Summer Reading Programs 2024!

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Live programs & family fun for all ages! Free to attend & no registration. All programs are at the Library and last about an hour.

Mr. Oakley’s Summer Reading Kickoff Party: Monday, June 3rd 10:00 AM

Talewise Science: Tuesday, June 4th 10:00 AM

Adam White Magic: Monday, June 10th 10:00 AM

Fairytale Omaha: Friday June 21st 10:00 AM Princess Party | 2:00 PM Super Hero Party

Wildlife Encounters: Thursday June 27th 10:00 AM

Story Times:

Story Times are geared for ages 6 and under. No registration.

All Wednesday Story Times are at 10:00 AM at the Library unless otherwise noted.

June 5th Guest Reader: Lifetime Vision
June 12th Guest Reader: Keep Nebraska City Beautiful
June 19th StoryWalk® Story Time at Steinhart Park
July 3rd Independence Day Story Time
June 26th Guest Reader: Grimm’s Gardens
July 10th Mr. Oakley’s Pirate Story Time
July 17th Fish & Snail’s Adventurous Story Time
July 24th Circus Story Time with face painting by Clown Rudi Patudi
July 31st Let’s color our world Story Time

Reading Club:

Youth ages pre-school-12th grade are invited to participate in Summer Reading Club! Students will log their reading in June and July for a prize package in August.

Registration forms, reading logs, and drop off box will be available in the lobby of the Library beginning May 28th. Reading logs begin June 1st.

Farmers Market

The Library will have a table at the Nebraska City Farmers Market at
810 1st Avenue with free craft supplies from 4:30-5:30 on the following dates:

May 23rd
June 6th & 20th
July 18th
August 1st, 15th, and 29th

Take & Make Craft Kits

Take and Make craft kits
will be available to pick up at the
Library during the following weeks:

July 1st-6th
Red, white, and blue
4th of July rosette craft

July 8th-13th
Summer sun yarn and bead craft

July 15th-20th
Handprint campfire craft

July 22nd-31st
Pipe cleaner firefly craft

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