(Re)Imagine Your Story

Summer Reading Program Schedule

Summer Reading Program Kickoff: Mini-Floats!
To kickoff this year’s Summer Reading Program, we want to throw a parade and we need your help! We will have some boxes with decorative items inside to help you design your own mini parade float! They will be outside the library so you can pick them up. Grab one and send us a picture of the completed craft by June 30th! Send images to: nlzineproject@gmail.com. We will make a virtual parade in time for the 4th of July. We can’t wait to see what you create!

Example of a mini float

Summer Reading Log
This summer, the summer reading program theme is (Re)Imagine Your Story! We want to celebrate the magic in this world with fantastic storytelling and fun! For a regular summer, the library typically provides reading logs for readers to mark down what they have read for prizes. We are still doing that, but this time the logs will be digital on READSquared. Log your minutes read at: http://nllibraryny10.readsquared.com/As you read, you will be entered for our awesome raffle prizes! Happy reading to you!

NL Mystery Forum

This summer we challenge teens and adults (ages 12+) to solve a mystery. In a small town, sixteen-year old native Noah Frisby goes missing! Participants take on the role of missing persons investigators and comb through the evidence seeking leads. The game takes place in 2 rounds for the month of July. Specifics about how to solve the mystery will be in the investigator’s packet. Contact the library at: nlzineproject@gmail.com to request your packet. Do you know what happened to Noah Frisby?


Pirate School w/ David Engel @2PM

For 3 Wednesdays starting July 8th, you and your family can learn how to be a pirate with family-friendly entertainer David Engel. A link will be posted each week to a new 30-minute episode on the library website. Join us for a fun summer you won’t forget!

Author Talk — Lara Tupper–July 15th@6:30PM

One of our favorite musicians has turned author and published a novel! Join us for a live chat about her work!

Just Imagine–SRP Wrapup–July 29th  the Storycrafters

What if we could change the world story by story, song by song? Join us for a virtual storytelling extravaganza


Virtual SRP Crafternoons@2PM

Each week of July, starting on July 9th, the library will be putting out kits for you to create some amazing and imaginative fun. A video link will be posted the day of so you can follow along. Take a picture of your creation and let us help you celebrate your imagination this summer. Details are below: 

July 9th–Watercolor Relief Painting

July 16–Marionette Project

July 23–Character Masks

July 30–Dragon Puppet

Adult Crafternoon –July 16th@3PM

For our crafty adults, we will be leaving kits for you to grab, then join us for a fun afternoon of creating. Check the library website for more details.

This is a rough layout for what we have going on this summer. Keep an eye on the library website for more news as the schedule may adjust on the fly!

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