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Summer Reading

Summer 2017 Program Schedule

For information call 701-852-5388 (Minot) or 701-385-4090 Kenmare

Minot Program Schedule


Kenmare Program Schedule

June 1st
Construction Zone Story Time - 10:00 A.M. at the Library
June 7th
Kickoff Party
 The Crate Egg Drop Contest 5:15 P.M. at Memorial Hall
June 3rd

Kickoff Party - Build a Better World Community Fair

- 10:00 A.M. at the Minot Auditorium.
  June 8th
What Makes Our Community Great? Story Hour at the Danish Mill Park - 11:30 A.M.
June 8th
Homes Story Time - 10:00 A.M. at the Library.
  June 12th
Movie & Popcorn at the Library - 3:00 P.M.
June 15th
Neighborhood Nature Story Time - 10:00 A.M. at the Library.
  June 13th
True Grit
YA Book Club Discussion
 - 5:30 P.M. - Memorial Hall
June 19th
Movie Craft - Lego Batman Nightlight - 1:30 P.M. at the Library
  June 15th
Up-Cycle Story Hour
11:30 A.M.
Please sign up by June 8th.
June 21st
Lego Batman Movie at the Library - 1:30 P.M.
  June 20th

REFUGE DAY.

How Can You Help the Refuge? - 10:30 A.M.
Attendees should bring a sack lunch, gloves, sun block, and bug spray.


June 22nd
Clothes We Wear Story Time - 10:00 A.M. at the Library
  June 22nd
Build a Fairy House Story Hour - 11:30 A.M.
June 23rd
Preschool Playdough Club -
10:30 A.M. at the Library.
  June 29th
Recycled Paper Bracelet Story Hour - 11:30 A.M.
June 24th
Gamers Unplugged - 10:00 A.M. at the Library.
  June 30th
Check Out the "Why Kenmare is the Best Town Around" comment board at the Welcome Home Celebration for the All-School Reunion..
June 29th
Reach Out and Touch Something Story Time  - 10:00 A.M. at the Library.
  July 5th
Game Night at the Library from 4:00 - 5:00 P.M.
July 6th
Construction Zone Story Time - 10:00 A.M. at the Library.
  July 6th
Recycled Bird House Craft Story Hour - 10:30 A.M.
July 13th
On a Roll Story Time - 10:00 A.M. at the Library
  July 10th
Movie & Popcorn at the Library - 3:00 P.M.
July 17th
Movie Craft - Beauty and the Beast Lantern - 1:30 P.M. at the Library.
  July 12th
Adult Craft Night at the Library - 5:15 P.M.
July 19th
Beauty and the Beast Movie at the Library - 1:30 P.M.
  July 13th
Pendulum Painting Story Hour  - 11:30 A.M.
July 20th
Upcycle/Recycle Story Time - 10:00 A.M. at the Library.
  July 19th
Game Night at the Library from 4:00 - 5:00 P.M.
July 22nd
Come watch the Bookmobile appear in the North Dakota State Fair Parade
  July 20th
The Bully Project Story Hour - 11:30 A.M.
Please bring a hammer
July 25th
Come visit us at Family Fun Day at the North Dakota State Fair.
  July 24th
Movie & Popcorn at the Library - 3:00 P.M.
July 27th
Gardening Story Time - 10:00 A.M. at the Library.
  July 27th
No Story Hour
July 28th
Preschool Playdough Club - 10:30 A.M. at the Library
  August 3rd
Final Party
11:30 A.M.
*Prizes
*Snacks
*Bike Drawing
July 29th
Gamers Unplugged - 10:00 A.M. at the Library
     
 August 3rd
Construction Zone Story Time - 10:00 A.M. at the Library
     
 August 4th
 Reading Logs are due today.
     
 August 10th

Final Party


10:00 A.M. at the South Hill Complex.  There will be NO Story Time TODAY!
     
 

The Ward County Public would like to thank our sponsors, who helped make these programs possible. 

Summer Reading Program Rules - Minot
Age Limit:
Children between the ages of 2-16.
To Sign Up:
Sign up starting June 3rd on the bookmobile or in the Library.
Rules: 1. When you sign up, you will receive at pencil, summer reading tattoo, and a reading log to record on.
2. A small prize is won when you stop into the library or on the bookmobile during the summer.
3. Every time that you stop into the bookmobile or library, you get one entry (Mountrail County stops get two entries) into our weekly drawings.
     a. Drawings will be held on Fridays and prizes will be available on the          bookmobile when needed.
4. After you have read a book, write the book title and the number of pages on the reading log.  The book MUST be appropriate for the child's reading level.  Books that are over 300 pages in length will count as two books.
5. After the book goal is reached, a prize can be picked up on the bookmobile or in the library.
    a. Book goal for up to age 7 is 10 books
    b. Book goal for ages 8 and up is 16 books.
6. If you read to an animal at the Souris Valley Animal Shelter once a week, you will be eligible for one extra entry into the drawing for the final prizes per week read.
7. Large prizes will be drawn at the Final Party on August 10th.  All reading logs must be turned in by August 4th.
Prizes: Large prizes will be at the Final Party.  Other prizes will be awarded as drawn on a weekly basis or as earned.

Summer Reading Program Rules - Kenmare
Age Limit:
Children of all ages
To Sign Up:
Sign up in Kenmare at the library.  Please stop in or call Bree at 701-385-4090 with any questions.
Rules: Prizes are based on total minutes read and recorded.
500 Minutes = 1 Small Prize
1000 Minutes = 1 Book
Awards and prizes will be handed out to the top 5 readers.  Prizes will be given once weekly to readers who come to the library and record their minutes.

For every week that you come in to record minutes with Bree, you will receive one entry for the bike drawing.  This must be done weekly and cannot be done multiple weeks at a time.
Prizes: Minute prizes and the prize drawing will be held at the final party.

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