Parent Library Orientation
Dear Pumpkin Patch Parents,We are very happy to inform you that the Pumpkin Patch has added another educationalelement to its facility. The grand opening of the Lending Library will be Monday April20
. What a perfect beginning to the Week of the Young Child. We would like to invitefamilies to stop in and preview the Library on Friday April 17
from 8-9am and 4-5pm.At this time you will be able to view the room and be versed in the library system.The library is a member only resource. This will help keep the library organized, alongwith sustaining the books and videos. To become a member of the Lending Libraryplease fill out the form attached and return it to the center at your earliest convenience.Once we receive your form you will receive a library card with a registration number onit. The number will be member specific. This card and number will be used to keep track of the books lended.The library hours are as follows:Monday: 8-9am, 4-5pmWednesday: 8-9am, 4-5pmThursday: 8-9am, 4-5pmThese hours are the only times in which you will be able to take out books. Children mustalways be monitored by an adult in the library. Children are not allowed in the libraryalone.You will be able to borrow books for a period of two weeks from the check-out date. Youcan only check out
10 children’s books at one time.
When returning books please placethem in the drop box located on the wall outside the library. You may drop the books atany time during the day.There will be a binder labeled
“Parent check out book”
located on the book shelf in thelibrary. You will need to put down the date you took the books out, the title and numberof each book taken, and your member number.Checked out materials that have been damaged or lost will be the responsibility of thefamily who checked them out. Parents are requested to replace the damaged book withthe same title or one comparable if the title is no longer available.Movies and resource books will also be available for checkout. Movies are limited to 1 ata time while resource books are limited to 3 at a time.Thank you for your time and cooperation. We hope you enjoy the library!