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The 2016 Summer Reading Club kicks off Tuesday, June 7th!

  1. Sign up online or at the main branch between June 7 and August 6.
  2. Keep track of the time spent reading or listening to stories.
  3. Participants who complete at least 10 hours of reading/listening to stories, visit the Summer Reading Club desk at the Salem Public Library beginning June 28 to claim prizes and tickets for chances to win extra special prizes in the summer prize drawings.

 

Summer Reading Preschool Kick-Off Event - 2 Shows
Penny's Puppets in "Hare and Tortoise"
Tuesday, June 7, 10:30 & 11:30 am
Loucks Auditorium

Preschoolers and their grown-ups are invited to kick off Summer Reading with Penny Walters and her entourage of puppets.

Rodney the Rabbit thinks he is the fastest animal around and is so busy exercising he never stops to eat, sleep or even make friends. Until the day Myrtle the Turtle challenges Rodney to a race. Root for and sing along with your favorite character as the race unfolds.​​​

Read to a Pet
1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
2nd and last Saturday of the month
Children’s Room

This program offers children a relaxing, non-threatening way to improve their reading skills. Visiting dogs and cats have been trained and certified as therapy animals by Paws for Love and are mellow and friendly. This is a drop-in program, and sign-ups are not necessary.

Angel Ocasio Comedy - 3 Shows!
Wednesday, June 22, 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, 7:00 pm
Loucks Auditorium

Angel Ocasio kicks off our Wednesday summer family performances, bringing a comedy twist to juggling and magic tricks, but the real fun comes from the interaction Angel has with his audience.

Terrific Tuesday
"Craft-a-Thon!"
Tuesday, June 28, 2 pm
Anderson Rooms A & B
Ages 5 & Up

Ready, set, CREATE! Bring an active imagination and be a champion of art! Craft supplies provided. For kids 5 years and up.

Wednesday Performer
Border Collies, International - 2 Shows!
Wednesday, June 29, 11 am & 1 pm
Loucks Auditorium

Greg Gustafson and his team of rescued Border Collies show off their athletic prowess as they play football, soccer, and show off their world-class frisbee skills!

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