Book Club -- Jamie Ford's "Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet" will be discussed on Thursday, May 30 at 6:00 pm. New members are always welcome!!! Please contact the library for a copy or order one for yourself by using our online catalog.
Summer Reading Program-- The theme for Summer 2013 is "Dig Into Reading". All ages are welcome to read (or be read to) in order to earn prizes and have a chance to win a grand prize. Reading logs can be picked up beginning Monday, June 10. The reading program will end July 31. In addition to reading and prizes, there are many other activities planned as outlined below:
FAMILY PROGRAMS: *Wednesday, June 19 at 4:00 pm - Zoozort Live Animal Program featuring an armadillo, coati, bearded dragon, wallaby, fennec fox, chameleon and a kinkajou ; *Tuesday, July 9 from 5:00-9:00 pm at the Horicon Marsh Education Center - Library Family Fun Night featuring marsh tours, dip netting, story time and craft projects. The event will take place rain or shine with some modifications if rainy weather ; *Wednesday, July 10 at 6:00 pm - Randy Peterson's Digging For Reading Treasures Show ; and *Thursday, July 18 at 6:00 pm - Curtis Alan Hed's Magic of Reading Show.
PRESCHOOL STORY TIMES: Two story times will be held this summer. They will be held on *Tuesday, June 25 at 10:00 am and on *Tuesday, July 9 at 10:00 am. Both sessions will be aimed at preschool age children, BUT all are welcome to join us for stories, crafts, games, songs and more fun!
CRAFTY THURSDAYS: Every Thursday from June 13-July 25 children and families can stop by the library to work on a different craft project each week! The crafts will be set out during open library hours of 1:00-7:00 pm for families to come at their convenience to make and take a craft!
OTHER EVENTS: *Wednesday, June 12 from 5:00-6:00 pm - Father's Day Project. Registration IS required for this event. Please call or stop by the library to sign up ; *Wednesday, June 26 from 3:30-5:00 pm - Read at the Library! Come read at the library. We will have a small snack, and you can bring a pillow, bean bag chair, etc., or just sit at the table and read. Come upstairs and get your reading log checked off for the amount of time you spend reading ; *Monday, July 1 from 1:30-3:00 pm - Fay's Fun 'n Learning Game Day. This will be for children ages 8 and up. Fay's Fun 'n Learning from Fond du Lac will be providing us with fun and unique games to play ; *Thursday, July 25 at 3:00 pm - Movie Matinee. The movie title to be shown will be announced closer to this date. It will be shown in the library basement. FREE popcorn and licorice will be served! You may bring your own drink as long as it has a cover or lid.
*Watch for contests and prize drawings to take place in August!
Library Board Quarterly Meeting
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