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MARINETTE: Summer Reading Club

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Get ALL the Summer Reading Club details here!

You may have read or heard about some of our Summer Reading Club programs, but be sure to look at all the wonderful events included in our June-July “Build a Better World” themed  Program Guide 8×14

Please note that one event is NOT listed in the guide: Tuesday, June 25th at 1:00 p.m. Mary Tooley will present her “Animals are Builders Too!” program for school age children.  They will learn about animals and construct their own take home paper spider web and spider.  

August events are also in the guide.

REGISTRATION and PRIZES:

The Summer Reading Club kick-off is on June 1, from 5-7 p.m.  You can register,participate in activities, and enjoy light refreshments courtesy of the Friends of the Library.

To go with the theme, participants will be able to vote via sticker for a charity via their reading and completion of various activities.  (Donation lists will also be available.)  Completing reading and activities will also earn participants a weekly STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) kit, such as a catapult, to take home.

Local elementary schools will be competing for a reading trophy and a special “Pete the Cat” Story time at their school.

ACTIVITIES:

Weekly activities for ages 0-18 include Maker Mondays, Summer Story Time,Itsy Bitsy Story Time, Teen Scene, Volunteens, Tinker Thursday,  Walking Book Club, and puzzles/games, guessing jar

Activities for adults and teens include Books Outside the Box, Genealogy for Beginners, Local History Resources,  Walking Book Club, puzzles/games, guessing jar, and Wednesday Afternoon Book Club

Special Events : Boldt Blocks,  Pokémon Trainer Club, Animals are Builders Too!, Moms’ Clean Air Force (air quality), Pete the Cat Story Time, Lego Story Club, and Computer Coding Camp

**No programs the week of July 3-8**

All library programs are free and open to the public.

MARINETTE: Fall Itsy Bitsy Story Time

Bring your little one in to have some fun at the library!  Designed for ages 0-3 years with a parent or caregiver, this program offers stories, songs, rhymes, and movement followed by social time at the end.  Siblings are welcome.  We meet Wedsully Readingnesdays at 11:00.

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MARINETTE: September Teen Scene

Teen Scene is held on Wednesday nights from 6-7:30, this program is for ages 12-18.  We will have different revolving events each month.  Please contact Miss Lara if you need more information.  Remember, all programs at the library are free and you do not need to have a library card.

9/7: First Dibs/TAG Meeting: First Dibs allows you a sneak peek at the new YA (young adult) books we have ordered.  You will also have the chance to check them out.  TAG is the Teen Advisory Group.  We would like to have teen input on upcoming changes to the YA section and this is your chance to help make an awesome space for YOU!

9/14: Game Night: Come play games with us.  Bring your own or play one of ours.

9/21: Mandala Rocks: Get creative and paint something!  Dress for mess.

9/28: Lego Night: Build to the monthly theme OR free build.  heart rock

MARINETTE: August Events

Phew! Such a busy summer and more fun to be had. Join us in August….  You can view or print the Coming Soon Brochure August 2016 by clicking.  Be sure to join us for our Harry Potter celebration on August 11th too!  Please call if you need to preregister or have questions. 715.732.7570Hogwarts Poster

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