Summer Reading

Summer programs, activities, and contests May 27 -  July 29

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Activities & Story Times through July 29   

Visit our calendar to register

See below for full schedule & details

Summer Library Bingo

Earn prizes for reading, attending library programs, visiting the library, and checking out books!
Stop in the children's room to register, and pick up a bingo card and program schedule.  

Toddler & Preschool  (ages 0-5, not attending Kindergarten in the fall)

Kids Reading Rewards   (entering grades K-5 in the fall) 

Teen & Tween Reading Contest (entering grades 6-10 in the fall)

Adult Reading Contest​​  (ages 16 and up) ​
one entry for each book you read for a chance to win in the grand prize drawing at the end of July.

 

Summer Events & Programs         June 12 - July 28, 2017

Register online, in person, or by phone starting May 27

No Classes July 3-8

* Classes with a star have limited spaces - please register early

(dates and topics subject to change)

 

For Little Ones…

Family Story time   (ages 0-5 with an adult)   Mondays 10-10:30 am   - Starts 6/12
 ** Special Story Time Stroll  - Monday, June 19 - 10:00 am **

Preschool Story time   (ages 3-5 on their own)  Tuesdays 10-10:30 am - Starts 6/13

 

Drop-in Events....

Monday Movies @ Noon    (all ages - under 8 with an adult)
 6/12 - “Moana”        6/26 - “Trolls”    7/10 - “Secret Life of Pets”
bring a snack or lunch

Open LEGO Building  (all ages - under 8 with an adult)  Thursdays 10-2 - Starts 6/8

 

School-Age Events....

Wacky Wednesdays!     (not all program times or age groups are the same)

         * 6/7  - Bubble Lady Show - 11 am - grades K-5 (max. 30)

         * 6/14 - Karate - 11:30 am - grades K-5  (max. 30)

         6/21 - Magic Show  - 10 am - all ages

         * 6/28 - Art with Nancy Brotz- 1:00 pm - grades K-5 (max. 30)

         * 7/12 - Hula Hoop Show - 10 am - grades 3-8 (max. 30)

             *7/19 – Boomwhackers, Ball Drums and More! - 10:00 am - gr. 1-5  (max.20)

     * 7/26 - Crazy Experiments - 10:00 am  - grades K-5 (max. 30)

 

Teen & Tween  (grades 6-10)  

(not all program times are the same)       

* 6/15  - Art Class with Nancy Brotz - 1:00 pm (max. 30)

* 6 /22 - Karate & Personal Safety - 11:30 am  (max. 20)

6/28  & 7/26  - Yoga for all levels  7:00 pm

6/29 - Movie & Popcorn  “Fantastic Beasts”    6:30 pm

* 7/12 - Hula Hoop Show - 10:00 am - grades 3-8 (max. 30)

* 7/13 – Mobile Video Game Theatre - 1:00 - 3:00 pm  (max. 80)

7/20 - Cardboard Fort Battle  1:00 pm

* 7/25 - Henna Hands - 6:30 pm (max. 15)

* 7/27 – Golf with Lake Metroparks 1:00 pm (max. 20)

 

Family Fun Days  -  Fridays 10:00

      (all ages - under 8 with an adult) 

6/16 – Giant String Art with Nancy Brotz

6/23 – Mini Books & Decorate Book bags

6/30 – Paint with Watercolors

7/14 – Create with Melted Perler Beads

7/21 – Make a Mosaic Frame

*7/28 – Plant a Miniature Garden  (max.20)

 

Special Events with Rabbit Run Theater & Madison Library

 Our Pond: An Interactive Music Experience with international musician Simeon Wood 
- Tuesday, July 11 - 11:00 am
- at Perry Library
- Free!         

Music Concert with international musician Simeon Wood
- Tuesday, July 11
- 6:30 pm
- at Rabbit Run Theater in Madison
- $5 per family  (cash at the door)

Peter and the Starcatcher: Behind the Scenes
– A backstage look at Rabbit Run Theater and the makings of a show.
- Wednesday, July 19  at Rabbit Run Theater
- 5:30 pm - Free!


Thank you to our Summer sponsors!

· Adventure Zone

· ​Ohio State Fair

· Applebee's

· ATA Martial Arts

· Chick-fil-A

· Chipotle

· Cleveland Cavaliers

· Cleveland Monsters

· Eat’n Park

· Giant Eagle

· Lake County Captains

· Lake Metroparks

· Ohio State Parks

· Rabbit Run Theater

· Regal Vineyards

· Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

· Sheetz