Library’s Rock! Summer Reading Challenge

summer reading 2018

 
Beginning Monday, June 25th, Young People ages preschool through Young Adult can sign up and get prizes just for reading.  Stop by the Young People’s Department or register online. All Participants are invited to the End of Summer Reading Party on Tuesday, August 14 at 6 pm for more prizes, refreshments and special entertainment.

For the very youngest readers ask about the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Initiative.

Calling all kids…Have you ever seen a great horned owl? Danced with a chicken? Made your own ice cream? You can enjoy each of these experiences and more at your library this summer.

All Summer:

  • Lego League:  Mondays at 5:30 pm, Lansingburgh,  ages 4 and up
  • Teen Gaming:  Tuesdays at 3:00 pm-5:00 pm, Lansingburgh
  • Family Storytime: Thursdays at 10:30 am, Lansingburgh, ages 0-5
  • librariesrockimageGreta the Reading Dog: Saturdays at 12:00 pm, Main Library, all ages

June:

  • Family Storytime: Wednesdays at 10:30 am, Main Library, ages 0-5
  • Family Craft Night: Thursday, June 14th at 6:00 pm, Main Library, ages 4-11
  • River Fest Storytime: Saturday, June 16th at 11:00 am at River St. and Monument Square
  • Tape Resist Painting: Tuesday, June 19th at 6:00 pm, Main Library, ages 8-16
  • Frog Prince Puppet Show: Tuesday, June 26th at 6:30 pm, Main Library, ages 3 and up
  • All About Fish! Wednesday, June 27th at 2:00 pm, Lansingburgh Branch, ages 5 and up

July:

  • Walk like a Chicken: Tuesday,  July 10th at 2:00 pm, Lansingburgh Branch, ages 3 & up
  • Rock Painting: Tuesday, July 10th at 3:00 pm, Main Library, all ages
  • Family Storytime:  Wednesday, July 11th at 11:00 am, Main Library, ages 0-5
  • What’s the Scoop? Thursday, July 12th at 1:00 pm, Main Library, ages 5 and up
  • What’s the Scoop?  Tuesday, July 17th at 2:00 pm, Lansingburgh Branch, ages 5 & up
  • Puppet People: Three Little Pigs: Wednesday, July 18th at 6:30 pm, Main Library, ages 3 and up
  • DIY Instruments: Thursday, July 19th at 6:00 pm, Main Library, ages 4-11
  • Stories in the Park: Friday, July 20th at  11:00 am, Washington Park (2nd and Washington), ages 3 and up
  • Let’s Drum!  Tuesday, July 24th at 6:00 pm, Lansingburgh Branch, ages 3 and up
  • Art Night: Tuesday,  July 24th at 6:00 pm, Main Library, ages 8-16
  • Birds of Prey: Wednesday, July 25th at 11:00 am, Main Library, all ages
  • Farmer Minor & Daisy the Pig: Tuesday, July 31st at 11:00 am, Main Library, ages 3 and above

August:

  • Meet Spiderman! Storytime: Thursday, August 2nd at 11:00 am, Barker Park (3rd and State St.)
  • Stories in the Park: Wednesday, August 8th at 11:00 am,  Frear Park, ages 3 and up
  • Art with the Tang Museum: Thursday, August 9th at 11:00 am, Main Library, ages 5 and up
  • Art with the Tang Museum: Thursday, August 9th at 1:00 pm, Lansingburgh Branch,
    ages 5 and up
  • End of Summer Reading Party: Tuesday, August 14th at 6:00 pm, Main Library, ages 3 and up plus teens with special guest entertainment! *Please Register

To register for programs please call (518) 274-7071 or register online.

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