Dig Into Reading ~ MH Library Summer Reading Program

summer reading program

The Summer Reading program at the GCLS Mullica Hill Library kicks off this week and is full of great events to keep the kids busy this summer!

Registration for special events opens Monday, June 17th.  The official kickoff event is Saturday, June 22nd from 12-1:45 p.m; sign up for programs and watch Mr. Malcolm present Bob the Builder and Snow White!

Below are just a few of the special events.  You can view the full Summer Reading Program Calendar for more details and please register ahead for all special programs at http://www.gcls.org/summer-reading-2013.

  •  The Lizard Guys Wed. June 26th from 2:30-3:30p.m.  Learn fascinating facts about animal friends. 
  • Kids Maker Mania Dino-Tastic!  Tues. July 2nd, 2-3p.m.  A dinosaur adventure with “fossil digging”, crafts and a dino snack.
  •  Mad Science – Earthworms!  Wed. July 10th, 2-3p.m.  Interactive science experiments about the earth for ages 6-12.
  • Kids Maker Mania – Mummies-R- us!  Tues. July 16th, 2-3p.m.    Mummy crafts and races and an ancient Egyptian snack.
  • Dig into Reading Magic Show  Wed. July 17th 2-3p.m.  Magician Brian Richards will mesmerize the whole family!
  • Discover and Uncover: Underground Animals Wed. July 24th 10:30-11:30 a.m.  Learn about animals that live underground and meet examples up close.

Regularly scheduled programs will also be offered throughout the summer:

Monday Afternoon Movies: Every Monday afternoon from 12-2:30p.m. All movies are rated G. Check www.gcls.org for the featured movie each week.

Story Time: Weekday mornings from 10:30-11am. Stories, songs, finger-plays and crafts.

  • Toddlers (ages 2-3) Mondays and Fridays
  • Wiggles and Giggles (ages 0-2): Tuesdays
  • Pre-school (ages 3-6) Thursdays

If you have questions about the summer reading program, please contact Lorretta Lisowski, Youth Services Librarian at 223-6028 or llisowski@gcls.org.