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Throughout the summer, our Summer Reading Program events and programs will be held online. Check this page, Facebook, or Youtube for uploads.

 Monday Storytimes
Mondays: June 1 - July 27 10:30 AM
Join us online as our Children's Librarians read stories, share fingerplays, songs, and flannel-board stories! Our storytime videos will be made available here and on Facebook for viewing starting at 10:30 AM each Monday throughout the summer. Please note that the storytime video will be available only throughout the day that it’s posted.

  Wonderful Wednesdays
Wednesdays: June 17 - July 29 3:00 PM

Enjoy our virtual Wonderful Wednesdays! Our videos will be made available here and on Facebook! Please note that performers are subject to change.

June 17: The Magic of Krendl

June 24: Rusty's Rock and Roll Circus - Click to view Pre-Recorded Performance

July 1: Storyteller John Weaver: Pre-Registration Required

July 8: Sunny Seki

July 15: ScienceTellers



Teen Thursdays
Every other Thursday: June 18, July 2, 16
Explore "Adulting 101" topics presented by our Children's Services Librarians. Links to project ideas will be made available here and on Facebook.
  • June 18, 2020: Welcome to today's session of Adulting 101. Today we take a look at how to make mug snacks at home, specifically how to make mac and cheese in a mug and using your microwave. For more information on how to make this tasty snack, please click here to download today's information sheet. 

  • July 2, 2020: In today's session of Adulting 101, we take a look at how to fold a fitted bed sheet. It's confusing to some people, so we break it down step by step. For more information, please click here to download today's information sheet. 

Make Art Fridays
Fridays: June 12 - July 31 10:00 AM
Explore your creativity as we create crafts inspired by famous works of art each week. Links to project ideas will be made available here and on Facebook and Instagram at 10:00 am each Friday throughout the summer.

 June 12 - Wassily Kandinsky

June 19 - Katsushika Hokusai

June 26 - Unknown: Fountain

July 3 - Vincent Van Gogh

July 10 - Piet Mondrain

July 17 - Jacques-Louis David

July 24 - Jay DeFeo

July 31 - Diego Rivera

  Harry Potter Trivia
July 27 - July 31
Join us in the last week of July in honor of Harry Potter's birthday for a virtual trivia event from July 27 through July 31. Answer questions and have a chance to be entered to win a handmade Harry Potter prize!

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