Events & Programs
Free Family Fun!
(Registration not required unless otherwise noted.)
2016 SUMMER READING EVENTS for children, ages 3-11
June 6 - July 14
Sign up your children for great summer reading events and prizes at the Main or Branch Library!
Click Here for information about all of the special summer programming fun, such as Tuesday
Entertainment at 2:00 at the Main Library, Tuesday
Evening Family Fun at the Branch Library,
Thursday Evening Events at the Main Library, and Saturday Summer Reading Events at the
Main Library! The last day to pick up prizes for the children's summer reading program
will be on Thursday, July 14.
Brown-Bag-It Lunchtime Fun!
Wednesday, July 13, 11:30am
Bring your kids and lunches to the Main Library for Wildlife Prairie Park animals!
Drinks are provided.
Reader's Theater Presents: Hilarious Skits!
Thursday, August 4, 6:30pm
Come to the Main Library to enjoy the 10th season of Washington District Library's Reader's
Theater. This summer's production will feature hilarious skits that are fun for the whole family!
Cupcake Decorating for ages 5 and up
Saturday, August 6, 10:00am
Sign up for a morning of cupcake decorating at the Main Library. Pre-registration is required.
Brown-Bag-It Lunchtime Fun!
Wednesday, August 10, 11:30am
Bring an item to tie dye (shirt, socks, pillow case, etc.) to the Main Library. Drinks are provided.
Get Crafty at the Branch Library
Thursday, August 18, 4:00pm
Bring the kids to the Branch Library to make flower pens for themselves or their new teacher!
Lego Club for ages 5 and up
Tuesday, August 30, 4:00pm
Come to the Main Library to build your own creations using library-supplied Legos! Finished
projects will be displayed for one month in the children's department display case.
Monday Summer Movies:
Enjoy a different sports-themed movie at 3:00pm each week during summer reading - Main Library Meeting Room.
- June 6 - Air Bud (PG)
- June 13 - Cars (G)
- June 20 - Cars 2 (G)
- June 27 - Space Jam (PG)
- July 4 - Library Closed
- July 11 - Planes (G)
Love acting? Good at Reading? 5th-8th graders pre-register by July 9 to be part of our 10th season
of Reader's Theater, the Main Library's free theater troupe! No memorizing lines; skits are read and
performed with minimal props, bringing literature to life. Learn public speaking & theater skills, make
friends, and have a great time! This summer's production will feature hilarious
skits! The season
begins after summer reading ends and consists of:
Six Mandatory Rehearsals:
Tuesdays & Wednesdays, July 19 thru August 3, from 10:00-11:15am
Thursday, August 4, at 6:30pm (Food-filled, fantastic cast party following!)
Red Cross Babysitting Training
Please check the American Red Cross website for babysitting classes scheduled in the
area at www.redcross.org.
There are no scheduled classes at the library at this time.