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Welcome to the St. Sebastian Parish School Library!

The Scholastic Book Fair is Coming!

St. Sebastian Parish School will be hosting our yearly Scholastic Book Fair between the dates of March 17 - 22 in Zwisler Hall. We will have the Book Fair open to all on Sunday, March 17 between 11:00 AM- 1:00 PM, and the following school week from 7:30 AM - 2:45 PM for students. PreK-5th grade students will visit the Scholastic Book Fair during their regularly scheduled Library times and 6-8th may visit during their lunch/recess or before-or after-school times. We can take cash, major credit cards or checks made out to "St. Sebastian School" for Book Fair purchases. The Book Fair will close on Friday, March 22 at Noon.


We are looking for parent volunteers! If interested, please contact Colleen de Boer at colleendeboer@sbcglobal.net


Check out this site for more information and access to the Online Bookfair

(beginning March 10):

https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bookfairs/cptoolkit/homepage.do?method=homepage&url=sebastian

 

Mission Statement


The Helen Barry Hamlin Library at St. Sebastian Parish School is dedicated to promoting the love of reading in each student, faculty member and parishioner! We have over 9,000 books spanning the genres of adventure, biographies, comics, graphic novels, sci-fi, fantasy, mystery, religious, self-help, how-to, cooking, poetry and many more!  We have something for everyone, so please stop by and browse our selection. We are always adding new titles to our library and they want to be checked out!

 

Library Prayer

 

   Dear God,

   Thank you for the gift of books that we can use to learn, to inspire others and to praise your name. Help us

   today to focus, learn, and make the best choices to challenge ourselves to become better students. Thank

   you for our beautiful library that is filled with knowledge and inspiration.

   In Jesus' name,

   Amen

 

 

Helpful Links:


  • Meet our Librarian, Mr. Mason

  • New Programs!
    • Caldecott and Newberry Club, where students report on books they've read selected from either the Newberry Award List (3rd-8th) or the Caldecott Award List (K-3rd) and receive prizes!!
  • Library Events:
    • We collect Box Tops for education year round and use the money to purchase new books and supplies. We have a little contest between classes where the top three collectors win prizes. The teachers can be just as competitive as their students!
    • Our Scholastic Book Fairs also give us the opportunity to purchase books for classroom libraries as well as three different children's charities. Look for our Winter Book Fair coming soon!