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Summer Reading Program Calendar

Manic Mondays!

Tuesday Special Performers

Thursday Family Film Festival


Manic Mondays!
Teen volunteers present craft and game programs for 1st - 6th graders. Children may win prizes such as toys, posters, or t-shirts!
Monday, June 25
2:00 - 3:00 pm
Prehistoric Party
Journey back in time to the days of Ice Age: Continental Drift with games and crafts based on dinosaurs, wolly mammoths, and their friends
Monday, July 2
2:00 - 3:00 pm
Things That Go Bump in the Night
Join us for scary stories, creepy crafts, and spooky games. Warning: you must not be afraid of the dark.
Monday, July 9
2:00 - 3:00 pm
Super Heroes to the Rescue!
Compete in contests of strength, courage, and skill based on the movie releases of The Amazing Spider-Man and The Dark Knight Rises.
Monday, July 16
2:00 - 3:00 pm
Lights Out!
When the lights go out, the fun starts! Join us for games and crafts using flashlights, shadows, and your imagination. Warning: you must not be afraid of the dark.
Monday, July 23
2:00 - 3:00 pm
Library Olympics
Can't wait for the Summer Olympics in London? Join us for our fun games of agility, speed, and endurance inside the library.
Monday, July 30
2:00 - 3:00 pm
Ice Cream Party
Join us for face painting, carnival games, and fun. Make your own ice cream sundae too. Last chance to pick up your Summer Reading Club prizes!
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Tuesday Special Guest Performers
Free, fun summer programs for all ages!
Tuesday, June 26
2:00 - 2:45 pm
Drawing Secrets Revealed!
You can draw along with Kyle Tiernan and complete three illustrations to take home. All drawing supplies provided.
Tuesday, July 3
2:00 - 2:45 pm
Night Stalkers - Live Animal Show
Dreaming of things that go bump in the night? Learn about nocturnal animals in this show, presented by Wonders of Wildlife.
Tuesday, July 10
2:00 - 2:45 pm
Singing and Stories with Mike
Join Mike Salas for musical stories and fun movement songs with lots of audience participation.
Tuesday, July 17
2:00 - 2:45 pm
Magic with Abbit the Average
Witness Abbit's average feats of comedy, magic, and juggling!
Tuesday, July 24
2:00 - 2:45 pm
Story Time with a Twist!
Abby Schachner will teach you kid-friendly yoga, inspired by the text and pictures from your favorite picture books.
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Thursday Family Film Festival
Bring a blanket and enjoy popular children's films in our air-conditioned community room! Popcorn and snacks will be available for purchase. Sponsored by the Orange Public Library Foundation.
Thursday, June 21
2:00 - 4:00 pm
The Smurfs (PG)
Thursday, June 28
2:00 - 4:00 pm
Puss in Boots (PG)
Thursday, July 5
2:00 - 4:00 pm
Happy Feet Two (PG)
Thursday, July 12
2:00 - 4:00 pm
The Muppets (PG)
Thursday, July 19
2:00 - 4:00 pm
Winnie the Pooh [2011] (G)
Thursday, July 26
2:00 - 4:00 pm
Adventures of Tintin (PG)

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Storytimes in the Dark

Our Steve Ambriz Storytime Room has been transformed into a forest for the summer, home to nocturnal animals and...ghosts? Join teen volunteers around the campfire as they read scary stories to children of all ages. Days and hours vary, based upon volunteer availability.

Name the Tiger Contest!

Kids, we need your help! The wild animals hanging on the walls in the Children's Library don't have names. Visit our voting booth this summer to suggest the perfect name for our striped friend, Tiger. If your entry is Tiger's favorite, you win a prize!

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