Kids

Summer Reading 2022

Summer Reading Program

June 13 – August 5
Register for a Beanstack account to log in your reads. Earn a brag tag and raffle ticket for each hour of reading. Your goal is to read at least 8 hours during the summer. Grand prize winners will be drawn on Aug 8.

Paws to Read

Paws to Read

Every other Thursday June 16 – July 28

Every other Friday June 24 – August 5

Kids in grades K-5 are invited to practice their skills by reading to one of our therapy dogs. Registration is required. Visit our Events calendar to sign up.

Kids Messy Art

Messy Art Day

Tuesday, June 21 | 10:00-11:00am
Explore art in the messiest way possible! Paint with squirt guns, explore with bubble art, and even make exploding paint. Please wear your messy art clothes.

Programs


Toddler Storytime

Toddler Storytime

Mondays | 10:00am in the program room
Toddlers with an adult can join us for stories, songs, and dancing.

Mother Goose on the Loose

Mother Goose on the Loose

Thursdays | 10:00am in the program room
This lapsit storytime is for children from birth to preschool age and their adult caretaker. Nursery rhymes, stories, songs and bounces can be enjoyed in this early literacy program.

Curiosity Bag

Curiosity Bags for Preschoolers

Play! Create! Investigate! Designed for kids ages 3-5, each bag contains 3-4 math and literacy activities based on a monthly theme.

Text TALK to 75547

TALK, text and learn for kindergarten

Make anytime learning time!
Talk sends 8-10 fun activity suggestions each month that parents and caregivers with children 5 and under can do any time to build school readiness skills.

Text TALK to 75547

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Start your child’s journey as a life-long reader. The goal is to read 1000 books (repeated titles are okay!) before starting Kindergarten. Earn a small reward for every 100 books read. Upon completion, they will have their photo taken and added to our Wall of Fame. Start reading today!

500 Books Before Middle School

500 Books Before Middle School

Read a book, any book, and have fun! The goal is to read 500 books before you start middle school. Earn rewards for reaching milestones along the way. Registration can begin at any time for any child in grades K-5. Best of all, you can complete the program at your own pace.

Featured Resources


beanstack

Beanstack

Track your reading and participate in library reading challenges and the summer reading program.

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eBook K-8 Collection

Ebooks that support K-8 students across all subject areas, full text accessible from a computer or downloadable to most popular portable devices.

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Explora for Elementary Students

Easy-to-read entries about animals, musicians, fitness, space exploration, and much more.

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NoveList K-8 Plus

Reading recommendations, book reviews, and Lexile scores for children K-8.

pebble go

PebbleGo

For grades Pre K-3, tool that is packed with informational articles, interactive lessons, games, and ready-made activities to reinforce learning.

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World Book Kids

For grades Pre K – 5. Easy-to-read content for elementary school learners. Hundreds of activities, science projects, and experiments