To Register For
THE 2013 SUMMER READING PROGRAM!
You can register online for the summer reading program right here
, right now.
You can also come into the library to register and pick up a reading record on Wednesday, June 5.
Thank you to all of the generous sponsors of our summer reading program!
We would like to thank the following businesses for their sponsorship of our summer reading program. We hope you will take a moment to stop in, call or write them to thank them for all they do for Monona children and families.
(In alphabetical order)
AmericInn of Monona
Angelo’s Family Restaurant
Buffalo Wild Wings
Eugster's Farm Market
Fraboni's of Monona
Friends of the Monona PL
Glass Nickel Pizza
Hometown News Group/ Herald Independent
Madison Embroiderer's Guild
Madison Monona Lioness Club
Monona State Bank
Noodle's & Company
Schuster's Playtime Farm
South Central Library System
Starbucks of Monona
The Weinberger Family
Check out the Great Events & Activities
Live Music! Facepainting! Family Craft! Treats!
Celebrate your Monona Heritage at the Monona Public Library. Bring in items that reflect current day life in Monona to add to a new time capsule.
Under a Bedtime Sky: Stuffed Animal Sleepover
Mon. June 17, 6:00pm
Children ages birth to 9 are invited to drop in and drop off stuffed animals at the library
in the evening. Critters spend the night at the library doing all sorts of fun things. The stuffed animals are then waiting for their owners
at the library the next morning, where the night's activities are recounted on a digital picture frame. Register today!
Story Telling Club for Adults & Teens
Tues. June 18 @ 6 pm
Come together with other people who have a love of "story" for an opportunity to practice your craft. We each share a story that is 10 minutes or less.
If you have a longer story, contact Karen
about beging a featured teller.
Participants are welcome to bring a bag dinner.
Summer Library Program Kick-off
Wed June 19
Paw Paw Puppet Theater
The Paw Paw Puppet Theater will present a 30-minute puppet show featurin retellings of classic folk and faerie tales, often with a twist. Register here.
1:30 - 3pm Register for all the Fun!
Children and families are invited to sign up for the summer reading program and register for events.
Yarn Crafts: Finger Knitting
Friday, Jun. 21, 1 pm
For ages 9 to 14 years old.
Finger knitting, also known as finger weaving, is a great way to spend your free time when you need something fun to do.
And when you're finished, you'll have a beautiful rope of yarn that you can use for lots of different things, such as key ring rope,
hair decorations, a belt, or bag handles. Register in advance here
Wed. June 26 @ 6 pm
Untangle yourself with Zentangles! Zentangles is an easy to learn, relaxing, and fun way to create
beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. Register in advance online
, by phone or in person.