Follow your dreams and use your natural-born talents and skills to make this a better world for tomorrow. – Paul Watson
The Oconomowoc Public Library presents its 2017 summer reading program, “Build a Better World”.
The summer reading program is open to all ages from babies to adults, with programs, prize drawings, storytimes, presenters, and more. All programs are free of charge.
Registration for “Build a Better World” opens Monday, June 5, 2017.
|KIDS SUMMER READING PROGRAM|
|Books build better readers, and readers build a better world! Read, build, learn, and grow this summer at the library by participating in our reading program and events. Whether you are earning prizes by reading and visiting the library or learning and laughing at one of our events, there is something for everyone.|
Summer Reading Kickoff!
|STORYTIMES – TUESDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS, JUNE 6 – AUGUST 2|
|Little Library Lovers
Ages 2 & under
Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:00-9:30 am
|Music & Movement
Ages 3 & up
Wednesdays 10:00-10:30 am
|June 6 & 7 – Build a Better World
June 13 & 14 – All Around the City
June 20 & 21 – Construction Zone
June 27 & 28 – R U a Robot?
July 4 & 5 – NO STORYTIME
July 11 & 12 – Home Sweet Home
July 18 & 19 – Sights on Science
July 25 & 26 – So Many Shapes
August 1 & 2 – Helping Hands
|Move & Groove Storytime at Shorehaven
Mondays, June 12, July 10, and August 14 10:00 – 11:00 am
This intergenerational storytime will feature plenty of moving, shaking, singing, and reading, all in the spirit of being together in our community. Ages 3-5; all are welcome.
|PERFORMERS – MONDAYS 1:00-2:00 PM|
Read, Rhyme, Rhythm –
|HANDS-ON PROGRAMS – TUESDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS|
Tuesdays 1:00-3:00 pm
June 13 and 27; July 11 and 25
YOUR MISSION: Complete the build challenge with the materials provided. WARNING: This mission may be fun, encourage creativity, and build problem solving skills. Ages 5 & up.
Wednesdays 4:00-5:00 pm
June 7 and 21; July 5 and 19; August 2
A whole bunch of LEGO fun and creativity! LEGOs are supplied by the library. Best for 5 & up; all are welcome.
Tuesdays 6:00-7:00 pm
June 20 & July 25
Drop by for an evening of hands-on STEAM learning and play! Explore, ask questions, and have fun! Ages 0-5.
Summer Reading Blueprint
|Le’go My LEGO!
Saturday, July 8 10:00 am-12:00 pm
Build a Lego city with architect, John Peine! Legos provided. Ages 5 & up.
Saturday, August 5 9:30 am-12:30 pm
A drop-in day devoted to all things tech! Lots of hands-on play and tinkering, as well as live demonstrations of robots, AI, and more. Best for ages 5 & up; all are welcome.
|FAMILY FUN FOR ALL AGES|
|Family Fort Building
Saturday, June 10 1:00-3:00 pm
Build a blanket fort in the library at this after-hours event! Make sure to bring the whole family and lots of blankets. All ages.
|TWEEN PROGRAMS – AGES 8-12|