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SuMMeR ReADInG
PROGRAM SCHeDuLe
Something for all ages!

June
Sunday

Monday
23

Weekly Theme:
Take Me to Your Reader
@
YOUR LIBRARY!

TueSday
24

Children
MOVIE
@
10:30 a.m.
(Auditorium)

WedneSday
25

Children
String Beans Concert!
@ 10:30 a.m.
(Art Gallery)
Teen
Space Magnets
1:00

Teen
Anytime Activity:
Stars Aligned

ThurSday
Children
Story Time
10:30 a.m.
&
1:30 p.m.
(Children’s Room)

26

Children
(3rd-5th Graders)
CPL Space Explorers
Rockets to the Rescue!
@ 10:30 a.m.
(Auditorium)
*Sign up by June 24

Friday

SaTurday
28

27

29
Adult
Civil War Music @ 2 p.m.
Ft. David Marsh
Bring the Civil War to life with
songs and stories

Teen
Galaxy T-Shirts
1:00
*Please wear a shirt that can
be stained

30

JuLY
Sunday

Monday
Children
MOVIE
@
10:30 a.m.
(Auditorium)

Weekly Theme:
Our Place Among Stars
@
YOUR LIBRARY!

Teen
Anytime Activity:
DIY Kaleidoscope

7
Weekly Theme:
To Books and Beyond
@
YOUR LIBRARY!

Weekly Theme:
Galaxy of Furry & Feathered Friends
@
YOUR LIBRARY!

21
Weekly Theme:
Space Race to Fun
@
YOUR LIBRARY!

8

Children
MOVIE
@
10:30 a.m.
(Auditorium)

Children
Space Exploration with the
Edgerton Explorit Center!
@ 10:30 a.m.
(Children’s Room)

2

WedneSday

ThurSday

3

Children
(3rd-5th Graders)
CPL Space Explorers
Fueled for the Flight!
@ 10:30 a.m.
(Auditorium)
*Sign up by July 1

9

Children
“Seuss-Sational Science”
Omaha Children’s Museum
@ 10:30 a.m.
(Children’s Room)

15

Children
MOVIE
@
10:30 a.m.
(Auditorium)

Children
16
Wildlife Encounters’
“Universe of Creatures!”
@ 10:30 a.m.
(Children’s Room)
Teen
Paint with Bubbles
1:00
*Please wear a shirt that can
be stained

Teen
Anytime Activity:
Book in a Jar

22

Children
MOVIE
@
10:30 a.m.
(Auditorium)

23
Teen
Henna Tattoos
(permission slip required)
1:00
*Please wear a shirt that can
be stained

29

return

your

30

5

SaTurday

6

Library Closed.
enjoy America’s
Independence Day!

10

11

enjoy the Platte County Fair!

17

Children
Story Time
10:30 a.m.
&
1:30 p.m.
(Children’s Room)

Children
(3rd-5th Graders)
CPL Space Explorers
Constellations!
@ 10:30 a.m.
(Auditorium)
*Sign up by July 15

12
Children
Story Time at the Platte
County Fair!
@ 10:30AM
(Ag Park Exhibit Hall)

Teen
Escape Room Challenge
1:00

no CPL Space explorers!

18

13
ADULT
Daniel Christian Music
@ 2 p.m.

19

20

26

27

Teen
Alien Beanies 1:00

Children
24
(3rd-5th Graders)
CPL Space Explorers
Pizza Party!
@ 10:30 a.m.
(Pizza Ranch)
**must have attended 3 of
the 5 previous CPL Space
explorers events.
Sign up by July 22
reading log

Friday

4

Teen
Gadgets & Gizmos
1:00

Teen
Anytime Activity:
Guess Where

28

TueSday

Teen
60 Seconds to Succeed
1:00

Teen
Anytime Activity:
Read-In

14

*Please

1

Children
Story Time
10:30 a.m.
&
1:30 p.m.
(Children’s Room)

25

ADuLT
Underground Railroad
@ 2 p.m.
Ft. Bill Hayes

Hotdog Picnic
@ 11:45 a.m.
(Pawnee Park West Shelter)

Teen
Snacks & a Movie
1:00

31

Pool Party
@
10-11:30 a.m.
(Pawnee Plunge)

to

the

Library!

AuGuST
Sunday

Monday

TueSday

WedneSday

ThurSday

*Please

return

your

reading log

back to

Friday
1

SaTurday
2

the

Library!

3

ADuLT
Veterans Conservation Corps
@ 2 p.m.
End Of Summer Reading
Cookie Party! ALL DAY
LONG!!

4

5

6

7

8

9

Children
“Bully B.E.A.N.S.”
An anti-bullying program for
children!
@ 6:30 p.m.
(Children’s Room)

10

Free books, crafts, activities,
and snacks!

All ages (kids & teens) who want to participate in the pool party must register and participate in the summer reading program.

Adult Summer Reading Short Story Contest!
Write a story and enter it in our contest by July 1st
(email to library@columbusne.us, mail or bring in person)
•

• Grand prize, second, third place awards
Winning story to be published in the library and on our website
• 1-20 pages of any genre

Super Important Stuff You need to Know About
Teen Summer Reading

• Teen Summer Reading is for patrons
entering 7th—12th Grades. You
must have completed 6th grade in
order to sign up for Teen Summer
Reading.
• Read to earn chances to win big
prizes this summer! Bring your
reading log to the Information Desk
once a week to enter your name in a
drawing for the prizes you want.
• One program requires you to bring
something of your own in order to
participate. Bring your own clean,
100% cotton, dark (black, navy blue,
purple) colored t-shirt to bleach on
June 27.

• Permission slips are required for
henna tattoos on July 23.
• Please have your parent or
guardian fill out the photo release
form. Bring the signed photo release
back to Rachelle.
• You must be registered for Teen
Summer Reading and participate in
order to attend the free morning at
the Pawnee Plunge on July 26.
Ask Rachelle if you have questions
about this.
• Teen Summer Reading is about
having fun and reading. Read,
attend events, and have fun!

Library Hours:
Monday – Thursday
9:30 – 9:00
Friday 9:30 -5:00
Saturday 10:00 – 5:00
Sunday 1:30 – 5:00

2504 14th Street,
Columbus, ne
(402) 564-7116

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