Library Promotions

Throughout the school year, the library sponsors a variety of promotions to highlight monthly themes & celebrations.  You can find out more about our monthly promotions on this website. We encourage ALL students to stop by the library and see what new books we are promoting and/or to participate in a library promotion event. Check back each month to see what we are promoting at the library! Hope to see you all @ PGHS/KAMS Library!

Have a Great Summer from PGHS/KAMS Library...


It's Summer Break!  Summer is the perfect time to find a good book to READ!
What will you be reading this summer?  


Stop by your local Sacramento Public LIbrary to check out some great READS for the Summer! Join their Summer Reading Promotion to win prizes too!


Link to Sacramento Pulic LIbrary Catalog --> https://www.saclibrary.org/ 


Link to SPL Summer Reading Program --> https://www.saclibrary.org/Event/Special-Events/Summer-Reading 




It's May @PGHS/KAMS Library...


We are getting ready for the END of the School Year @PGHS/KAMS Library. Please make sure you listen for information about End of Year Textbook Collection coming up during the last two weeks of school. All PGHS & KAMS students MUST clear their library account before leaving on Summer Break!



Make Sure You Return Your Core Novels, Library Books, & School Textbooks before leaving on Summer Break!

It's April @PGHS/KAMS Library...


A lot is going on @PGHS/KAMS Library during the month of April. Our "Out of this World" Book Fair will be OPENING on Thursday, April 4th until Friday, April 12th. Stop by and shop our book all week long.


April is also Humor Month @PGHS/KAMS Library. Stop by and check out a funny fiction book or a joke book to make you smile or laugh! Our Library Advisory Club have also put together an April contest during the month of April where you have to guess the KAMS Teacher behind the book? Enter to win a sweet treat at the library.


See you this month @PGHS/KAMS Library!!

It's Music and Art Month @PGHS/KAMS Library...


Come explore your music and art interests @PGHS/KAMS Library, all month long. Calling all Swifties, stop by the library to see what books you should read, based on one of Taylor Swift's music albums. Take a quick peek at the link below for some recommended books for Swiftie fans. Stop by and see what favorite artists, singers, rappers, and bands shared by our KAMS Library Advisory Club on our glass wall!


See you this month @PGHS/KAMS Library!!


--> Take a L@@K at Some Recommended Books for Swifties <--

PGHS/KAMS Loves February READ :-)

It's February @ PGHS/KAMS Library. We are promoting books based on your favorite
emoji :-) Our KAMS Library Advisory Club have recommended a few books based on different emojis for you to explore. Come check out what books they recommend to READ! 


What Book Emoji will YOU Read?


--> Take a L@@K at Sample Book Recommendations by KAMS Library Advisory Club <--


February is Lunar New Year & Black History Month

This month we are also celebrating Lunar New Year and Black History Month. Stop by to check out some of the books available to learn more about famous African American who have made positive contributions to our nation. Take a l@@k at our book displays to learn more about the Asian culture and how they celebrate Lunar New Year :-)

Happy New Year 2024!


It's a brand new year to start fresh! Start the New Year off by reading a brand new book series! Come to the library to explore all the different book series available to check OUT :-) What will you be READING in 2024?


Take a l@@k at the most popular book series checked out @PGHS/KAMS Library:

---> Click to view list of books <---


Take a l@@k at some new young adult book series coming out in 2024!

---> Click to view list of books <---

Are you GAME to find a GOOD book to READ over the Holiday Break?

Stop by the library to check OUT a book to READ over the Holiday Break! We have a variety of books on display for you to check OUT...
*  books about gamers
* holiday crafts books
* holiday cooking books
* Learn about the different traditions that happen over the holiday season.

Thanks to Ms. McTizic's Art Class for sketching characters from a variety of gaming theme books to accompany our December Library Theme.

Link to View Artwork - Characters of Gaming Characters

Game ON Holiday Book Fair - December 2023

We hosted the Game ON Holiday Book Fair during December 2023.  Students had the opportunity to browse for a variety of books, look for holiday stocking stuffers, & MORE!  We had lots of student poster and book winners at our Book Fair. 


Thank you to all our KAMS students who helped support our Library Fundraiser.

November is Hunger Games Month @ the Library!


November is Hunger Games Month @PGHS/KAMS Library. We are gearing up for the movie adaptation of The Ballard of Songbirds and Snakes by Suzanne Collins coming to theaters on November 17, 2023. The story takes place 64 years before the events in the original Hunger Games. We encourage everyone to READ the book before seeing the movie (Because, the BOOK is always better.) 


Students are encouraged to come check out a Hunger Games book or
any other interesting book @PGHS/KAMS Library during the month of November. 

October is Egar Allan Poe Month @ the Library!

Have you READ The Raven, The Tell-Tale Heart, The Black Cat, The Fall of the House of Usher, Annabel Lee, The Cask of Armontillado, or many of the other books written by Edgar Allan Poe?Netflix is releasing a mini-series adaptation of the 19th century short story by Edgar Allan Poe titled, The Fall House of the Usher

Students are encouraged to come check out a Edgar Allan Poe book or any SCARY book
@ PGHS/KAMS Library during the month of October. 

October 1st to October 7th, we are "Celebrating Your FREADom to READ @ our Library!

This is an annual awareness campaign to promote discussion among educators, libraries and all readers to celebrate their FREADOM to read without censorship. We encourage ALL students to READ freely and widely to make form your own opinions and viewpoints about the books in our library. Come explore all the different books available @PGHS/KAMS Library :-) 


Welcome Back to School KAMS Students!!

The KAMS Library is now open for student access before school, during snack and lunch breaks, and after-school until 3:30 p.m. for quiet study, reading, or working on the computer for school related assignments.

