Summer Reading Program 2022
Read Beyond the Beaten Path:
Summer Reading Program Overview
June 6 - August 1
Pre-K through 5th grade reading logs
6th through 12th grade reading BINGO
Adult reading BINGO
PreK - 5th Grade
Pick up a reading log at the library. For every log you complete you get a prize from our prize box!
Join us at the library every Monday at 11:00a.m. for Camp READ!
Each week we will have a different camp theme with nature activities, games, and crafts, and we will read a book to add to your reading log!
Picture Books: 1 book = 1 spot on reading log
Chapter Books: 20 minutes of reading = 1 spot on reading log
When your reading log is full, turn it in for a prize!
6th - 12th Grade
Pick up a Summer Reading BINGO sheet at the library. Turn in your BINGO sheet by August 1st for a small prize (even if you don't get a BINGO). For every BINGO you get, your name will be entered into a prize drawing on August 1.
Pick up an Adult Summer Reading BINGO sheet at the library. For every BINGO you get, your name will be entered into a prize drawing on August 1. Be sure to turn in your BINGO sheet by August 1!
And CURBSIDE CRAFTS every Wednesday from June 8 through July 27!
Read Beyond the Beaten Path: Camp READ!
Mondays @ 11a.m.
(Tuesday) July 5
Join us every Monday from June 6 through August 1 for story time and nature activities at Camp READ! Bring your reading logs every week to get a prize!
June 6, 11a.m.-12 p.m Camp Read Week 1: Welcome to Camp READ!
June 13, 11a.m.-12 p.m Camp Read Week 2: Let’s Go Fly a Kite
June 20, 11a.m. - 12 p.m Camp Read Week 3: Nature’s Wonders
June 27, 11a.m. - 12 p.m Camp Read Week 4: Gone Fishing
July 5 (Tuesday), 11a.m.-12 p.m Camp Read Week 5: Science Camp
July 11, 11a.m.-12 p.m Camp Read Week 6: Green Thumbs
July 18, 11a.m. - 12 p.m Camp Read Week 7: Explorers of the Wild
July 25, 11a.m. - 12 p.m Camp Read Week 8: Skies Above
August 1, 11a.m. - 12 p.m Camp Read Week 9: Goodbye Camp
The G.O.A.T. - Greatest Of All (story)Times!
Saturday, June 25
Join us for a special event on Saturday, June 25 at 10:30 a.m. We will be reading stories about goats with real live goats in attendance! This event will be outside the library, so be prepared for heat and sun.
Kids will be able to pet, feed, and hold the goats!
Goats are provided by Rent-A-Kid, LLC of southern Illinois.
If you came to our G.O.A.T. last year, it was lots of fun!
Summer Movie Fridays!
Fridays @ 11a.m. & 2 p.m.
Get out of the heat and enjoy movies every Friday in the library! We will be showing camping and nature themed movies to go along with our summer reading theme, Ready Beyond the Beaten Path: Camp READ!
Kids movies at 11 a.m. and teen/adult movies at 2 p.m. Children under 13 must have a parent present or written parental permission to watch PG-13 movies. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or older sibling.
June 10 11 a.m. - The Parent Trap (PG)
2 p.m. - The Great Outdoors (PG)
June 17 11 a.m. - Ice Age (PG)
2 p.m. - Jurassic Park (PG-13)
June 24 11 a.m. - The Jungle Book (PG)
2 p.m. - Life of Pi (PG)
July 1 11 a.m. - Finding Nemo (G)
2 p.m. - A River Runs Through It (PG)
July 8 11 a.m. - A Bug’s Life (G)
2 p.m. - We Bought A Zoo (PG)
July 15 11 a.m. - Open Season (PG)
2 p.m. - Jumanji (PG)
July 22 11 a.m. - The Lion King (PG)
2 p.m. - Call of the Wild (PG)
July 29 11 a.m. - Camp Rock (G)
2 p.m. - Moonrise Kingdom (PG-13)