Jefferson Library Begins Summer Reading Program | Way of life
JEFFERSON – The Jefferson Public Library will be offering a fun summer full of reading, programming and crafts. Read and complete the activities to win entries for the raffles.
The summer reading part of the program runs from June 14 to August 6, with registrations already underway. Reading and activity can be tracked using paper logs or the Beanstack online tracker. Visit the library’s youth or adult services departments to pick up newspapers or visit the library’s website to get started with Beanstack.
There is a great forgiveness for 5-18 year olds who register for summer reading.
There are several programs and crafts planned from June 1 to 12. For kids ages 6 to 12, there is a Ladybug Take N Make craft starting June 7. Participants can stop by the library during opening hours to pick up and take home. Available while supplies last.
Programs for teens, ages 13 and up, include a SHELF meeting on June 9 from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. A staff member will meet the SHELF teens outside in the library yard to chat and play games. For more information, call 920-674-7733, ext.207 or [email protected]
There will be a Drop In scavenger hunt from June 11 to 25. Participants can play an animal ear-themed scavenger hunt to win a prize. One treasure hunt per child.
Adult programs include Take N Make Mondays starting June 7 with a Mandala sun catcher. Available while supplies last.
The Friends of the Jeffersonian Public Library will be hosting a book sale June 18-19. There will be a selection of used books, DVDs and audiobooks on CDs. The sale is June 18, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. June 19, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. with a sale of $ 5 bags from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
There will be a virtual wildlife conservation program from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. on July 27. Subscribe to receive the Zoom link. Registration begins July 13.
Naturalist David Stokes will be offering a children’s program on June 15 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Rotary Park, weather permitting.
Musician David Landau will present a children’s program from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. on July 13 at Rotary Park, weather permitting.
For teens, artist Dan Gogh will be offering a program from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. on June 29, in the library yard weather permitting. Registration is compulsory on the library website.
For adults, there will be a virtual backyard birding program from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. on June 29. Subscribe to receive the Zoom link. Registration begins June 8.
The library offers several recurring summer library program events, including a pop-up library on June 22, 10 am to 1 pm in front of the Jefferson Public Library; 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 6, parking lot in front of Wedl’s; 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., July 20 at the Stoppenbach Park East refuge; and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on August 3 at Rotary Park.
Preschool Story Time will be held at Rotary Park at 10 a.m. on June 16, 23, 30, July 14, 21, 28 and August 4.
The hands-on play workshop will be held in the library courtyard weather permitting on June 21, July 12, July 26, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., and June 18, July 16 and 30 from 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
The Lego Club meets in the Library Meeting Room from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on June 24, July 1, 15, and 29. Registration is compulsory.
Friends of the Jefferson Public Library will meet at 6 p.m. on June 8. Contact the library at 920-674-7733 to obtain the link of the virtual meeting to join.