Join the 2019 Summer Reading Program: A Universe of Stories

The 2019 Summer Reading Program began today with a great turnout at Freeman Library for our morning storiytimes.  In addition to storytimes, ,we have special afternoon programs on Tuesdays and Thursdays for most agess and Monday afternoon programs for tweens 8-12 years old.   Children, teens, and adults of all ages will have a great time reading books and attending programs to earn points.  To join in the fun,stop by the Children's Desk to register or go to hcpl.beanstack.org to register online.

Here are some hightlights for this week's afternoon programs: 

Tuesday, June 4 - Rocket Party - 2:30-4 pm - children iof all ages will have a great time making a soda straw rocket, launching it and recording how far it goes.  No tickets are needed for this fun time.

Thursday, June 6 - Tote Bag Decorating - 2:30 & 3:30 pm - Since children will be checking out lots of great books this summer, they'll need a tote bag to hold their checkouts.  We'll provide free tote bags for children to decorate using stencils and markers,  Supplies are limited, so we'll give out tickets at 2 pm for the 2:30 pm session and 3:00 pm for the 3:30 pm session.

Thurday, June 6 - Pajama Storytime - 6:00 pm - children are welcome to wear pajamas and bring a stuffed animal friend to this evening storytime featuring books, songs, fingerplays, and a great crart.  Tickets given out at 5:30 pm.

Thank you to Friends of Freeman Library for supporting our programs through the purchase of books and other supplies througout the year.