Big Lake Summer Reading Program 2013
Dig in & READ!
It's time for the Big Lake Library's Summer Reading Program and we have a great program lined up for you this year!
Sign up begins June 6th. All of our programs will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursdays except Wednesday July 3rd at 2 p.m. and our last program, which will be held in the evening. Read on for details!
- June 6th - We Dig Ice Cream!
Help us start off our Summer Reading Program with some delicious ice cream and brownies. Sign up begins on this day but ice cream and brownies will only be served between 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
- June 13th - We Dig Gardening!
This day is going to be filled with all sorts of gardening activities to improve our Children's Garden. Help us plant in the children's garden, paint rocks for the garden, or make a butterfly to keep. You can do one or all activities - just be sure to wear your grubbies!
- June 20th - We Dig Pets
Big Lake Susitna Veterinary Hospital hosts our annual Pet Show! Bring your pet to show off. If you don't have a pet, bring your favorite stuffed animal. All who participates earn a Chance Ticket!
- June 27th – We Dig Art!
Well known Alaskan artist and sculpter Shala Dobson will be here to teach children the art of print making using picture books for inspiration.
- July 3rd – Wednesday – We Dig Crafts!
Patriotic crafts are the order of the day. Make one or make all.
- July 11th - We Dig Talent
Can you sing, dance, play an instrument or tell a joke? Share your talents and earn a Chance Ticket! (This program may be switched to the 11th)
- July 18th- We Dig Sandhill Cranes!
Have you ever seen a sandhill crane up close? See and learn more about these beautiful Alaskan birds. (This program may be switched to the 11th).
- July 25th- 5:00 p.m. - We Dig Potluck Barbecue!
Help us wrap up our Summer Reading Program with a potluck barbecue. Chance tickets will be drawn starting at 5:00 pm. A flag ceremony will follow and then dinner will be served. Hamburgers, hot dogs, and juice provided, just bring yourself and a side dish. Everyone is welcome!
Please call the Big Lake Library at 892-6475 for more information.