Eastern Library

2016 Adult Summer Reading Program: Exercise Your Mind, READ!

Monday, June 6, 2016 (All day) to Friday, July 22, 2016 (All day)

The 2016 Adult Summer Reading Program gives participants the chance to win a Prize Basket by reading, writing reviews, taking a bike ride, and attending library programs. The Prize Basket includes a Fox's Pizza gift card, and a Walmart gift card! No registration required! Stop in any library location for a bookmark and to earn entry slips. Start by simply checking out 3 books and enter to win the grand prize! You're encouraged to "Exercise Your Mind, READ!" this summer! Attend one of the programs for adults at the Pomeroy Library:

Healthy Mind: Adult Coloring and Coffee
Thursday, June 16th @ 11:00 am
Healthy Body: Learn to Hunt
Thursday, June 23rd @ 5:30 pm
Healthy Eating: Recipe Swap
Saturday, June 25th  @ 1:00 pm
Healthy Mind: eBooks—Everything You Need to Know
Thursday, June 30th @ 6:00 pm
Healthy Eating: Meal Prep
Thursday, July 14th @ 11:00 am

And don't forget to "Book a Bike" all summer long at Pomeroy and Middleport Library!

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2016 Children's Summer Reading Program: On Your Mark, Get Set, READ!

Monday, June 6, 2016 (All day) to Friday, July 22, 2016 (All day)

Readers of all ages will explore all things sports and fitness this summer as the Meigs County District Public Library presents "On Your Mark, Get Set...READ!" during our summer library program beginning June 6th. Activities include presentations, art projects, physical challenges, group games, and more. 

Each performer or program is held at the Pomeroy Library at 2:00 pm, usually on Wednesdays.

Story time hours are held at each location during the program:

Mondays - Racine Library 1:00 pm
Tuesdays - Eastern Library 1:30 pm
Thursdays - Middleport Library 1:00 pm

To go out with a bang, the Summer Reading Pool Party will be held at the London Pool in Syracuse during the final week of the program. Registration for the Summer Reading Program begins on May 23rd. Participants who read 25 books or more will earn a certificate for a free mini pizza from Pizza Dan's in Rutland. Children who attend 3 or more programs will receive a Summer Reading t-shirt featuring this year's theme, "On Your Mark, Get Set...READ!". T-shirts are limited to the first 100 participants. All programs are free and open to the public. 

June 8th - Summer Reading Kickoff - Racine Library 2:00 - 4:00 pm
June 15th - Wolfe Mountain Entertainment: Story Time with the Fairy Godmother - Pomeroy Library 2:00 pm
June 22nd - Jeff Nicolas: On Your Mark, Get Set, DRAW! - Pomeroy Library 2:00 pm

July 1st - The WAVE Foundation/Newport Aquarium: African Penquins! - Pomeroy Library 2:00 pm
July 6th - Paul Adams - Poof Daddy Magic Show - Pomeroy Library 2:00 pm
July 13th - Nancy the Turtle Lady - Pomeroy Library 11:00 am & 2:00 pm
July 21st - End of the Summer Pool Party - London (Syracuse) Pool - Time TBA


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