Summer reading program PDF Print E-mail
Written by George Browning   
Tuesday, 28 May 2013 00:00

The Summer Reading Program at the Salem Library begins on June 1 and they may begin signing up on June 1 or anytime after June 1. Summer Reading Program ends on July 13 and NO prizes will be awarded after July 13 (No Exceptions). You will need to come to the library to sign up and fill out your registration card , also to receive your reading logs and other summer programming information.
Theme “Dig into Reading” Birth to entering grade 1 must read or have read to them 40 books to complete the SRP. Grades 2 - 5 must read a total of 600 minutes to complete. They may read anything they would like including books, magazines or books on CD (DVD’s and Video games do not count).
Theme for the Young Adult program is “Beneath the Surface” this program is for young adults entering grades 6 - 12. They must read 10 books to complete and they may read books, magazines or books on CD (easy readers do not count for this age group). 
Summer Programming:
June 1 from 10:30 to 12:30 - SRP Kick-off
June 4 - 1:30 p.m. The Wonderlab for grades K - 6 - No registration needed but it is limited to the first 60 children.
June 6 - 1:30 p.m. Young Adult Program - the Braided Belt - You will need to bring two old t-Shirts with you for this program.
June 10 - 6:30 p.m. at the Elizabeth St. Shelter house - Silly Safaris’ AMAZON JOHN will be here with his animals. Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy an evening of fun with AMAZON JOHN! This program is for ALL ages and No registration needed for this program but you are asked to bring a can good for each person attending. We will donate all food to the Washington County Food Bank.
June 13 - 1:30 p.m. Young Adult Program - The Marshmallow Challenge.
June 18 - 1:30 p.m. Dinosaur Dig - For all ages. No registration needed.
June 20 - 1:30 p.m. Young Adult Program - Zombie Preparedness Program
Toddler Time - 10:30 a.m.  beginning on Tuesday June 4 or Wednesday June 5 and Pre-registration is needed. This program will be held on Tuesdays June 4, 11, 18, and 25 or Wednesdays June 5, 12, 19 and 26.
Preschool Story time - 10:30 a.m. beginning on Thursday June 6. this program will be held on Thursday June 6, 13, 20, and 27. Pre-registration needed.
Music Together - 10:30 a.m. every Friday morning. Beginning on Friday June 14 and will be held on June 14, 21, 28 and July 5. This program is for ages 18M to 5 years. Fun with music and movement. Parents must attend with their child and No registration is needed.
Fab Friday Crafts - 10:30 a.m. every Friday morning. Beginning on Friday June 7 and will be held on June 7, 14, 21, 28 and July 5. This program is for grades K - 5. No registration needed but it is limited to the first 24 children.
Yu-Gi-Oh - 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday June 15 and July 20. This program is for grades 1 - 12 and no registration needed.
Saturday Morning Matinee - 10:30 a.m. every Saturday morning beginning on June 8. Call library for movie titles and ratings. Movies will be shown on June 8, 15, 22, July 6 and 13. (No movie on June 29 - Fair Week). No registration is needed.
If you need more information call the library at 883-5600.