Each summer in America, an estimated 43 million children in the U.S. miss out on expanded learning opportunities that could prevent them from falling behind. During summer, most youth lose about two months' worth of math skills. In addition to regular school year literacy program, the library's partnership provides summer learning opportunities. 2017 Summer Reading Registration Chart.
Club members are invited to register an event for the library's maker space scheduled for DIY July, (Sign-up) November and April. There is also an opportunity during the school year to participate in the (Sign-Up) Friday Make.Do from 3:30pm to 4:30pm. All participants must register online to present a DEMO or 3D Printer.
The Farmington Public Library in partnership with the Boys & Girls Club of Farmington provides library services to all club members. Club members can check out books from their own collection using a valid Farmington Public library card. The Power Library assists in the educational component that aims to ensure that all club members graduate from high school on time and are ready for a post-secondary education and a 21st century career.
Services are exclusive for club members. Approximately 2,000 books are available for checkout with a Farmington Public Library card. The library has 10 computers available to club members. These computers are used for technology classes, Live Homework Help online database with a live tutor, online research, internet usage and provide a variety of educational games. The library also serves as a classroom for the day classes held at the club. During the summer, all club members are encouraged to read and participate in the summer reading program sponsored by the New Mexico State Library and the Farmington Public Library Foundation.
Additional educational programs are offered to help build reading proficiency and reduce "summer set-back." Standards are set high, and peer support among members creates an atmosphere focused on excelling. Our Kids Read is the first thing you see when you enter the Boys & Girls Club of Farmington.
Congratulations Kylee for the most over all power hour points!
Congratulations Dakota for reading power hour points!
Members are able to earn "Power Hour Points" for activities they perform and complete in the library. Members keep track of points in assigned portfolios, in which they may keep all their completed assignments, writing, artwork, etc. At the end of each month all Power Hour Points are totaled. The members with the highest total from each age group receive a prize. The member with the most Power Points at the end of the school year receives special recognition and an award from the Power Library and Farmington Boys and Girls Club. Parents and teachers are encouraged to visit the Power Library and club.
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