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February programs at the Buena Park Library District

Our second annual Teen Winter Reading Challenge has been extended to February 15! Teen’s ages 12-18 can read up to ten books, write a review, and be entered to win a book bundle! Go to buenapark.beanstack.org use the Beanstack app to register, log, and review books.

Our Adult Winter Reading Challenge begins February 1 and runs through February 28! Adults 18 years of age and older can read books or listen to audiobooks and write reviews for a chance to win a self-care starter kit! These prizes will include fun items that will help you relax and take care of yourself. For each finished title, participants will be asked to write a brief review for a chance to win a prize. Review up to ten titles by Feb. 28th. Register and log all entries on Beanstack. Please go to buenapark.beanstack.org or use the Beanstack app for all the details and to sign up!

Our Read-to-Me A to Z Reading Program is for children ages 0-6 and their grown-ups. Please register your child(ren) and read one picture book for each letter of the alphabet according to the first letter of the author’s last name. Participants who complete all 26 books will earn a chance to win a $25 gift card. Register and log all entries on Beanstack. Please go to buenapark.beanstack.org or use the Beanstack app for all the details and to sign up!

Join Miss Shailene for a virtual Valentine-themed storytime! You can say hi to storytime friends, listen to Valentine’s Day themed books, and sing songs together. Pre-registration is required. Please visit our website buenapark.lib.ca.us/all-events to register or call our Children’s Department at 714-826-4100 ext. 126.

We have our monthly virtual Adult Book Club meetings on February 25 at 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. This month we are reading Thief of Corinth by Tessa Afshar in our afternoon group and Anxious People by Fredrik Backman in the evening group. Go to our website at buenapark.lib.ca.us/all-events to register and check out the selections for the rest of the year.

Everything is coming up roses! The Master Gardeners of Orange County will be back to teach us how to care for our rose gardens with their virtual Beginning Rose Care presentation on Saturday, February 27 at 1 p.m. This presentation covers the basics: selection, planting, care and feeding, integrated pest management and pruning. Learn which rose is right for you and how to care for it. Register here, https://forms.gle/FsDPTuczNz7n85TU6, and we will send you the Zoom link on the February 27.

For more information, please call the library at 714-826-4100 x125, or visit our virtual branch at www.buenaparklibrary.org. The Buena Park Library is located at 7150 La Palma Ave. The Library is open for grab & go and curbside services Monday through Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please place items on hold via our website and we will call you when your items are ready for pick-up.

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