com/homepage/stargateschool1

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