Read, Learn, Lead
We're "Smitten" with New Books!
The Day the Crayons Came Home by Drew Daywalt
Winnie: The True Story of the Boy Who Inspired Winnie-the-Pooh by Sally Walker
What Pet Should I Get? by Dr. Seuss
The Princess and the Pony by Kate Beaton
Goodnight Already! by Jory John
Red by Michael Hall
Wolfie the Bunny by Ame Dyckman
Dada by Jimmy Fallon
A Fine Dessert: Four Centuries, Four Families, One Delicious Treat by Emily Jenkins
Waiting by Kevin Henkes
The Sword of Summer by Rick Riordan
Serafina and the Black Cloak by Robert Beatty
A Handful of Stars by Cynthia Lord
The Thing About Jellyfish by Ali Benjamin
Fish in a Tree by Lynda Mullaly Hunt
Echo by Pam Munoz Ryan
The Marvels by Brian Selznick
Crenshaw by Katherine Applegate
The Honest Truth by Dan Gemeinhart
The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
Hang 10 with a Gnarly Book
Want to go to Schlitterbahn for FREE?
Surf into reading with Schlitterbahn's Waves of Pages Reading Program. Kicking off on Monday, December 7th, the program runs until Friday, February 12.
Students are encouraged to read at least 10 hours (600 minutes) and fill in a reading log. Every student who completes the minimum number of minutes and returns the reading log with parent initials by the due date will receive a FREE ticket to Schlitterbahn and a discount offer for family members.
Preschool Storytime - Snowmen!
Wednesday, Dec. 16th 2015 at 10:30-11:15am
Visit the Huebner Library for a fun-filled story time dedicated to our winter friends… snowmen! We will sing snowmen songs, make a snowman craft, and of course read some snowman books! Plus take home a bag of “Texas Snow”. So join us for tons of fun as we warm up with a cold friend!
RSVPs are enabled for this event.
Winter Events @ The Cody Public Library
Has the Holiday Frenzy Taken Over Your Children?
- Family Movie Night: Thursday, 12/3, 5:00-6:45, Come and enjoy a new movie with the whole family!
- Tween Time: Monday, 12/7, 3:00-4:00, Bring your friends and hang out for some interactive fun at the library. No desks. No tests. Just fun! Exclusively for nine to twelve year olds.
- Beginning Readers Book Club: Tuesday, 12/8, 4:30-5:15, Beginner readers who are eager to read fun books and share some of their favorite stories are invited to join us for this fun-filled event. Includes word games and a snack!
- Fiesta City Chorus: Tuesday, 12/8, 6:30-7:15, The Fiesta City Chorus of Sweet Adelines will be performing holiday favorites for everyone at the Cody Library. Stop by to enjoy some of the winter season's best songs.
- Jingle Bell Jubilee: Thursday, 12/10, 6:00-7:30, Kids of all ages will be ringing and singing, meeting and greeting, dancing and prancing at the Jingle Bell Jubilee!
- Tween Time: Monday, 12/14, 3:00-4:00, Bring your friends and hang out for some interactive fun at the library. No desks. No tests. Just fun! Exclusively for nine to twelve year olds.
- Lego Club: Tuesday, 12/15, 6:00-7:00, Come build something fun out of Legos! Themes will be different each month. Join a team and meet new friends.
Recommended for children ages 6-12.
- Tween Book Club: Wednesday, 12/16, 4:00-4:45, Students, ages 9-12, are invited to join Cody's new Tween Book Club. Anyone interested in checking out the latest and greatest in tween books should attend.
- Winter Crafts: Thursday, 12/17, 3:30-5:00, Join us for some fun winter crafts that the whole family will enjoy! Make a few crafts to take with you!
What a Busy Book Fair!
- materials and incentives for programs to promote reading
- Jeff Mack Author Visit in April
- equipment for student self-checkout station
- additional Chromebooks for research projects
Thank you for your support of the library!
- Total Check-outs: 2,219
- Kinder: 180
- 1st: 340
- 2nd: 454
- 3rd: 404
- 4th: 445
- 5th: 271
- Staff: 113
- Parent: 12
- Book Bingo: Second Nine-Weeks: 17 to date
- Bluebonnet: 418 quizzes to date, 65 Eligible Voters
- Read it Forward: 3 participants to date
- Harvesting Tops and Bottoms - Kinder
- Order of Events with One is a Feast for a Mouse - Kinder
- Capstone Exploration - 1st Grade
- Biographies with Balloons Over Broadway - 1st Grade
- Fall Book Fair