Summer Program

Summer Reading Program 2017

Reading Logs | Calendar | Events | Story Times | Book ClubLego Club | Workshops


Reading Logs

Pick up reading logs at the library or print the file below. Turn in completed logs to the library to receive a prize. Five logs earn a new book!

Reading Log


Program Calendar

Click on the link below to download the summer reading program calendar.

Summer Reading Program 2017


Events

Summer Kick-off
5 – 8 pm, Monday, June 5
Crafts, activities, and summer program info.

Super Saturday: Cardboard Car Drive-in
10 am, Saturday, June 10
Build your own car out of a cardboard box and cruise in for a special story and show.  Bring your own box or use provided materials.

Super Saturday: Build a Reading Fort
10 am, Saturday, July 8
Build a reading fort with your family or friends and enjoy some cozy reading time.  Bring your own blankets or use provided materials.

Breakout Challenge: Zombie Apocalypse   (Ages 12+)
7 pm, Monday, July 10
An airborne virus is about to be released that turns everyone into zombies!  Race against the clock and follow the clues to find the antidote before it’s too late.

Reptile Show
10:30 am & 1 pm, Tuesday, July 18
Learn lots of cool facts about reptiles and get to meet a few of them in person.


Story Times

10:30 am, Tuesdays
Summer story times feature stories, songs, activities, and special visitors.


Book Club

Ages 8-12
7 pm, Monday, June 26 & July 24
Read each month’s book selection and join other kids at the library for discussion and related activities.

June selection: One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia
July selection:  Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli


LEGO Club & Contest

LEGO Club
7pm, Thursday, June 15

LEGO Building Day
9 am – 3 pm, Saturday, July 15
Drop in any time to work on a LEGO creation for fun or for the contest on July 20.  LEGOs provided.

LEGO Contest
6:30 pm, Thursday, July 20
Contest submissions due by 6:30pm.  Attendees who do not bring a pre-built LEGO creation will get to participate in the speed-building contest at 7:15pm.  Prizes will be awarded to winners.


Workshops

Advance sign-up required for classes and workshops.  Sign-up opens on June 5.

Painting Class
Ages 5-12
6:30 pm, Wednesday, June 14
Paint a picture on canvas and easel.

Doodlebots Workshop
Ages 8+
6:30 pm, Wednesday, July 12
Build a mini robot that doodles pictures.

Weaving Workshop
Ages 5+
6:30 pm, Wednesday, July 26
Create a small weaving project.

Contact us at zpl@selco.info or 507-732-5211 if you have any questions!