Summer Reading 2020: Imagine Your Story!

Illustration of Puss in Boots promoting Summer Reading 2020

We have a great summer planned at SPL!

Join us for 8 weeks of reading challenges designed by our super fun children's librarians! Starts Monday, June 22, 2020

A new set of challenges will be posted on our website, social media, and sent out by email each Monday.

Week 4: July 13-19, Week 4 Form
Watch Jungle Jim on Monday, July 13 at 3 pm!
Thanks to the Friends of the Somerville Public Library! Email Annamarie at aalmeida@minlib.net for more information.

Week 5: July 20-26
Join Annamarie for an Origami Workshop on Monday, July 20 at 3 pm!

Week 6: July 27-August 2
Watch Mr. Vinny on Monday, July 27 at 3 pm!
Thanks to the Friends of the Somerville Public Library!

Are you between 8-11 years old and want to talk about books?
Join our Kids Book Club on Monday, July 27! (time tbd)
Email Alison at amitchell@minlib.net for more info or to register.

Week 7: August 3-9
Join Kidstock: Theater Games Workshop LIVE on Monday, August 3 at 1 pm!
This performance is for ages 7-10.
In Theater Games Workshop, children are engaged in a variety of imaginative, creative and fun game structures based on character, action and expression.
Thanks to the Friends of the Somerville Public Library!

Week 8: August 10-16
Join Kidstock: Theater Games Workshop LIVE on Monday, August 14 at 10:30 am!
This performance is for ages 5-8.
Thanks to the Friends of the Somerville Public Library!


Past Weeks

Week 1: June 22-28
Join Ann at 3 pm on Monday, June 22 on Facebook LIVE to learn Magic Tricks!

Are you between 8-11 years old and want to talk about books?
Join our Kids Book Club on Monday, June 22, at 5 pm.
Email Alison at amitchell@minlib.net for more info or to register.

Week 2: June 29-July 5
Enjoy Music with Emily at 3 pm on Monday, June 29!

Week 3: July 6-12
Week 3 Newsletter
Join Meghan on Monday, July 6 at 3 pm LIVE on Zoom for PAWS to Read!
Email Meghan at mforsell@minlib.net by Wednesday, July 2, to register.


"Imagine Your Story!"  is sponsored by the Somerville Public Library, the Massachusetts Library System, the Boston Bruins, and the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners with funding from the Institute of Museums and Library Services.

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