The Summer Reading Program runs from June 20 - August 30.
Parent participation prize – Support your child in completing the five bonus activities and enter a parent prize drawing for a digital camera.
Parent reading prize - Read a book and turn in the coupon from the bookmark for an extra entry into the parent grand prize drawing. Reading suggestions are listed on the bookmark and under Electrify Your Mind below.
Suggested Reading List:
|The Blind Contessa's New Machine||Carey Wallace|
|Cat's Cradle||Kurt Vonnegut|
|The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of Elements||Sam Kean|
|The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie||Alan Bradley|
|Tinkerlab: A Hands-On Guide for Little Inventors||Rachelle Doorley|
|Why is Milk White? And 200 Other Curious Chemistry Questions||Alex Coelho and Simon Quellen Field|
|Wicked Plants: The Weed That Killed Lincoln's Mother and Other Botanical Atrocities||Amy Stewart|
Farmers Market Story Times
The library brings stories and fun to the Orting Valley Farmers Market.
Fridays, June 27 - Aug. 15, 4 p.m.
James Clarkson, author of “Westport UFO Crash Retrieval Event – A Case Study”
Summit Pierce County Library
Sunday, July 20, 2 – 4 p.m.
Adult Story Time
Harlan Zinck reads "Leaving for Kenosha" by Richard Ford
Sumner Pierce County Library
Tuesday, July 22, 6 p.m.
Jason McWhirter, author of “The Life of Ely”
Gig Harbor Pierce County Library
Thursday, Aug. 7, 7 p.m.
Tel: 253-548-3300 Fax: 253-537-4600 Washington Relay TTY: 711
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