2015 Summer Library Program
Every Hero Has A Story
Every Hero Has A Story !
Fun for Everyone
Every year we have in-library contests, like "Find Olaf!," Reader of the Week, Riddle of the Week, Mystery of the Week and the annual guessing jar. Stop in to see if you can win a prize!
- 3D Printer Wednesday July 8 2:00-7:00 PM Make fun and useful objects or just stop in to watch! Sign up at the library or by calling 767-4905
- Rick Allen's Beyond Belief Magic Show: Monday, June 15th 2:00 PM Witness the excitement of magic with Ricky Allen. You simply won't believe it! This show is great for all ages. No registration is necessary.
- Fire Truck Visit! Wednesday July 22 2:00 PM Climb aboard a real fire truck in the library's parking lot. Then come inside for firefighter crafts and a special sweet treat. All ages are welcome.
- Jason Huneke's Comedy Juggling Show Saturday August 8 1:00 PM, at Veterans Memorial Park during Black Earth Field Days Come to Veterans Park for comedy, juggling, and much more with Jason Huneke! Great for all ages.
Fun for Babies and Preschoolers
- Messy Mondays: Toddler & Pre-K Art -- Mondays, June 8, 15, 22, 29 -- 10:00 - 10:45AM Each day features a different and fun art activity. Don't forget to come dressed for a mess! Best for ages 2-6 (but all ages are welcome). Register at the library or by calling 767-4905.
- Tuesday Storytimes Toddlers: 10-10:30AM; Preschoolers: 10:30-11AM Themes and dates
- Play Literacy at the Library: Mondays from 10:00-11:00 AM
Come and play at the library! Encourage school readiness with pretend play that incorporates literacy. Best for children ages 3-6, but all ages are welcome to join in the fun. No registration required.
- July 6: Veterinarian
- July 13: Grocery Shopping
- July 20: Construction
- July 27: Ice Cream
- Be A Superhero! Wednesday June 24 2:00 PM Become a Superhero at the libary. Make your own mask and costume, then go on a villain scavenger hunt! This program is great for all ages. No registration required.
- Frozen Party Wednesday July 15 2:00 PM Beat the heat of summer with fun crafts and treats celebrating the movie Frozen! This program is great for boys and girls of all ages. No registration required.
- Movie Night Wednesday June 17 6:00 PM Big Hero 6 (rated PG). Feel free to bring your own snacks. We will provide chips and drinks. No registration is required.
- LEGO Club Wednesday July 1 2:00 PM Calling all LEGO builders! Build heroes, skyscrapers, or whatever you feel inspired to create. All ages are welcome. No registration is required.
- Wii Games and Minecraft Fridays at 2:00 PM All ages. No registration required. Please note that the library will be closed July 3.
Fun for School-Age Kids
- Crafternoon Thursdays 2:00-3:00 PM This program is great for kids entering 1st through 5th grades. Register for the series or individual days by calling the library at 767-4905. Limited to 15 kids.
- June 11: Melted crayon crafts
- June 18: Perler bead crafts
- June 25: Duct tape crafts
- Comic Book Club Thursdays July 2 and July 9 11:00 AM-12:00 PM Do you like to read comics? Or do you like to draw? Maybe you like to watch cartoons: If you are interested in any of these activites, then come to the Comic Book Club! We will provide things to read, supplies to draw and write you own comics, and you can even watch or create some fun animation. Best for students entering 4th through 8th grade. Register at the library or by calling 767-4905
Fun for Middle Schoolers and Teens
- Summer Book Club Fridays June 12, June 26th and July 10 1:00-2:00 PM Pick a book to read with friends, or just stop by to talk about the fun book you are reading. Of course, there will be lots of tasty treats. Best for students going into 6th through 9th grade.
- Teen Maker Space Thursdays 2:00-4:00 PM These programs are best for students going into 6th through 12th grade. Limited to 15. Sign up at the library or by calling 767-4905. Please register for your Astrological Mask by July 9, so your astrological charts can be completed in advance.
- July 16: Superhero Cookie Wars
- July 23: Button Maker
- July 30: Your Astrological Mask
- Mockingjay Night! Pizza And A Movie Wednesday July 29 6:00 PM Come to the library to watch the latest Hunger Games movie: Mockingjay-Part 1. Snacks and drinks will be provided and pizza will be served at 7:00 PM. This movie is rated PG-13, so only those 13 and older are allowed. Please register at the library by Tuesday, July 28
- Battle of the Books: Black Earth vs. Mazomanie! The Battle: Friday July 31 2:00 PM at Mazomanie Free Library Fifth through eighth grade readers can form teams of 2-4 members to represent Black Earth or Mazomanie in the 7th annual Summer Battle of the Books. Register individually or as teams by July 2. A practice session for Team Black Earth will be at the Black Earth Library on Friday, July 24 at 2:00 PM
Last updated January 13, 2016