Summer Reading 2019: Universe of Stories

Summer Reading, June 1st - July 31st

Registration Available Starting May 13th

Children, teens, and adults are invited to sign up for Summer reading!  Read and complete activities to earn prizes (including a free book of your choice), as well as drawing entries for fun prizes, and an invitation to the library's end-of-summer pool party at the Eaton Recreation and Community Center!

Join us at special programs nearly every day of the week.

Register online or at the library, and then download a reading log or come in to the library to pick one up.

Super-Special Events

  • Open House, All Ages (June 1st, 11:00AM-3:00pm)
  • LAN Gaming, Teen & Adult (June 1st & July 6th, 3:00-7:00pm)
  • Mister Tim Concert, Adults (June 11th, 6:30pm)
  • Growing and Preserving Herbs, Adult (June 14th, 2:30-4:00pm)
  • Adulting 101: How to change a flat tire, Teen (June 15th, 1:00pm)
  • 3rd Saturday Board Games, Ages 10-Adult (June 15th and July 20th, 2:00pm)
  • Fly Me to the Moon: Apollo 11, All Ages (June 20th, 5:00pm)
  • Starship Artemis
    • Coding, Ages 10-Adult (June 29th, 10:00AM-1:00pm)
    • Artemis Games, Ages 10-Adult (June 29th, 2:00-5:00pm)
    • Artemis Games, Adult (June 29th, 5:00-7:00pm)
  • 15 Minute Escape Room: Space Command HQ, Age 8+ (July 20th, 10am-5pm)
  • Harry Potter Birthday Party, all ages (July 31st, 1-4pm)
  • Harry Potter Team Trivia, all ages (July 31st, 6-8pm)

Thursday All Ages Special Events, 1:00 PM

  • Catch the World Beat Drumming, June 6th
  • Fiske Planetarium Presents: Infrared and meteroites, June 13th
  • Use the Force (of Static Electricity), by StemPunkED, June 20th
  • A Universe of Tales, with Storyteller Wynn Montgomery, June 27th
  • Puppets In Space! with Eaton Puppeteers, July 11th
  • Anne Lincoln Magic Show, July 18th
  • W.O.L.F Sanctuary, July 25th

 

Repeating Summer Youth Events

Monday Code Club, 4:00 PM

  • Join us for adventures in coding!  Work on your own project, explore the library's BitsBox materials, or use the Prenda system to learn something new!  Bring your own laptop if you wish, 8 computers available.

Tuesday Sew Much Fun, 3:30 PM

  • A new sewing project each week!  Work on someting of your own, or try ours.  All ages welcome; crafters under age 8 need to bring an adult assistant.

Wednesday Elementary Adventures, 3:00 PM

  • Join us on Wednesdays at 3:00 for a mixture of crafts, science, music, dances, and games.  It's a different adventure each week!

1st & 3rd Wednesday Kids Book Club, 11:00 AM 

  • Bring your current book or a recent favorite and tell us about it at the library.

2nd & 4th Wednesday Kids Code Club, 11:00 AM

  • Join us for adventures in coding!  Work on your own project, or use the Prenda system to learn something new!  Bring your own laptop if you wish, 8 computers available.

Thursday Special Guest Presenters, 1:00 PM

  • A special guest every week!

 

Repeating Summer Teen Events

Teen Art Group, Wednesdays at 2:00 PM

  • Join fellow teens for DIY art group.  Bring your own projects or start a new one!

Terrible Movie Club, Fridays at Noon

  • Bad movies make for the best commentary.  Come provide it.