The BOOKS Have Missed You!
Stop by the library and check OUT a book for the new school year.  

What's Your favorite BOOK Genre?
Action Adventure, Dystopian, Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Horror, LGBTQ+, Mystery,
Paranormal, Romance, or maybe Science Fiction?

What Do You Want to Learn?
Biography on a Person, Drawing, Investing, Programming, Photography, Study Skills, etc.
Come explore all the different books available @PGHS/KAMS Library :-)

Summer Reading Challenge 2023...

Join the KAMS Summer Reading Challenge. Summer is the perfect time to READ all the books you never had time to READ during the school year. Students who complete their forms will have a chance to get a gift card reward to In 'n Out, Jamba Juice, McDonalds, Round Table Pizza, Starbucks +MORE!  KAMS students have until Thursday, August 31st to turn in their forms to a KAMS Library Staff.  Don't miss out!   

* Students who READ out perform those who do not.
* Reading helps students become better writers and spellers.
* Reading books over the summer can prevent summer learning loss.

>> Link to Print Out Summer Reading Challenge Form <<
>> Link to Post a Book Review <<

 🌸 April is Poetry 📃 & Shakespeare 📜 Month @ PGHS/KAMS Library!  🌻


It's National Poetry 📃Month @ PGHS/KAMS Library! Have you READ a POEM lately?
Stop by the library and browse all the different poetry books 📕 available for you to READ and ENJOY! 👍 

Have you READ a famous Shakespeare Play? What is your favorite play or sonnet? Shakespeare wrote over 40 plays 📜 in his lifetime. Stop by the library to check out a Shakespeare play! 📜

☘️March is Music and Art Month @ PGHS/KAMS Library! ☘️


It's time to get creative @ PGHS/KAMS Library!  Come Explore Music 🎵 and Art 🎨 books 📚 available @ our library.  Learn about the different artists🎨 or learn how to paint, draw, or do other forms of artwork. Come learn about the different types of music 🎸 in our society. Or, learn about a famous band, musician, or singer. Browse all the different books 📕 available for you to READ and ENJOY!  👍

 📚We are also hosting our March Book Swap!  📚
Below are the Directions to Participate in our Book Swap!

Step #1) Students can come to the library between March 1st and March 9th to bring their gently used books 

Step #2) Come back to the library on Thursday, March 9th during both lunches to browse from our collection of swapped books

Step #3) Take home your newly selected book to READ over Spring Break! 😊

💕 Fabulous February is Here! 💕


February is a wonderful month to think about ALL the different things that you 💖 LOVE! 

This month we are highlighting books 📚 that have characters we admire, adore, or are inspired by.  Stop by the library and check out ✅ a book to get to know the book and the NEW characters in the book. Browse our many different books 📕 available for you to READ and ENJOY!  👍

Happy New Year 2023!

It's a brand NEW YEAR, 2023!  Are you ready to set some New Year's Goals? 
Stop by the library and check out one of our many "Dummies" books to learn something NEW! 
You can also search our library catalog to find a book on any topic you may be interested in learning about.
There is so much to learn and we have TONS of books to get you started :-)

Stop by to also share your New Year's Goals on our glass wall!

Warm Up with a Good Book over the Holidays
from PGHS/KAMS Library..


Stop by the library before the holiday break to find a GREAT BOOK to read :-)
Books take you mind on a vacation without leaving home!
Check OUT the books on display at the library before Friday, Dec. 16th -- Last day we are OPEN before holiday break!

Happy Reading Over the Long Holiday Break :-)

November is Native American History, Historical Fiction,
& Veteran's Month

November is Historical Fiction Month @PGHS/KAMS Library! Where in TIME do you want to go? Stop by the library to check OUT a Historical Fiction book that will take you back in time through the pages of the book!

We are also celebrating Native American History Month! Stop by to see our collection of Native American History & Fiction books available for students to check OUT!

We are also honoring Veteran's this month to celebrate Veteran's Day! Stop by and check out a book about the history veterans have played in serving our country in the armed forces, today and throughout history.

October is Tolkien & LGBTQ+ History Month

October is Tolkien Month @PGHS/KAMS Library! Stop by the library to check OUT all the books written by J.R.R. Tolkien book, take a picture with Gandalf or Bilbo Baggins, play Lord of the Rings chess, or relax coloring a character from Lord of the Rings.

We are also celebrating LGBTQ+ History Month during the month of October @PGHS/KAMS Library! Stop by to see our collection of LGBTQ+ books available for students to check OUT!

PGHS/KAMS Library Celebrates Banned Book Week!
September 18th - 24th, 2022

 Banned Books Week 2022, which runs from September 18-24. Held annually during the last full week of September, Banned Books Week is an awareness campaign that calls attention to challenged and banned books. Celebrate your FReadom to READ by checking out a book @ PGHS/KAMS Library!

September is Friendship Month @ the Library

Kick off the new school year by making some new friends @ the Library

 * Check OUT a NEW book about friendship @ the Library

Create a design with Connectogons with a friend @ the Library

Play a Connect-4 game with a friend @ the Library

Summer Reading Challenge 2022

Join the KAMS Summer Reading Challenge.  KAMS students have until Wednesday, August 31st to turn in their forms to a KAMS Library Staff.  Students who complete their forms will have a chance to win In 'n Out, Jamba Juice, McDonalds, Round Table Pizza, or Starbucks Gift Cards. Don't miss out!   

* Students who READ out perform those who do not.
* Reading helps students become better writers and spellers.
* Reading books over the summer can prevent summer learning loss.

>> Link to Post a Book Review <<