LIBRARY

The Mat-Su Central Library is a flexible space with opportunities for students and families to collaborate with one another, inquire, engage, and explore new ideas amongst a thoughtfully curated collection of resources.

 

The Library is  open 
8:00-3:30  Monday- Fridays                   

“Knowledge is free at the library. Just bring your own container.” – unknown

Story Time

Join Mrs. Conover as we journey through the pages of a book. We will explore different themes, authors, characters and information skills as we travel through the genres. Improve your child’s learning potential simply by making books an integral part of their lives.

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Technology Clubs

A fun class for upper elementary kids to explore coding, editing video, simple animation, and other tech topics. Students will also have the opportunity to pursue their own interests and receive help and direction from Mrs. Conover.

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Battle of the Books Club

Battle of the Books is a reading program for Kindergarten -12th grade students that is fun for readers at all levels.  Visit the library for a list of titles for the 2017-2018 year. Students who wish to participate meet weekly and enjoy various book related activities. In Jan/Feb each year Mat-Su Central takes 3rd-12th grade teams to the district competition. For more information about Battle of the Books at Mat-Su Central, see Katie, the school librarian. 

3rd and 4th grade: book list, book trailers

5th and 6th grade: book list, book trailers

Middle School: book list, book trailers

High School: book list, book trailers

READING PROGRAMS

Winter Reading Program
Let’s get excited about reading! Join us this winter (Jan-March) by reading 10 books, from 10 different genres (mystery, historical fiction, etc). Students who participate will earn a free book when they complete the reading challenge. Reading records are available in the library (or use your own paper).

Scholastic Book Clubs
Build your home library and keep fresh, exciting books flowing into your home year round. Families can purchase books online each month at a discounted price through the Scholastic Book Club program. Flyers are available in library and online. See Katie Conover for more information.

Scholastic Book Fairs
Twice a year (fall and spring) the Mat-Su Central Library will transform into a themed book fair. Books are available for purchase, at standard book store prices. The book fair supports our reading programs.