Saturday, June 5, 2021, 12 pm, Maybelle Branch Library
In conjunction with the Cruisin’53 event, we will have fun for kids outside the Burnette Branch Library. We will have music, games, crafts, giveaways, a free magic show by Ming the Magnificent at 2 pm and more! A Warren Police K-9 unit will be here from 12-2 pm and the police department’s Mobile Command unit will be here for residents to tour. You can even sign up for our Summer Reading Club while you are here!
Haven’t gotten around to joining Summer Reading Club? Created a ReadSquared account—but keep forgetting to log your reading? Disappointed that you haven’t earned a chance to win some great prizes, like a Nintendo Switch, a bike, a Kindle Fire, Amazon gift cards, and gift cards from local businesses? You’re in luck! Summer Reading Club has been extended through Labor Day (Monday, September 7)!
Visit warrenlibrary.readsquared.com to join Summer Reading Club, log your reading, and earn virtual raffle tickets for prizes. Again this year, kids who finish Summer Reading will earn free books, and teens who finish will earn scratch-off prize tickets.
While still closed to the public, we are happy to announce that prizes will be able to be picked up at the following locations & times (weather permitting) beginning Monday, August 17:
Civic Center Library Children’s Garden (Children’s and Teen prizes): Mondays – Fridays, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm.
Summer Reading Club is going on now and runs from Monday, June 1 – Monday, September 7. This year, all of our clubs are online. There are clubs for babies (0-2 years), children (age 3 – 2nd grade & 3rd grade – 6th grade), teen, and adults.
Signing up is simple: visit our Summer Reading Club site and create an account. As you read books this summer enter them in your reading log. The more books you read the more points you earn which gets you entries for wonderful prizes. Prizes this year include a Kindle Fire and various gift cards for adults, a Nintendo Switch or bike for teens, a Nintendo Switch or bike for kids, and stuffed animals for babies.
Friday, July 26, 6:00-9:00 pm, Dorothy Busch Branch
Teens are invited to an evening of fun to celebrate a great Summer! Join us for an after-hours lock in at the Dorothy Busch Library for a Glow Party! We’ll have all sorts of glow in the dark games and crafts, pizza, snacks, music and plenty of fun!
Wear a white or neon t-shirt to glow in the dark yourself!
For teens entering 7th through 12th grade. Registration is required. To register, please use our online event calendar or call 586-353-0580.
Would you like to try your hand at Jeopardy without the pressure of the Hollywood lights and a live studio audience? Sandie Baker, six-time Jeopardy champion, will lead teams in a Jeopardy style game with many of the questions geared towards outer space to match our Summer Reading Club theme. Prizes will be awarded to the the best teams!
Registration is required and begins June 25 so grab a few friends and prepare to give some answers, in the form of some questions of course! Register online or call 586.751.0770.