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June 2022 Issue #51
Celebrating the Graduates!
Juneteenth - June 19, 2022
Juneteenth National Independence Day, commemorating the end of slavery in the United States, observed annually on June 19. Juneteenth is celebrated on Sunday, June 19, 2022. Read more and watch some video clips!
june is pride month
Why is pride month is celebrated in june
Pride Month commemorates years of struggle for civil rights and the ongoing pursuit of equal justice under the law for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer community. But why is Pride Month celebrated in June? Click here to find out!
June Monthly Themes from the national park service
From parks to trails, waterways, and so much more, June celebrates the great outdoors. The month also commemorates the contributions, accomplishments, and resiliency of LBGTQ+ Americans both past and present.
Spotlight on A Database
Places To Find A Good Book!
SYNC - 16 weeks of free audiobooks for teens
SYNC is a summer reading program, powered by Sora, for teens aged 13 and older (anyone can participate). It will run for 16 weeks, providing two thematically paired audiobooks, free, to every listener. This equals 32 free books!
The Ultimate YA Summer Reading List
It’s much easier to pick up a book than to book a trip to the South Pacific or South of France. Here are 20 books to help experience a bit of escape this summer, at home or wherever they might find themselves.
Summer Reading Lists, grades pre-k - 12
This summer reading list for 2022 has something for every kind of reader—fiction, nonfiction, graphic novels, romance, fantasy, adventure, and so much more. Even reluctant readers are sure to find page-turners they won’t be able to put down!
Get a Digital Library Card Today in a Few Easy Steps
New York residents ages 13 and older can get a digital library card through New York Public Library online card application and gain access to an array of digital resources! Can also be linked to Sora in your Google waffle!
Peninsula Public Library Website
Take a peek at what is going on at the Library! Find a book for curb side pick up! Take a trip to a museum with free passes! Database access also available.Use your library card to borrow books using Sora or get free homework help from Tutor.com
Science Resources for Middle and High School
These activities, videos, articles, and special offers make teaching science easier—and more fun! Includes Biology, Chemistry, Geology & Earth Science, Physics, STEM & Makerspace, and General Science
10 Tips for High Schoolers Creating Their First Resumes
Creating your first resume can be intimidating. Here are some resume tips from the experts at Deloitte, to help prepare for future career and college opportunities.