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Events & Programs

Free Family Fun! (Registration not required unless otherwise noted.)


JUNE

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!

Brown-Bag-It Lunchtime Fun!
Wednesday, June 15, 11:30am
Bring your kids and lunches to the Main Library and watch a Washington Police K9 demonstration!
Drinks are provided.

Summer Lego Club for ages 5 and up
Thursday, June 16, 6:30pm
Pre-registration required.

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.

Brown-Bag-It Lunchtime Fun!
Wednesday, June 22, 11:30am
Bring your kids and lunches to the Main Library for a story and activity with Andy the Armadillo!
Drinks are provided.

Brown-Bag-It Lunchtime Fun!
Wednesday, June 29, 11:30am
Bring your kids and lunches to the Main Library for Forest Park Nature Center: Champs of Survival!
Drinks are provided.

JULY

Brown-Bag-It Lunchtime Fun!
Wednesday, July 6, 11:30am
Bring your kids and lunches to the Main Library for Abbey Cook's Sign & Sing Storytime!
Drinks are provided.

Summer Lego Club for ages 5 and up
Thursday, July 7, 6:30pm
Pre-registration required.

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.

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.


Monday Summer Movies:
Enjoy a different sports-themed movie at 3:00pm each week during summer reading - Main Library Meeting Room.
Snack provided!

  • 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)



Reader's Theater
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

Evening Performance: 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.