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
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CRAFTY THURSDAYS
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.
LEGO @ THE LIBRARY
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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MAGIC CARPET THEATRE
Auditorium
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.
THE BUBBLEMAN
Auditorium
 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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TOUCH A TRUCK DAY
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
MR. LEMONCELLO'S GREAT LIBRARY ESCAPE GAME
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.