Battle of the Books is Back!
Deadline to enroll is July 18

Hey kids – do you like reading and trivia games?  If so you should join our Battle of the Books program! We are now recruiting students in grades 5-8 to compete in the Mid-Hudson Library System’s annual Battle of the Books competition against other library teams. Our team spends the summer reading six terrific books, practicing book-related trivia for the battle, and having a lot of fun! Deadline to enroll is Monday, July 18. To sign up, contact Youth Services Librarian Jolie Hamer-Conroy in the Children’s Room at Adriance Memorial Library at (845) 485-3445 x3364 or

These are the titles we’ll be reading this summer:

The Thing About Jellyfish by Ali Benjamin
Ivy Aberdeen’s Letter to the World by Ashley Herring Blake
Cub by Cynthia L. Copeland
The Season of Styx Malone by Kekla Magoon
Rain Reign by Ann M. Martin
The Unwanteds by Lisa McMann