Sign up for the 2019 Adult Summer Reading Program
Between May 28 and July 31, track your reading, listening and watching and whenever you participate in one of the activities or events listed on this page. Everything you do will count towards one entry into a Grand Prize drawing for one of 10 gifts.
You can participate in the Summer Reading program by registering online using Beanstack or by filling out paper forms at the library.
Tai Chi for Better Balance - June 3, 10, 17, 24, & July 1
Meets Monday morning from 9 AM to 10 AM on June 3, 10, 17, 24, and July 1
People attending a session will be allowed into the library before it opens. Everyone will be asked to fill out both a medical history and a waiver form.
Solve the Breakout Box
Up for a challenge? Start with 3 clues and 3 locked boxes. Be clever and quick, because you only have 45 Minutes to unlock the boxes and unlock your prize!
Ask library staff for the Breakout Box the next time you visit the library.
Constellation of the Week - May 28 to August 31
Once a week between May 31 and July 31, we will post part of a star chart. Figure out what the constellation of the week is and tell the librarians at the Circulation desk. If you’re right, you will earn an extra entry into the prize drawing for the Adult Summer Reading Program!
Hint: The Circulation desk has a book you can look at to help you figure it out.
Lunch & Learn: Mindfulness - Thursday, June 13 12-1PM
Learn about mindfulness and techniques that can help you in your everyday life. The presenter, Linda Dempsey, is a Program Specialist for CHI Health Henry Lynch Cancer Center. She works with patients across the CHI Health System for help in dealing with the emotional aspects of a cancer diagnosis. Dempsey specializes in support group facilitation and provides individual support for patients and families.
Meet Sally Walker - Sunday, June 23, 2 PM
Meet Sally Walker, author of “Learn Screenwriting” and “Desert Time.” Walker is an adjunct professor of screenwriting at a local community college and has taught writing seminars for over 30 years. Come hear a short presentaton on how any busy person can incorporate writing into life and look over Walker’s 2019 releases!
Adult Game Night, Tuesday, June 11 & July 9, 7-8:30 PM
Join us for an evening of fun and games in the library’s meeting room. We have board games, but you may bring your own board game or video console.
Lunch & Learn: Lauritzen Gardens - Thursday, July 11, Noon to 1:00 PM
Fourth Monday Night Book Club
Summer Reading Program participants who come to either the June or July meeting can earn one entry in the Grand Prize drawing.