Dig into Reading
SUMMER READING KICKOFF 2013
Read and win prizes when you join a Howard County Library System summer reading club.
Summer Reading Kickoff
Saturday, June 1, 2013; 10 am - 2 pm
Howard County Library, Miller Branch
Kick off summer reading on Saturday, June 1 at Miller Branch. Sign up for a summer reading club and participate in a day of fun including children's stories, face painting, crafts, and activities for children, teens, and adults. Library staff will be on hand to recommend great books for teens and adults.
Wee Dig: infant - age 3
Dig into Reading: for ages 4 - 10
Groundbreaking Reads: for grades 6+
Great Reads for Vaycay and Staycay
Schedule of Events
10 - 2 Reptile Wonders (outdoors)
10 - 2 Face painting & crafts
10 - 2 Wii games - for teens
10 - 2 Scavenger Hunt - for teens
10 - 2 Instant prize drawings - for adults
10:30 - 10:45 Stories (children's area)
11 - 11:45 Pee Wee Pirates Show (meeting room)
12 - 12:15 Stories (children's area)
12:30 - 1:15 Pee Wee Pirates Show (meeting room)
1:30 - 1:45 Stories (children's area)
Reptile Wonders: The Nature Center on the Go
Visit this educational exhibit of live reptiles which includes a giant tortoise. Touch some of the exotic reptiles. Hand sanitizer provided.
Pee Wee Pirates Show
Ahoy! Sail the high seas with Captain Jean, the pirate queen. No landlubbers allowed as you learn about exploration in the old days. A fun workout for brains and bodies alike! 45 min; followed by questions & answers. Videotaping not permitted.
Sponsored by Friends of Howard County Library