Summer Reading Program 2017

Summer Reading Program 2017

PV Summer Readers: Kids and Teens who join this program can earn cool prizes for summer reading.
 

Members may read any books and also try some reading activities that are fun, exciting, informative and funny. They can track their progress online or use the Kids Playingclassic paper reading logs. Our theme this year, “Find a World of Wonders,” reminds kids and parents too that reading opens up the world to us all!

 

Register online or drop by any library to pick up a paper log on June 5 or anytime this summer.

 

Summer Reading PatchesKids going into grades K-5 will earn achievement patches, similar to boy scout badges but unique to PVLD. Teens grades 6-12 earn Amazon gift cards, so they can get more of their favorite books. 

 

PVLD libraries will feature special weekly activities for kids from June 13 through August 10. Check the schedule below for dates and times.

 

Riddle of the Week - Starts June 19! Drop by an y library and solve the riddle using our code and get a small prize. We post a new riddle every week!

 

Peninsula Center Library Events

No registration required, aimed at ages 3 and up but all may attend. Each program lasts about 45-60 minutes.

Date & Time Title Description
6/13 at 1:30 PM Magical Adventures with Jay Leslie Comedy, magic, and illusions featuring the magical talents of Jay Leslie!
6/13 at 3:00 PM Magical Adventures with Jay Leslie Encore! Another chance to enjoy the comedy, magic, and illusions with Jay Leslie!
6/20 at 3:00 PM Spy School Obstacle Course Run the obstacle course, solve coded messages, and see if you have what it takes to get into the Espionage Academy!
6/26 at 1:00 PM Patch-Tastic READ-A-THON Kids in K-5th grade can drop by athe storytime room between 1 and 3 PM for some q
6/27 at 3:00 PM Play it LOUD! Crafts and science combined! Make simple kazoos and harmonicas and learn why they work. A very noisy craft program!
7/11 at 3:00 PM Where's Waldo? Waldo is hiding in the Peninsula Center Library! Can you find him?
7/18 at 3:00 PM Candy Land - Life Sized! You've played the board game, now try playing it life sized!
7/24 at 1:00 PM Patch-Tastic READ-A-THON Kids in K - 5th grade can drop by the storytime room between 1 and 3pm for some quiet, relaxing reading! Earn classic patches for every 30 minutes you read!
7/25 at 1:30 PM Puppets and Magic with Ranger Jack Ranger Jack's hilarious puppets will simply steal the show of interactive musical adventure. Be ready to sing, hear amazing stories and even do the bunny hop!
7/25 at 3:00 PM Puppets and Magic with Ranger Jack - Encore! Ranger Jack's hilarious puppets give a encore performanace of this interactive musical adventure. Be ready to sing, hear amazing stories and even do the bunny hop!
8/1 at 3:00 PM Build it BIG Use wacky supplies and your imagination to make something BIG. What will YOU make today?
8/8 at 1:30 PM Wonderful World of Stories with Ken Frawley Help Ken Frawley and his puppets tell the stories from around the world!
8/8 at 3:00 PM Wonderful World of Stories with Ken Frawley - Encore! Another chance to help Ken Frawley and his puppets tell the stories from around the world!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Malaga Cove Library

Date & Time Title Description
6/15 at 3:00 PM Where's Waldo Waldo is hiding in the Malaga Cove Library! Can you find him? This event will take place in the main floor of the library.
6/22 at 3:00 PM Magical Adventures with Jay Leslie Comedy, magic, and illusions featuring the magical talents of Jay Leslie!
6/29 at 3:00 PM Play it LOUD! Crafts and science combined! Make simple kazoos and harmonicas and learn why they work. A very noisy craft program!
7/6 at 3:00 PM Puppets and Music with Ranger Jack Ranger Jack's hilarious puppets will simply steal the show at this interactive musical adventure. Be ready to sing, hear amazing stories and even do the bunny hop!
7/13 at 3:00 PM Taste a Book! Taste some treats described in our favorite stories. And make a couple yourself!
7/20 at 3:00 PM Spy School Obstacle Course Run the obstacle course, solve coded messages, and see if you have what it takes to get into the Espionage Academy! The Spy school obstacle course takes place in the community room.
7/27 at 3:00 PM Candy Land - Life Sized! You've played the board game, now try playing it life sized!
8/3 at 3:00 PM Build it BIG Use wacky supplies and your imagination to make something BIG. What will YOU make today?
8/10 at 3:00 PM Wonderful World of Stories with Ken Frawley Help Ken Frawley and his puppets tell the stories from around the world!

 

Miraleste Library

Date & Time Title Description
6/14 at 3:00 PM Magical Adventures with Jay Leslie Comedy, magic, and illusions featuring the magical talents of Jay Leslie!
6/21 at 3:00 PM Spy School Obstacle Course Run the obstacle course, solve coded messages, and see if you have what it takes to get into the Espionage Academy!
6/28 at 3:00 PM Play it LOUD Crafts and science combined! Make simple kazoos and harmonicas and learn why they work. A very noisy craft program!
7/5 at 3:00 PM Where's Waldo? Waldo is hiding in the Miraleste Library! Can you find him?
7/12 at 3:00 PM Tate a Book! Taste some treats described in our favorite stories. And make a couple yourself!
7/19 at 3:00 PM Puppets and Music with Ranger Jack Ranger Jack's hilarious puppets will simply steal the show at this interactive musical adventure. Be ready to sing, hear amazing stories and even do the bunny hop!
7/26 at 3:00 PM Candy Land - Life Sized! You've played the board game, now try playing it life sized!
8/2 at 3:00 PM Build it BIG Use wacky supplies and your imagination to make something BIG. What will YOU make today?
8/9 at 3:00 PM Wonderful World of Stories with Ken Frawley Help Ken Frawley and his puppets tell the stories from around the world!