Join us for the 2021 Summer Reading Program, Tails & Tales!
Calendar of Events :
Mondays at 10:30- Story Time on the Lawn (weather permitting) in the event of inclement weather, check out our virtual library for recorded story times! Story Times will run June 28-July 26
Wednesdays- STEAM To Go- Stop by and pick up a fun, do it yourself STEAM activity in a bag!
Thursdays at 10:30- Special joint programs with the Lee and Durham Libraries! These events will be virtual and registration will be required. Go to durhampubliclibrary.org to register for events.
Special Virtual Events :
July 1 at 10:30- Kick off
Join us for an interactive balloon magic show with Jungle Jim!
July 8 at 10:30- WIld Life Encounters
Learn about a variety of unique animals and see them up close from your screen at home!
July 15 at 10:30- Drawing Workshop with the Eric Carle Museum
Celebrate drawing in this hands-on virtual workshop! Carle Art Educators will facilitate a series of drawing games designed to spark the creative process and encourage storytelling.
July 22 at 10:30 OR 11:30- Turtle Time with Seacoast Science Center
Get to know Raspberry, the three-toed box turtle!
July 29 at 10:30- Finale
Enjoy a performance by children's musician, storyteller, and comedian, Keith Munslow!
Registration for the Summer Reading Program begins June 14! Sign up in person at the library, or participate online with ReadSquared.
If you already have a ReadSquared account, you can log in and enroll in the Summer Reading Program that matches your age group.
For new participants: To register click here, or click the ReadSquared image. Click on "Register" in the upper right hand corner, then follow the prompts to sign up online.
The new Story Trail book is posted! Walk along and read Giraffes Can't Dance. Thank you to the ORHS National Honor Society for helping prep the trail, to Jim Davis for helping up put up the posts and pages
These 5 books will be featured on our Story Trail this year!
The Bear Ate Your Sandwich
The Circus Ship
Giraffes Can't Dance
We're Going on a Bear Hunt
Check out Miss Kayla's Virtual Library! Each week there will be new story time videos and a new featured book to preview. Don't forget to check the events page for fun activities, or look at the shelf of new books. Our virtual library can be found here.