Updated: Oct 25, 2018
MT. VERNON CHILDREN’S PROGRAMS:
Tuesday, June 5th - 1:30
Raelene Crotser Storytelling Rocking Good Tales with Raelene
Tuesday, June 12th - 1:30
George Washington Carver Ranger presents Science Rocks.
Tuesday, June 19th - 1:30
Crystal Growing Project
Tuesday, June, 26th - 1:30
Chesapeake Fish Hatchery presents Fish Rock
Tuesday, July 10th - 1:30
Dickerson Park Zoo presents Conservation Rocks
Tuesday, July 17th - 1:30
Rusty Pliers Magic and Ventriloquism
Tuesday, July 24th - 1:30
Wonders of Wildlife presents A Book and a Beast
Tuesday, July 31st - 1:30
End Party and Prizes
MT. VERNON STORYTIMES:
Every Wednesday - 10:00 am
Every Wednesday - 10:30 am
MT. VERNON TWEEN/TEEN PROGRAMS: (12-17)
Check the branch for games, contests & programs in June & July!
Wednesday, June 13th - 2:15 pm
Waltzing Through the Paint-join us as we paint on canvas to a variety of music.
Wednesday, July 18th - 2:15 pm
Pop Rocks-Delicious Science!
MT. VERNON ADULT PROGRAMS:
Thursday, June 7th - 10:00am
Author Visit and Book Signing with Cindy Sigler Dagnan
Thursday, June 7th - 11:00am
Keen Bean with Author Cindy Sigler Dagnan
Thursday, June 21st - 2:00pm
Virtual Tour of 6 Missouri State Parks presented by Diane Eilenstin of George Washington Carver Park
Saturday, June 30th - 2:00pm
Come take a Safari to Kenya with Shirley Andrus.
Thursday, July 19th - 10:00am
Author Visit and Book Signing with Jeanie Smith Cash
Saturday, July 28th - 10:30 am
Food, Recipes, and Lifestyle Habits for Optimum Health presented by Mary Lowry Registered Dietitian.
CONTACT MT. VERNON LIBRARY:
206 W Water, Mt Vernon, Mo 65712
Program Contacts: Julie McCollum/ Edwana Kennedy
SUMMER READING CLUB RULES:
Fill out the attached registration form and return it to your
local branch library any time in June or July to register.
Children and Teens get a copy of the Reading Log. Use the “Reading Log” to set a goal and track what you read or listen to over the summer.
All reading or listening material counts: books, magazines, newspapers, manga, graphic novels, audio books, etc. You can read or someone may read to you.
Join us for free programs throughout the summer. Check with your local branch library for dates and times.
PRIZES (READ AT LEAST ONE BOOK IN JUNE AND ONE IN JULY):
Tots (0-3) will receive a growth chart in June and a rubber ducky in July.
Children (3-12) will receive a magnetic book mark in June and an echo microphone in July.
Teens (13-18) will receive a bandana in June and a lanyard in July.
Adults (18 and older) will receive a book bag at the end of the summer.
Must be in good standing to be eligible to win the grand prize.
Children and Teens: Complete an entry form when you register. You will receive an additional entry form for reading in June and an additional entry form for reading in July.
Adults: Complete an entry form for each item read or listened to in June and July and return it to your library branch location..
Forms will be used for the grand prize drawing for a Kindle Fire at the end of the summer.