SUMMER READING PROGRAM: Our reading program will begin on June 8 and end on July 31. All ages - infant to adult- participating will have the opportunity to win prizes. We will also offer Family Programs, Story Times, Preschool Play Group, Movies, Game Days and a Bowling Party! Flyers with events listed are available at the library or see the following:
BOWLING PARTY: A party at Dan's Village Bowl complete with bowling, pizza, soda and cake will take place sometime in August for everyone who completes the reading portion of our Summer Reading Program!
FAMILY PROGRAMS: *Tuesday, June 16 at 4:00 p.m. - "Uncle Lippie Kids' Show" featuring comedy and lots of laughs.
*Tuesday, June 23 at 6:00 p.m. - "Animal Ambassadors" presented by Renee Wahlen, Director of Marsh Haven Nature Center featuring live animals such as rabbits, guinea pigs, painted turtles, birds, reptiles and many more!
*Tuesday, July 7 from 5-9 p.m. - "Library Family Fun Night" at Horicon March Education Center. This is an awesome FREE family event featuring professional face painting, astronomy, wildlife walk, dip netting, and crafts. Due to several requests last year, there will be hot dogs, baked goods and water available for purchase. This event is sponsored by Mid-Wisconsin Federated Library System and the 27 libraries included.
*Wednesday, July 22 at 4:00 p.m. - "Mr. Steve's Program" featuring magic, music, ballooning and more!
PRESCHOOL STORY TIMES: *On Tuesday, June 9 at 10:00 a.m. Brenda Gudex, Director of Agricultural Programs at Fond du Lac Area Association of Commerce will present a dairy themed Story Time in honor of "June is Dairy Month". *On Tuesday, July 21 at 10:00 a.m. Jen and Kristen will present a "Super Hero" themed story time with stories, games, a craft and, of course, a snack!
**NEW**PRESCHOOL PLAY GROUP: *Tuesdays, June 23 and July 14 from 10:15-11:00 a.m. This will be aimed at children ages Infant to five and their parent or caregiver. It will be an opportunity for the children to play and the adults to connect and visit!
GAME DAYS: *Tuesdays, June 30 and July 28 from 2:00-3:30 p.m. This will be for children ages 8 and up (approximately) and will include Wii Games, as well as other board games. Registration is required for these days!
MOVIE MATINEE: *Tuesday, July 21 at 3:00 p.m. Movie to be shown will be announced closer to the date.
BOOK CLUB -- New day of the week and time! Nicholas Evan's "The Smoke Jumper" will be discussed on Tuesday, June 30 at 6:30 pm. New members are always welcome!!! Please contact the library for a copy of the book.
Paws to R.E.A.D. Program: The Reading Education Assistance Dog (R.E.A.D.) Program for children is made possible through Healing Paws, Inc located in Fond du Lac. It is a non-profit organization committed to enriching the lives of children and adults in special circumstances, through safe therapeutic interaction with dogs and cats. Studies have shown that reading to therapy animals helps children relax, increases their interest in reading, and improves their reading skills.
Based upon participation, the program will tentatively continue to be held the second Tuesday of each month (September-May) from 5:30-7:00 p.m. This program is free and open to the public!
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