Summer Reading & July/August Events

Summer Reading:

Mindful Mondays:

Join us on Mondays from 10am-noon for a chance to be fully present, aware and relax. We’ll do yoga, color, practice some breathing exercises, finger labyrinths, and more! No registration necessary- ages 6+

Story Hour Tuesday & Thursdays:

Join us on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 10am-11am for a story hour, featuring a story, craft and activities! No registration necessary, all ages welcome!

Win it Wednesdays:

Join us on Wednesdays from 10am-noon for board games and minute to win it programming! No registration necessary, all ages welcome!

Special programs:

  • Teen Mini art show-Create any medium of art on the provided 3×3 canvas. Return to the library by July 29th 2022 to be displayed in the library for the month of August. Prize for publics favorite.
  • Chalk Day-Come draw with chalk on the library sidewalks and earn a Popsicle! Please check back as we are expecting some construction- the date may change. July 22nd, 2022 (RESCHEDULED into August..)
  • End of summer party- August 19th, 2022 join us for bubbles, chalk, games, reading prizes and more!

Summer Reading Challenge for all ages:

This year we are debuting a reading challenge for all ages!

  • Pre-k: Complete 5 activities on the activity log for a prize. If you complete the whole activity log, you get a goodie bag!
  • K-5th: Read 5 books and receive a prize, read 5 more and get another prize! Keep reading to earn more prizes. Top readers at the end of the summer receive an even bigger prize.
  • 6-12: Read at least 5 books to be entered into a drawing for a gift card to Café 56
  • Adults: Play book bingo. Each bingo enters your name into a drawing for an Amazon gift card.

July Events:

Book Club for Adults-Join us 7/27 at 2:30pm upstairs of the Library for a discussion of this month’s book. Books are available for pickup at the circulation desk now!

Story Hour-In person story hour at 10am on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Pre-K kids and their families are invited to join us for a story, craft and more!   Call the library at (315)384-3052 with any questions.

Teen Activity Group- for tweens, teens and young adults. 7/7, 7/14, 7/21, 7/28 from 3-5pm Chalk Day-Come draw with chalk on the library sidewalks and earn a Popsicle! Please check back as we are expecting some construction- the date may change. July 22nd, 2022

Homeschool Hangout-Homeschool families are invited to join us for a small project and “hangout” 7/5 and 7/19 @ 2pm

 Mindful Mondays: Join us on Mondays from 10am-noon for a chance to be fully present, aware and relax. We’ll do yoga, color, practice some breathing exercises, finger labyrinths, and more! No registration necessary- ages 6+

Win it Wednesdays: Join us on Wednesdays from 10am-noon for board games and minute to win it programming! No registration necessary, all ages welcome! Teen Mini art show-Create any medium of art on the provided 3×3 canvas. Return to the library by July 29th 2022 to be displayed in the library for the month of August. Prize for public’s favorite.


August Events:

Book Club for Adults-Join us 8/25 at 2:30pm upstairs of the Library for a discussion of this month’s book, and to meet visiting author Dani Baker. Books are available for pickup at the circulation desk now!

Story Hour-In person story hour at 10am on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Pre-K kids and their families are invited to join us for a story, craft and more!   Call the library at (315)384-3052 with any questions. Last story hour 8/18

Teen Activity Group- for tweens, teens and young adults. 8/4, 8/11, 8/18, 8/25from 3-5pm Chalk Day-RESCHEDULED Come draw with chalk on the library sidewalks and earn a Popsicle! August 3rd, 2022

Homeschool Hangout-Homeschool families are invited to join us for a small project and “hangout” 8/2 and 8/16 @ 2pm

 Mindful Mondays: Join us on Mondays from 10am-noon for a chance to be fully present, aware and relax. We’ll do yoga, color, practice some breathing exercises, finger labyrinths, and more! No registration necessary- ages 6+  Last session 8/15

Win it Wednesdays: Join us on Wednesdays from 10am-noon for board games and minute to win it programming! No registration necessary, all ages welcome! Last session 8/17

Teen Mini art show-Come vote on your favorite are piece! Voting ends 8/26 End of Summer Party-Come play games, do crafts and collect prizes from the summer reading challenge! 8/19 10am-noon