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Pintlala Branch Library



   Tuesday, October 22, 2019
10:00 AM
Story Time
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: 5th Grade
Description:  ACTIVITY: Students will make scarecrows out of construction paper and other material


1:00 PM
Story Time
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: Kindergarten
Description:  BOOK: “On Halloween Night”  by Ferida Wolff
Synopsis ----  In this spellbinding counting rhyme, one witch, two cats, three owls, and other assorted creatures of the night add up to one mysterious Halloween. It's just enough to give gentle jitters to young readers counting their way from one to   thirteen on their way through the haunted woods      
ACTIVITY: Students will make a Halloween craft                       
 



   Wednesday, October 23, 2019
12:30 PM
Story Time
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: 4th Grade
Description:  BOOK: “The Great Pumpkin Switch” by Megan McDonald
Synopsis: ----   "I looked, but I couldn't believe what I saw. Rosie's pumpkin, bouncing down the front steps, thwump, thwump, thwump.  All 34 of them. Then, splat!" Grampa tells a story about a time when horse-drawn carts were just beginning to give way to automobiles, when a neighbor's backyard held a hungry pig, and when boys could as easily be called upon to stir a simmering pot  of apple butter as to clean up a fallen tree.
ACTIVITY: Students will make a Halloween craft



   Thursday, October 24, 2019
9:30 AM
Story Time
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: 3rd Grade
Description:  BOOK: “The Horrible Spookhouse” by Kicki Stridh
Synopsis ----  A little girl lost in the woods wanders into a haunted house, where she disappoints the witches, monsters, and other inhabitants because she refuses to be frightened of them.                                                                                  
ACTIVITY: Students will make a Halloween craft                        



1:30 PM
Story Time
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: 2nd Grade
Description:  BOOK: “The Wizard” by Jack Prelutsky
Synopsis:----- The wizard, watchful, waits alone within his tower of cold gray stone and ponders in his wicked way what evil deeds he'll do this day. What do you think the wizard is planning to do? Conjure a magic spell? Turn a frog into a flea? Fill a cauldron with bubbling brew? You may think you know . . . but watch out. Because if the wizard is bored, he may come looking for you!
ACTIVITY:  Students will make a Halloween craft
 



   Tuesday, October 29, 2019
1:15 PM
Story Time
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: Pre-K
Description:  BOOK: “Scaredy-Cat, Splat!”  by Rob Scotton
Synopsis ----  It's Halloween, and Splat is determined to be the scariest cat in the class. Unfortunately, he's just too much of a scaredy-cat. He's afraid of a little   spider, and everyone says his costume looks more silly than scary. And when  Mrs. Wimpydimple tells a ghost story in the dark, Splat gets so frightened that  he tips over his jack-o'-lantern.  But when the lights go back on, the entire class   is scared silly by a small, black, furry creature with a big pumpkin head.  Whooooo can it be?       
ACTIVITY: Students will make Halloween necklaces



   Thursday, October 31, 2019
10:00 AM- 1:00 PM
Story Time
Event Location: Pintlala Branch Library
Intended Audience: All Grades
Description:  Character Parade ALL Grades