Family Programs

Here’s our Summer Reading Program schedule…..

And we do have some Special Events for you to take part in, too….

We’re celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing!  On Saturday, July 20th from 10am-1pm we’re having a Moon Landing Party!  We’ll have lots of fun and out of this world activities, snacks from space, some science experiments, and help make our own starry night sky.

For the Summer Reading Program…..

Each Thursday, we’ll have an “Out of This World Program” for you to participate in…..all ages are generally welcome, although some programs may require help for the younger folks.  All events are free and open to the public.

Friday afternoons in July we’ll be showing movies on the big screen in the Community and Youth Services Room.  *Each person to attend may have a  FREE slice of pizza and a cup of juice each.  All other snacks and drinks are available for $1.00 or less each, with all proceeds to benefit future Library Programs.*

Here’s your chance to get a bit messy! On Thursday, July 18th, at 6:00 pm we’ll be learning to make DIY Moon Sand.  Come be a little messy and make your own moon sand to play with at home.  Younger children may need help with mixing.

The Friday, July 19th Movie at 3 pm is a Double Feature with Guardians of the Galaxy 1 and 2.  Rated  PG-13Guardians of the Galaxy finds a group of intergalactic criminals who must pull together to stop a fanatical warrior with plans to purge the universe.  This movie runs for 2 hours and 1 minute, and besides the pizza and juice, a bag of popcorn is included .

Blast off with us on Thursday, July 25th at 6:00 pm when we make Bottle Rockets.  With a little bit of imagination, science, and some odds and ends, make your own little rocket.

The final SRP July Movie on Friday, July 26th at 3 pm is Alita: Battle Angel.  Rated PG-13, Alita is a deactivated female cyborg who is revived, but cannot remember anything of her past life and goes on a quest to find out who she is.  This movie will run for 2 hours and 2 minutes.

Create your very own planet themed sun catcher on Thursday, August 1st, at 6pm.  We’ll be using paint, so dress appropriately!

And…….the grand finale to our Summer Reading Program – The CARNIVAL!!  It will happen on Saturday, August 10th, from 1 to 4 pm on Fort Hill Park.  We’ll have Games, Prizes, Snacks, Activities, Raffles,  and  Fun Fun Fun!  There is sure to be a little something for everyone.