WELCOME TO THE LIBRARY!
The library shelves are packed, and books are ready and waiting to be checked out! We look forward to another great year, meeting new families and reconnecting with those returning. Classes begin the week of August 31st.
If you would like to volunteer in the library, please sign-up during online registration. Nanci Thomas, the library volunteer coordinator, will contact you once we have the schedule in place.
Completed Summer Reading forms should be handed in to your current teacher during the first few weeks of school.
NEW THIS YEAR: You can now access our online library catalog from home! Just click on the "Destiny Library Catalog" link found on the left hand side of this page.
CALIFORNIA YOUNG READER MEDAL (CYRM)
The California Young Reader Medal (CYRM) program encourages recreational reading of popular literature among the young people of our state. Since its inception in 1974, millions of California children have nominated, read, and voted for the winners of the California Young Reader Medal.
Primary Category (K - 3rd grade):
County The Monkeys written by Mac Barnett; illustrated by Kevin Cornell
Creepy Carrots written by Amy Krouse Rosenthal; illustrated by Peter Brown
Paul Meets Bernadette written and illustrated by Rosy Lamb
The Day The Crayons Quit written by Drew Daywalt; illustrated by Oliver Jeffers
Dragons Love Tacos written by Adam Rubin; illustrated by Daniel Salmieri
Picture Books for Older Readers Category (grades 4 - 5):
Helen's Big World: The Life of Helen Keller written by Doreen Rappaport; illustrated by Matt Tavares
A Nation's Hope: The True Story of Boxing Legend Joe Louis written by Matt de la Pena; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
The Tree Lady: The True Story of How One Tree-Loving Woman Changed a City Forever written by H. Joseph Hopkins; illustrated by Jill McElmurry
Intermediate Category (grades 3 - 6):
A Dog Called Homeless written by Sarah Lean
True (...Sort of) written by Katherine Hannigan
Wildwood by Colin Meloy; illustrated by Carson Ellis