Participants will be able to:
Central Texas Teen & Kids Comic Con debuted on December 2, 2017 in Round Rock, Texas where over 2,500 participants came to Round Rock High School for the festivities. This free event is a comic and graphic novel convention aimed at offering teens, kids, and educators the chance to interact with comic creators, participate in workshops, and showcase their creativity. This year's con will be held February 16, 2019.
Harassment-FREE Zone: There will be zero tolerance for harassment. Keep your hands to yourself. If you would like to take a picture with or of someone, ask permission. Please inform con staff if you experience or witness any form of harassment.
Spring Reading Incentive forms should have come home in student folders this week (it's a yellow packet). The Reading logs are due FEBRUARY 29 to get your free tickets to Schlitterbahn and Six Flags. For more information, check out the information below:
If you are in 3rd, 4th, or 5th grade and would like to try out for our Battle of the Bluebonnets team, Here are the dates you should be aware of:
THURSDAY, JANUARY 31 - APPLICATIONS FOR THE TEAM ARE DUE
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 12 - 3:15 pm CAMPUS BATTLE OF THE BLUEBONNETS (if needed, in the library)
TUESDAY, MARCH 12 - DISTRICT BATTLE OF THE BLUEBONNETS AT PEARSON RANCH MIDDLE SCHOOL
What to know:
Students who have read at least 5 of the Texas Bluebonnet Award 2018-2019 master list books are eligible to vote for their favorite Bluebonnet book. To vote, please get a voter registration card from your teacher and have either your teacher or parent sign it to verify that you have read at least 5 books. Give it to Mrs. Bamford or Mrs. Stanley, and we'll give you directions on how to vote.
You can still shop online HERE until Friday, November 23!
It's Book Fair time! Our book fair brings kids the books they want to read and raises funds for library programs such as author visits. Students will be bringing home wish lists Fri, Nov. 9, and we will be open for shopping all next week.
IN-LIBRARY shopping hours:
Monday, November 12 7:20 am – 3:30 pm
Tuesday, November 13 7:20 am – 5:45 pm (LATER HOURS)
Wednesday, November 14, 7:20 am – 3:30 pm
Thursday, November 15, 7:20 am – 4: 40 pm (LATER HOURS)
Friday, November 16, 7”20 – NOON (CLOSING EARLY)
The Canyon Creek ES Library is thrilled to present Sean Easley, author of the magically fantastic new novel (and your librarian's current favorite book of the year), The Hotel Between! Students in 3rd, 4th,and 5th grade will have the chance to hear him talk about his adventures in writing this adventure fantasy on Thursday morning, September 27. If you would like an autographed copy, send your cash or check (made out to CCE) for $17 to the library. Learn more about Mr. Easley and his debut novel by clicking on the image above.
Read books, fill out form, win prizes! It's that simple! The library will be sending home Beach Blanket BINGO forms for students to fill out over the summer. Instead of the usual reading log, we have a Bingo game with reading challenges!
Students can turn in their forms the first week of school to win a prize:
If you have misplaced your form, click below to download a copy of the form for the grade you will be entering.
Students will preview on Friday, then the book fair will be open all next week:
Monday, April 16 – Friday, April 20 7:30am- 3:30pm
LATE NIGHT Tuesday, April 17 until 6:00
LATE NIGHT Friday, April 20 5:00 – Movie time
Nathan Hale and many other authors at Central Texas Teen Comic Con and Kids Con THIS SATURDAY, Dec. 2!
Round Rock High School is hosting their first Central Texas Teen Comic Con and Kids Con this Saturday, December 2. Many authors will be speaking including Nathan Hale who writes the Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales series including One Dead Spy. There will also be other vendors, displays, and even an appearance by the 501st Legion of Austin! Click on the picture below for more information on their website.