IMPORTANT END OF YEAR DATESPosted by Catherine Grant at 5/24/2017
LAST DAY FOR STUDENT CHECK OUT - FRIDAY. MAY 26
FINAL OVERDUE NOTICES SENT - WEDNESDAY, MAY 31
ALL STUDENT ITEMS DUE - FRIDAY, JUNE 9
FINE ADDED TO LIBRARY ACCOUNTS FOR ITEMS NOT RETURNED - WEDNESDAY, JUNE 21
MARCH MADNESS IN THE LIBRARY!Posted by Catherine Grant at 3/14/2017
THE FIRST 32, SWEET 16, EXCELLENT 8...WHAT BOOK WILL WIN?
Stop by Sakai Library and vote for your favorite team (book) during March Madness Battle of the Books!
HAPPY NEW YEAR! - 2017Posted by Catherine Grant at 1/2/2017
Sakai Library 2017!
A LOOK BACK AT FALL 2016:
Orientation...All School Sakai Reads...BSF STEM Book Grant...Book Fair...Hour of Code AND SO MUCH MORE!
LOOKING FORWARD TO 2017:
Leaving Our Island- 6th Grade Sakai Reads...Reading Award Nominee Voting...End of Year Book Exchange AND SO MUCH MORE!
THANK YOU!Posted by Catherine Grant at 11/14/2016
Thank you to everyone who helped to make our Sakai Reads event successful. Students and teachers who read and prepared to discuss the books; community and staff volunteers who gave their time to read, prepare and facilitate discussion groups. Special thanks to Dinah Slattery and Deb Rudnick, our 2016 Sakai Reads parent coordinators.
WELCOME A NEW SCHOOL YEAR!Posted by Catherine Grant at 9/1/2016
Mrs. Ayling and I are looking forward to seeing you in the library. Sakai Library has amazing books to read and fun activities planned for the year. Come visit soon and share your favorite summer books with us. Some of mine include 2017 Sasquatch Award nominees Raymie Nightengale by Kate DiCamillo and Zane and the Hurricane by Rodman Philbrick.
SUMMER PROGRAMS FOR STUDENTS AT BAINBRIDGE PUBLIC LIBRARYPosted by Catherine Grant at 6/7/2016
KRL BAINBRIDGE ISLAND LIBRARY will be visiting Sakai on Thursday, June 9th to share information via the Sakai Broadcast about SUMMER PROGRAMS for students.
Guest speakers will be Carmin Rau, Children's Librarian and Stefanie Graen Reddy, Teen Librarian.
Program forms and information will be given to classrooms to share with students.
SAKAI LIBRARY BOOK SWAPPosted by Catherine Grant at 4/23/2016SAKAI LIBRARY END OF YEAR BOOK SWAP - Recycle your used books and get some "new" books to read this summer!Please look through your home library for some books to donate to a book swap in Sakai Library. We are looking for books that are in good condition and age-appropriate for 5th and 6th grade students.Books will be collected in Sakai Library from Monday, May 16th to Friday, May 27th. Swapping will begin Tuesday, May 31st and go through Friday, June 10th.Students will be able to swap up to 10 books. Donations beyond 10 books are welcome.
Volunteers to collect and sort books are needed! Call or stop by Sakai Library if you have questions or would like to volunteer 206-780-6530.
Stuart Gibbs Author VisitPosted by Catherine Grant at 4/10/2016 8:00:00 AM
Moon Base Alpha, Spy School and Funjungle series author, Stuart Gibbs, will be visting Sakai on Wednesday, April 13th courtesy of Eagle Harbor Book Co.
There will be two presentations in the gym. 5th grade will be 12:40-1:25 and 6th grade will be 1:35-12:20.