Calendar of Events
Summer Reading Open House; 4pm-5pm
Sign-up May 30-June 10 "Reading by Design"
10am Toddler Time for ages 18mo - 3yrs
Theme: Building a House
Children and Family Big Screen Novies; 1pm; titles, ratings, and suggested audience ages will be posted in the library
Saturday Morning Storytime; 10:00am
Ages 2-5 and family; "Make Believe"
Summer Reading 50th Celebration; 6:30pm
Open House; Adults who participated in summer reading programs are encouraged to attend; A Memory Board will be available to sign
Friends Annual Meeting & program,
a taste of "Pump Boys & Dinettes" at 6pm
Preschool Program; 10:00am; (ages 3-Kindergarten) "Construction Storytime"
"Getting Excited about Science" 7pm
Ages 5-12 are invited; those under 6 must come with a supervising adult. Presenter: Steve Belliveau
1pm Kids' food program with Ellen
Luhman, U of I Extension (signup)
Lego Building for kids at 3pm or 6pm (signup needed)
"I is for Invention" 10:30am; Program for ages 6 - 11; Presenter: Museum of the Grand Prairie; Sign up needed
Rocketry with Troy Simpson; 10:30am and 1pm; ages 5 - 11 Sign up needed
Science Olympiad Challenge
for ages 8 - 11 10:30am signup
"Stepping Stones" craft for ages 11 - 15 at 1pm with Mrs. Gocken (signup)
"Celebrate Summer" 6:30pm; Activities for ages 4 and up with families at the library. Make a glider and other items. No sign up required
1pm Lego Machines activity for ages 8 - 11. Signup needed
Preschool Program (ages 3-Kindergarten)
10am; "Patterns, Shapes, and Stripes"
"Art of Design" Presenter: Dan Laib; Program for ages 5-11 at 11am;
At 1:30pm Dan will present a drawing workshop for teens ages 12-18; Sign-up required;
Reading by Design crafts, 10:30 for ages 5 - 7, & 1pm for ages 8 - 10 (signup)
10:30 "Constructing with Corn" for ages 6 - 10. Signup needed
Library Board Meeting at 7pm
Last day to return books for reading credit
Teen Reading Club Pizza Party; 4pm
Read-To-Me Party; 10:30am; Fun activities and snacks; Sign-up is required; A supervising adults must come
"Reading By Design" Party (grades 1 and up) 10:00am; The Abra-Kid-Abra group will present "the Magic of the Eclipse;
Awards and treats will follow
Saturday Morning Storytime; 10am; (designed for ages 2-5 with families) "In the Garden"
Calcium Calendar by
Brown Bear Software