Children's Summer Reading Program

On Your Mark, Get Set...Read
Children's Summer Reading Program 2016

 June 13 - August 6

Earn coupons and a book by reading or listening to a book or doing an alternate activity! 
Pick up a reading log in the Youth Services Department from June 13–August 2.

Prizes will be available from June 17–August 6.

Family Events
Youth Services Area
Thursdays from 9:30 am – 8:00 pm
June 23 – August 4
Make and take a fantastical, whimsical, Seussational craft each week.
Story Room
Ages 4+
Saturdays from 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
August 6
Love LEGO bricks? We've got plenty! Build a super-sensational LEGO creation and see it displayed at the Youth Services Desk for a month.
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Ages Kindergarten and up
Tuesday, July 12, 6:30 pm
This fun, interactive readers theatre performance will bring to life a mixture of great stories, including The Sneetches and Horton Hears a Who. The show is fast-paced with lots of humor and audience participation, and the performers' unique, creative style will spark your imagination.
 Ages Kindergarten and up
Wednesday, July 20, 6:15 pm and 7:30 pm
Explore the science of Bubbleology with Bubbleman Ron Lloyd. See his astonishing huge, square, caterpillar, and merry-go-round bubbles. The Bubbleman will be looking for volunteers and will share his bubble-making secrets.
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Library Parking Lot
Thursday, July 28, 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Rain Date: Friday July 29, 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Your little truck enthusiasts will love climbing aboard the City's heavy-duty work vehicles, sleek police vehicles, and the big red fire truck!
Gathering for Games
Escape for Mr Lemoncellos Library
Community Room
Tuesday, July 19, 6:00 pm–8:00 pm
For students entering grades 4–6. Registration required.
Put on your thinking cap! Read Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstein, then join us to solve brain-teasers and answer trivia questions to earn clues to the final puzzle. We'll keep your brain nourished with snacks and reward your efforts with prizes!
Free Summer Movies
  • An adult must accompany children under the age of 12.
  • Help us keep our auditorium clean: no food or drinks, please.
  • Movies start promptly at designated times.
  • Doors open 15 minutes before show time.
Wednesday Movies
10 am in the Library Auditorium
Intended for preschool through early elementary children.
All animated, G rated films.
July 13 The Peanuts Movie 88 min.
July 20 Snow Buddies 87 min.
July 27 The Princess and the Frog 97 min.
August 3 Chicken Little 81 min.
Friday Movies
2 pm in the Library Auditorium
Intended for elementary through middle school audiences.
All PG rated films.
July 15 Ernest and Celestine 80 min.
July 22 Hotel Transylvania 2 89 min.
July 29 How the Grinch Stole Christmas 104 min.
August 5 The Lorax 86 min.