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2017 SUMMER READING PROGRAM .........    BUILD A BETTER WORLD

Check out all the activities planned for the 2017 Summer Reading Program. The Summer Reading Program will begin on June 21 at 10:30 AM at the Garnavillo Public Library. The library will have a program each Wednesday morning for approximately one hour on these days and will always start at 10:30 AM. The programming will end on July 26 with the Award and Lunch Event. 

Sign up for the program online, beginning May 21, 2017 by clicking on the tab located at the top of the library website. Just fill out the form and send it to the library.

Another option is to sign up in person by coming in to the library for a form. This option will start on June 1, 2017. Books that you read will not count until the first day of the program which is Wednesday, June 21, 2017.

Each week there is a guessing jar contest filled with items and also a weekly drawing for non-readers, easy, juvenile and adult reading levels to win prizes.

This year we will have a Lego guessing contest. Guess the correct number of LEGOS in the jar and you could win the jar at the end of the summer program. ( just a hint, it is over 500 pieces) Contest will end on July 25 and the winner will be announced at the Award and Lunch event.

Summer Reading Program

All programs are on Wednesdays at 10:30 AM.

June 21 - Paxine and Floyd will be talking about Sharing Edible Flowers.

June 28 - Come and "Be Cool with Pete the Cat." and NaDyne Meyer

July 5 - Clayton County Librarians Association will present a program on " Build a Better World."

July 12 - "The Three Little Pigs" will be presented by Erica Collins

July 19 - The Osborne Nature Center presenting: "The Lorax."

July 26 - Awards and Lunch Program

    Paxine   Week One Summer Reading Program  Week One Summer Reading Program

Week 1: June 21, 2017 .... Sharing Edible Flowers with Paxine and Floyd started with the story "Koala and the Flowers" by Mary Murphy. The children then made 3 flowers out of tootsie pops and tissue paper to take home. It was suggested that they share one of the flower creations with someone special.

   Week 2 : June 28, 2017 ..."Come and Be Cool with Pete the Cat" and NaDyne Meyer. Join the fun and see what else Mrs. Meyer has planned for the day. ​​

EL spotsCOLOR 3    Week 3 : July 5, 2017 ....  "Build a Better World" with The Clayton County Library Association. Come see what the County Librarians have planned for the days program.

Pigs Week 4 : July 12, 2017 ...."The Three Little Pigs" will be presented by Erica Collins. Come see what happens with the little pigs and more.

EL spotsCOLOR 14    Week 5 : July 19, 2017 .... with the Osborne Nature Center presenting the "LORAX". Come join the nature adventure .

build  Week 6 : July 26, 2017 .... with the ending program for the summer with Awards and Lunch.