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Summer Reading Program 2017

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Ages 3 and up | June 1 – July 29

Ages 3 through adult can read for prizes this summer beginning June 1, 2017.

Children, ages 3 years through 6th grade, can register for weekly programs and receive their reading logs beginning June 1.  Those who complete the reading requirement for their age level will receive a prize package.  After earning a prize package, children can continue to read for tickets to put in a drawing for other prizes. Tickets for prize drawings must be turned in by July 29.  Reading logs can be turned in as late as August 31 to receive some prizes.

Ages, 7th grade through adult, can read for tickets to put in a drawing for prizes. Tickets for prize drawings must be turned in by July 29.

Weekly Programs

Registration begins June 1.  All programs require registration by signing up in the library.  Space is limited for some programs.  

Tuesday Morning Story Time, 10:30 a.m.  (3 years and up)

  • June 20
    • Jedi Training Camp
      • All Padawan learners are invited to join us for a Star Wars adventure where you will train to become a Jedi Master.
  • June 27
    • Music Camp
      • A Walk In The Woods:  An exploration of music and movement with nature songs.
  • July 4
    • No Program
  • July 11
    • Civil War Soldier Camp
      • Time travel with us back to the 1860s and find out what it takes to become a Civil War soldier.
  • July 18
    • Space Camp
      • Join us for a morning of space exploration in the library with the Challenger Learning Center.
  • July 25
    • Dinosaur Camp
      • Character Party Crashers of Heyworth will be presenting a program about dinosaur hunters.  Join us as we learn the basics of what it takes to find the dinosaurs.

Thursday Evening Story Time, 6:15 p.m.  (3-6 year olds and their families)

  • June 22
    • Going On a Campout!
  • June 29
    • Music Camp
  • July 6
    • No Program
  • July 13
    • Dinosaur Camp
  • July 20
    • Space Camp

Friday Movie Mornings, 10:30 a.m.

Movies will be rated G or PG.  Feel free to bring a snack and a drink with a lid.  Movie titles are available in the library and on the website.

Special Programs

Campfire Stories and Songs with Dr. Mike Lockett

  • Thursday, July 27, 6 p.m.
  • Presented by First State Bank of Bloomington – Heyworth Branch
  • Children of all ages and their families are welcome to join us for an evening of campfire stories and songs.
  • Bring a lawn chair or blanket.

Creating Soil:  Meet Amazing Composters

  • Friday, June 30, 10:30 a.m.
  • The Ecology Action Center will offer a fun, educational program about creating soil with critters.  Join us for a fun time in the dirt! 

Thank You to Our Summer Reading 2017 Sponsors