Boone County Summer Reading
Welcome to the Boone County Summer Reading Program
   0-4 yrs.       K-12 gr.       Adult   
Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us for a battle of wits! Test your chess skills against other masters or come to learn the rules of the game. All skill levels are welcome.
Location
Meeting Room C
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 02, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Children and their grown-ups can beat the heat with great stories and a cool activity at a different park each week!
Location
Off-Site Remote Location
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 06, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Monday, June 06, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes, and activities.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 07, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 07, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Stimulate your baby's development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Walton Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 07, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 07, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Games, snacks, and more!
Library
Chapin Memorial Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 07, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Partner with a teen for weekly summer sessions to enhance your reading skills. Registration required through application.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 08, 2016
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs, and playtime.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 08, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 08, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 08, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
The duel is on! Play Yu-gi-oh with other local players. Bring your own deck. No trading, English cards only. Registration encouraged.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, June 09, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Children and their grown-ups can beat the heat with great stories and a cool activity at a different park each week!
Location
Off-Site Remote Location
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 09, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, June 09, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs, and playtime.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 09, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 09, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Will there be enough room? Find out if all of the alphabet can fit in the coconut tree.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, June 09, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 10, 2016
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Friday, June 10, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 10, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0 a 5 años con sus padres.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Friday, June 10, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs, and playtime.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 10, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, June 11, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Read to one of the library's therapy dogs. Call the Scheben Branch to schedule your 15-minute time slot.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, June 11, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Monday, June 13, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Monday, June 13, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes, and activities.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 13, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Play and build your world on the library's Minecraft server. Registration required.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Stimulate your baby's development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Walton Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Do you love painting, drawing, and all things art? Check out what we’re doing on the second Tuesday of every month! This time -- Muddy Art. Registration encouraged.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Walton Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Partner with a teen for weekly summer sessions to enhance your reading skills. Registration required through application.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs, and playtime.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for a special storytime in the Arboretum's Children's Garden located at 9190 Camp Ernst Road. Bring a blanket!
Location
Off-Site Remote Location
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Children and their grown-ups can beat the heat with great stories and a cool activity at a different park each week!
Location
Off-Site Remote Location
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs, and playtime.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 17, 2016
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Friday, June 17, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 17, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0 a 5 años con sus padres.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Friday, June 17, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs, and playtime.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 17, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, June 18, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Monday, June 20, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Monday, June 20, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes, and activities.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 20, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
See if you have what it takes to solve the riddle before the library closes!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Walton Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Stimulate your baby's development and help your child build language and literacy skills through interactive stories, songs and music.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Walton Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Partner with a teen for weekly summer sessions to enhance your reading skills. Registration required through application.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs, and playtime.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Children and their grown-ups can beat the heat with great stories and a cool activity at a different park each week!
Location
Off-Site Remote Location
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs, and playtime.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Buzz into the library for fly-tastic games that celebrate this unlikely hero.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 24, 2016
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Friday, June 24, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A storytime especially designed for children with sensory sensitivities.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 24, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Cuentos, canciones y juegos para pequeñitos de 0 a 5 años con sus padres.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Florence Branch

Title
Date
Friday, June 24, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs, and playtime.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 24, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, June 25, 2016
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Sunday, June 26, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Read to one of the library's therapy dogs. Call the Main Library to schedule your 15-minute time slot.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 27, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
On-the-floor, interactive fun that encourages a love of books and begins to build six pre-reading skills through books, finger plays, songs and playtime.
Location
Activity Room
Library
Scheben Branch

Title
Date
Monday, June 27, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Young library users, with the active participation of their adults, have fun developing pre-reading skills through stories, songs, rhymes, and activities.
Location
Children's Activity Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 27, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Become a scientist! Learn how make and use a wind streamer to observe changes in the weather. Registration required.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 27, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Gotta catch ‘em all! Bring your own deck or DS; no trading, English cards only. Registration encouraged.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

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Important Messages
Summer Reading: June 1 - August 31

Get Started!
Early learning begins with you! Help your child get ready to read with these fun activities.

1st prize:
Complete and log 10 activities.
  • Book of your choice.
2nd prize:
Complete and log an additional 10 activities for a total of 20.
  • Reading buddy
  • Local coupons

3rd prize:
Complete and log 10 more activities for a total of 30.
  • Sensory ball
  • Entry into the grand prize drawing

Don't Stop!
For every additional 10 activities you log, you’ll earn another entry into the grand prize drawing.

(Please note: All activities must be logged by August 31 to be eligible for prizes. All prizes must be picked up by August 31, while supplies last.)
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