Monday, October 24, 2016

PTO Raffle at the Burnham Library

To all PPS students and families!

The PPS PTO and the Burnham Library are holding a raffle for all PPS students and families who visit the library from now until November 4th. Fill out a raffle ticket at the circulation desk when you visit and give it to the librarian. You may win one of two $10.00 gift certificates to the Scholastic Book Fair at PPS Library on November 7th-10th! Any Burnham Library books can always be returned to the library bin located in front of the Rite-Aid next to the Price Chopper in town!

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Book Fair 2016

Everyone's invited to Porters Point School's Scholastic Book Fair! 

The Fair will be in the PPS library November 7-11, 2016.

Dates and Times
Monday and Wednesday 8:15-2:45 pm
Tuesday                        8:15-4:00 pm
Thursday                       8:15-6:30 pm
Friday                           9:00-10:00 am

Online Shopping
Anyone anywhere can now visit the Fair online at
The online Fair:
  • is available for an extended period of time from Nov. 2nd to Nov. 15th
  • ships orders FREE to school
  • offers an expanded book selection
  • gives the opportunity to purchase books from the online Classroom Wish list

Reserve Slips
There will be a slip attached to the Fair newspaper that will be sent home the last full week of October. This slip allows students to reserve books for later purchase. If students have this slip completed when they visit the fair during school, we will hold their book choices in a reserve box until Thursday night.

Volunteers Needed
If you have time to volunteer during the fair, please email Mrs. B. at with the day/night time that works for you! We are definitely in need of volunteers to work the cash registers at Family Night on Thursday November 10, 2016. You can sign up here:

For more information, visit our online book fair site at:

Thank you for all your support! Proceeds will go to support school databases and library programs.