Programs and Events – Summer Reading 2016
All Teen Tuesdays begin at 10:00 a.m. (for children grades 6-12)
All Family Time Thursdays begin at 10:30 a.m. (for ages pre-school and up, including parents)
We are also including a “Family Fun Challenge” for the whole family to get involved in. It’s sort of like a scavenger hunt and is suitable for families of all sizes and ages.
June 2 — 10:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.: Decorate the library
June 7 — Teen Tuesday: Opening Ceremonies
June 9 — Family Time Thursday: George Archuleta, a Native American from Burdett KS, will share stories of the Tewa Pueblo Indian Tribe and tell us the real meaning of the Pow Wow.
June 9 — For the Adults: 12:00 noon — Mona Archulets is a certified herbalist and will talk about “Kitchen Herbs and Their Medicinal Uses.” Join us for a pizza lunch. There is no cost, but you must reserve a spot by 5 p.m. on July 8 so we can make sure to have enough.
June 14 — Teen Tuesday: Relay Race
June 14 — For the Adults: Movie Day! 1:00 p.m. Tom Selleck stars as a wealthy Chicago broker who is forced to bring his aging parents to his home to take care of them. Refreshments will be served.
June 16 — Family Time Thursday: Game Day! We will be playing classic outdoor games. Invite all your friends!
June 16 7:00 p.m. Scott Novosel, former walk-on KU basketball star and graphic novel author, will share his story and talk about working hard to achieve your dreams.
June 21 — Teen Tuesday: Wacky Word
June 21 — For the Adults: Christine McPheter from the K-State Extension Office will make Healthy Smoothies to enjoy with our Taco Bar lunch. There is no cost, but you must reserve a spot by 5 p.m. on July 20 so we can make sure to have enough.
June 23 — Family Time Thursday: On Your Mark…Hurdle to a Healthy Lifestyle. Christine McPheter from the K-State Extension Office will lead in fun activities that focus on Health and Nutrition.
June 28 — Teen Tuesday: Scavenger Hunt
June 28 — 1:00 p.m. – For the Adults: Adult Coloring! We will provide the pages and markers for some stress-free fun! Anyone over 18 is welcome to join us.
June 30 — Family Time Thursday: Shake Rattle and Rhyme with Thad Beach. He is an entertainer, musician, songwriter, and teaching artist and performs with ukulele, harmonica, kazoo, jaw harp, guitar, and his band in a bucket.
July 5 — Teen Tuesday: Scrambles
July 7 — 1:00 p.m. – Family Time Thursday: The Southwest Kansas Library System folks will be here to make READ posters staring YOU!!! This is a fun “Green Screen” event, so don’t wear green today!
July 27 For the Adults: Adult Coloring! We will provide the pages and markers for some stress-free fun! Anyone over 18 is welcome to join us.
July 12 — Teen Tuesday: Closing Ceremonies
July 14 — Family Time Thursday: Movie Day! Come in for fun with your friends. Popcorn will be served!
July 14 1:00 p.m. – For the Adults: Adult Coloring! We will provide the pages and markers for some stress-free fun! Anyone over 18 is welcome to join us.