TURN IN YOUR SUMMER READING LOGS BY END OF DAY JULY 28TH.  Any logs turned in after July 28th will not be considered for grand prizes.

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  1. Summer Reading 2021!
  2. Friends Photo Contest
  3. Services Updates
  4. Amazon Smile

Cartoon Animals reading books with a banner reading Tailes and Tales. Summer Reading Program 2021!

Stop counting on July 26th and make sure you turn them into the library by July 28th!  Any logs turned in after July 28th will not be considered for our grand prizes.

ALL AGES (That includes you adults!)  - Sign up to participate in our summer reading program! Readers under the age of 18 who read 800 minutes get a prize bag and those that read above and beyond 800 minutes will get the change to win our top prizes!  Adults who read 8 books will get a prize bag, but those that go above and beyond can also win a grand prize!

Closing Ceremony! Saturday July 31st 10:30am - 1:30pm

Celebrate the end of summer with us! Enjoy food trucks, games, vendors, animal ambassadors from The Heard Museum, and more! Fun is free, food has a fee. We will also be announcing our summer grand prize winners!

  For more information on our reading challenge, check out our Summer Reading Program!

Suggestions or Concerns?

Do you have any suggestions or concerns? Please send us an email!