Summer Reading 2018

Summer Reading Program starts Monday, June 25th!
Come in to register between 1:00 and 6:00, but don’t miss
The Bremen Town Musicians at 2:00, a free family puppet
show about a cat, dog, donkey and a rooster who set out
from the farm to become world-famous musicians!
Our “Libraries Rock” programs include:

June 25th 2:00 Kickoff Puppet Show Performance, “Bremen Town Musicians.” A donkey, cat, dog, and rooster begin a fantastic adventure to become world famous musicians!

June 27th 11:00 Stonewall Dragon Story Time and Craft

June 28th 2:00 Makey-Makey Fun with Fruit Bongos and a Banana Piano

June 29th 2:00 Kindness Rocks/Pet Rocks: Paint and/or decorate a rock to inspire others, or take home for your very own.

July 2nd 2:00 Make a Musical Instrument. Upcycle household items into drums, egg shakers, horns, or whatever takes your fancy. What makes the coolest sound? Find out!

July 5th 3:00 DIY Rock Jewelry. Some of the best jewelry is made out of stone. Make some of your own!

July 10th 3:00 Lake Sunapee Protective Association: Nature Rocks! The LSPA will bring several different hands on activities all about rocks for families to enjoy and maybe learn something new!

July 12th Stuffed Animal Sleepover! Craft and drop-off will be at 3:00. Our stuffed friends will spend the night with Mo at the library, having adventures we’ll record in a photo album you can take home! Sign up in advance to claim your spot!  (25 stuffies max). July 13th is stuffy pick up day between 12-6pm.

July 17th 3:00 Tie Die Your Band T-Shirt. Bring something to tie-dye and join the fun!

July 19th 6:00 Wii U Game Night and Rock n’ Roll Pizza Rolls. Bring a Wii controller and some mad skills.

July 24th 3:00 Reading Rocks and Karate is Cool. Kyoshi Brent Baker and his students at Rising Sun Martial Arts will perform a karate demonstration for us!

July 26th 3:00 Frozen T-Shirt Challenge. Be the first kid to get a frozen-solid t-shirt completely on!

July 30th  (1-5:00pm) and 31st (10-5:00pm) Drop in 3D Printing Workshops. Learn how to use Tinkercad and get your design printed!

August 2nd 4:00 Ice Cream Finale Sock Hop. Prizes, music, and ice cream! What could be more fun?

Babies, Toddlers and PreK:

Wednesday Story Times: Toddler Time at 10:30, Pre-School Story Time at 11:00

Friday Story Time: 4:00 at the Newport Farmer’s Market

Teen Summer Reading:

Read to earn prizes!  Be one of the first 12 teens to finish the 10 hour goal and win a free Coronis grinder!

Kids of all ages are welcome at all events, but teens might especially love these:

June 29th, 2:00  Kindness Rocks

July 5th, 3:00 DIY Rock Jewelry

July 17th, 3:00 Tie Die Your T-Shirt

July 19th, 6:00  Wii U Game Night and Rockn’Roll Pizza Rolls

July 26th, 3:00 Frozen T-Shirt Challenge

Don’t forget to READ!

Every 1/2 hour you read earns a token to spend at the Prize Cart.

Finish the 10 hour reading goal to earn a  free ice cream cone from Grazi’s Market or McDonalds.

Reading during the summer is the best way to keep on top of the skills you worked so hard on during the school year!