We invite readers of all ages to register for the Summer Reading Challenges.
Children will receive a free book, prizes and a coupon for a free ice cream provided by the Dryden McDonald’s when 5 activities have been completed.
Pick up a form at the library or print one here: SRP kids 2017
Free Lunch at the Library– on Tuesday and Thursday at 12 noon and Friday at 11 am from July 11 to August 18
All kids up to 18 years old are invited to come on over to the library for a free healthy lunch, provided by the USDA Summer Lunch program. Come for lunch and stay for our exciting kids clubs!
Tuesday AND Thursdays! Kids Club: 12:30 – 2 from June 27 to August 17
Books, science activities, art projects, board games, coding, reading dogs and more! for school aged kids. Come for one week or for all of them. Registration is required. (no program on July 4)
This free program is sponsored by the Rosen Library Fund of the Community Foundation of Tompkins County
July 11 Daring Designs July 13 House and Home
July 18 Hour of Code July 20 Home Improvement
July 25 Magnificent Ideas! July 27 Build it Better
Monday Movie Matinees – Every Monday at 3 pm
July 10- “Sing”
July 17- “Trolls”
July 24- “Beauty and the Beast”
July 31 -”Moana”
August 7 – “LEGO Batman”
August 14 – WALL-E
Cuddle Up : every Wednesday at 10 am
Books, rhymes, songs and play time for infants, toddlers and their caregivers
Preschool Storytime every Friday at 10 am
Join us for stories, crafts and activities. Children of all ages are welcome to join us this summer for stories, crafts and activities. Lunch will be provided as well.
1,000 Books Before Kindergarten
Track your reading progress as you start you child on the path to reading success. The Southworth Library’s free program provides program materials and milestone rewards. Each time you read 100 books, bring your reading record to the library for a sticker, a prize and a new reading sheet. Materials available on-line at http://1000boksbeforekindergarten.org.
Lego Brick Picks
Each time you come to the library, help us build our own miniature LEGO world with Lego Brick Picks. Select a brick from our Brick Picks box. If it has a blue sticker, you can take a book off our Lego Book cart. If the brick has a patterned sticker, you can select a prize from the prize box.
Check out our Where’s Waldo in the children’s room and search out the place in time where Waldo is hiding.