All Together Now
Monday, June 26 through Saturday, August 12, 2023
Why should the kids have all the fun? Join our Adult Summer Reading Program, June 26 through August 12. Read or listen to any book of your choice, then log it for a chance to win prizes in our Grand Drawing to be held on August 21. Each book is another chance to win. Follow the link to our online reading program ReadSquared, or visit the Reference desk. You can also download the ReadSquared app through the App Store or Google Play. For more fun, join in these events:
Adult Summer Reading Kickoff
Tuesday, June 27, at 7:00 p.m.
Registration begins Thursday, June 8
Join us for an evening of literary fun and games at the library. Register for our Summer Reading Program, pick up your Reading Journal and hear about some great summer reads. Light refreshments will be served.
Color and Chat
Tuesday, July 11, 7:00 p.m.
Registration begins Thursday, June 15.
Come for an evening of coloring and conversation. Destress while we all share what we’ve been reading, watching and listening to.
Adult Summer Reading Wrap-up:
Special Guest Author Lisa See on Zoom and Ice Cream Social
Monday August 21 at 7:00 p.m.
Attend in-person. Registration begins Thursday, July 27
Join us for a sweet ending to our summer reading with make-your-own Sundaes and a virtual visit with special guest, author Lisa See (on Zoom)! Lisa will tell us about her newest book, Lady Tan’s Circle of Women. We’ll also share our favorite reads and hold our annual Grand Drawing.
For Teens Entering Grades 6-12 in September 2023
Monday, June 26 – Saturday, August 12.
Read anything you want this summer! Log your minutes on READsquared each week. Every 100 minutes enters you in a weekly raffle for a chance to win a gift card, book, and tote bag. Gift cards include Amazon, Starbucks, Taco Bell, and more!
Write reviews to earn more minutes! Each review counts as 100 minutes. A maximum of three reviews are allowed. The option to write a review can be found under “Missions” in READSquared. You can review books, movies, television series, video games, music, tabletop or board games, or restaurants.
Log 600 minutes by Saturday, August 12 to complete the program and earn a chance to win a $50 Amazon gift card! You will also receive tickets at the End of Summer Reading Party on Tuesday, August 22 from 2:30-4:30 p.m. to use towards raffle prizes. Prizes include a Retro Game Console, LEGO Star Wars building kit, Bluetooth speaker, Cinema Light Box, and more! The End of Summer Reading Party will have pizza, ice cream, games, karaoke, prizes, and more fun you won’t want to miss!
Stop by the Teen Room after signing up to receive a lanyard, enamel pin, and registration bag with other surprises. Select a new pin for every 100 minutes logged. Show off your “flair” all summer!
We want to create a culture of reading and make reading a habit! That’s why we are offering a loyalty reward! Log something every week for a chance to win a $25 Amazon gift card.
Teens registered in the Summer Reading Program can participate in our weekly Guess the Movie game. Each week, a new screenshot will be posted outside the Teen Room. Leave your guess for a chance to win a prize after the end of each week.
Decorate a puzzle piece to display in the Teen Room and earn a turn at our special prize machine!
Check out our website and newsletter for more information about the incredible events we will be hosting for teens, including: pasta making, escape rooms, cooking, video game tournaments, ceramics, embroidery, and more!
Join us for an epic summer!
Stop by the Children’s Room beginning Monday, June 26, 2023
All Together Now
Summer Reading Adventures
For families with children from birth up to 5th grade
June 26 – August 12
NO PRIOR REGISTRATION REQUIRED
STOP BY THE CHILDREN’S ROOM FOR YOUR MAP
Keep reading all summer long, while doing fun activities. Earn a bag filled with goodies and chances to win raffle prizes.
What you can enjoy this summer in the Children’s Room:
- A wide variety of in-person programs as well as activities you can do at your convenience at home. Click here for our calendar of events.
- Weekly Crafts
- Spread smiles by creating a card for our homebound patrons using your own supplies. Earn a raffle ticket for each card made; limit one per week.
- Earn a raffle ticket when you pick up your map, along with earning 6 additional tickets when you hand in your completed booklet for a chance to win the baskets below:
- Science Basket
- Boredom Busters Basket 1
- Boredom Busters Basket 2
- Boredom Busters Basket 3
- Game Basket 1
- Game Basket 2
- Escape Room Basket
- Baby Basket 1
- Baby Basket 2
- Toddler Basket
- Beach Basket
- Sensory Basket
- Shark Lovers Basket
- Garden Basket
- Eat, Play, Design Basket
- Sports Basket 1
- Sports Basket 2