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Super Summer

Super Summer

Something to do every day!

Saturday is Summer Reading Challenge Check-in and Program

1:00 – 4:00pm each Saturday, check-in with your reading and tell us what books you have enjoyed this week. What loot will you choose to celebrate your reading this week?

2:00pm every Saturday is our special program. Join us for a great show!

June 16 Acting Up Theater Company SRC 2018 Kick-off! Enjoy a play about reading and the Library.
June 23 Exotic Zoo A Traveling zoo with hands-on experience.
June 30 Drummunity The whole family gets to drum, sing and dance together.
July 7 ARK Animal Encounters 2 shows, 2:00pm and 3:00pm – hands-on, live animal encounters and presentation! Register, call 810-249-2170
July 14 Rick Kelley Children’s Concert: Don’t Just Sit There . . . Read Something
July 21 Howell Nature Center Lord of the Skies with Kili the Bald Eagle
July 28 Kevin Kammeraad and Cooperfly Puppets YOU help create the show! With a cast of puppets and a trunk full of tunes. Come and enjoy the show!
August 4 Cameron Zvarra Magician and Balloon Sculptor
August 11 Scheer Genius Summer Reading Challenge Finale! Grand prizes will be awarded at 2:00pm, immediately followed by “The Rock & Roll Magic Bookshelf.” Watch as classic and current children’s books are transformed by one of the country’s top children’s magicians.
Sponsored in part by the Ben F. Bryer Foundation

Tuesday is Lunch on the Lawn Story Time

1:00pm every Tuesday, bring your lunch and join us for story time on the lawn. In case of rain we will meet inside.

June 19 Singing Books
June 26 All Mixed Up
July 3 Fourth of July
July 10 Animal Sillies
July 17 Fairies and Gnomes
July 24 Lost and Found
July 31 Mutts
August 7 Peanut Butter and Jelly

Wednesday is For-Mar Comes to the Library

6:30 – 7:30 every Wednesday, join the staff of For-Mar Nature Preserve to learn about the wonders of nature.

June 20 Nature’s Detectives – Learn about tracks and other animal signs
June 27 Reading with Reptiles
July 4 No Program – Library Closed
July 11 Truck Farm
July 18 Patterns in Weather
July 25 Nature’s Super Heroes – What super heroes can you find in nature?
August 1 Spider or Insect?
August 8 WOW – Worms on Wheels

Thursday is Drop-in Game Day

1:00 – 4:00pm every Thursday, come in and play board games or card games in the Children’s Learning Place! Challenges for the whole family!

Friday is Drop-in and Build Day

1:00 – 4:00 every Friday, come and build with various building materials, a marble roller coaster or a working gear machine … how about a moving Magformers car? If you can imagine it, you can build it.