Summer Reading 2019

Its Showtime at your Library

Registration starts May 28th and runs through June 8th Program begins June 10th and ends June 29th Don't Let this moment pass you by! Open to Ages Birth to Adult!

How the Reading Program works

Babies- parents grab a folder do the activities with your baby, hand in 1 folder and receive a rubber ducky, turn in a second folder and receive a book.

Preschool-  preschoolers grab a folder, hand in 1 folder and receive a book, turn in a second folder and receive a toy. There will also be a bonus bingo, more bingos = more prizes!

School Age- There will be 4 baskets to be raffled off, each child Receives a Reading Log. for every 15 minutes read they will receive a raffle ticket, for every hour read they get to pick something out of the treasure chest, if they read 15 or more hours for the whole program, they will receive a B&N gift certificate. If they read off the chosen list they can receive 1 raffle ticket. they are also allowed to do each challenge once and receive a raffle ticket.

Adults/Teens- There will be 4 baskets to be raffled off, For every book with review they receive 1 raffle ticket, for every program they attend they will receive an additonal raffle ticket, and for every 5 cans of food they bring in for the food pantry, they will receive 2 raffle tickets.

Birth to 24 months



Rubber Ducky Club

Open Program


Movement Mondays at 10:00AM

Storytime on Fridays at 10:00AM

School Age K-8*

Read to Dogs on Mondays at 4:00PM

It's Showtime Story Time on Wednesday June 12 at 4:00PM

Readers's Theater on Thursday June 13th and 20th at 4:00PM

Crafts at 4:00 on Thursday June 27th



* 6th-8th Graders will be able to choose which program they want to do


Bag Lunch and a Movie on Mondays at 12:00

Coffee Hour on Tuesdays at 10:00

Bingo on Wednesday June 12 at 5:00

Pinterest Party on Tuesday June 11 at 4:00

Ornamental Grasses at 4:00 on Tuesday June 18th

What does your handwriting say about you? at 5pm on Wed. June 26

Small Fruits on Tuesday June 25th at 4pm


Onarga Music Club Performance on Friday June 14 at 4pm


Magic Storyteller Chris McBrien on Wednesday June 26th at 4pm

Richard Landry and Snowball Magic Show on Friday June 21 at 4pm 

* 6th-8th Graders will be able to choose which program they want to do

   End Program

Celebrate the End of the Summer Reading Program on Saturday June 29th from 11AM-3PM with fun activities and snacks!

We will have outdoor blowups and games as well as lots of prizes to give away including all our raffle baskets.  

Raffle Baskets

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