Sweet Reads Book Club | 6/1, 7/6, 8/3 – 7:00pm
Join us every First Monday of the summer for books and dessert! June 1st: Paper Towns; July 6: The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau Banks; August 3: The Fifth Wave. Registration recommended. Sweet treats served! Register for the the Paper Towns meeting here.
Late Night Study Hall | June 8th-10th – 9-11 PM
The Library stays open an extra two hours just for high school students who are studying for finals. No registration required.
PeRLs: Personalized Reading Lists | All Summer!
Get a personalized reading list, tailored to your specific interests and preferences. Just contact Katie for more information
Summer Reading Program: Trivia Addict | June 22nd-August 17th
You’ve played the addictive game, Trivia Crack, now broaden your reading horizons using the same method. Spin the Trivia wheel and land on one of 7 categories. We will have lists corresponding to each category if you need some help, otherwise whatever you read is up to you…and the trivia wheel. You’ll have the chance to answer trivia questions and win prizes throughout the summer. Register here.
Wilderness Survival Program | 6/15 – 7:00pm
Marine and firefighter Craig Sloan will teach us the essentials of Wilderness Survival (building a shelter, foraging for food, not getting mauled by a bear, etc.) at this workshop. Registration required. Register here. Snacks provided (not trail mix!)
Teenage Rebels | 7/16 – 7:00pm
High school activists are all too often left out of the history books, even though they’ve led many brave battles often facing down fire hoses, tear gas, and rifles. Author of Teenage Rebels: Successful High School Activists, from the Little Rock 9 to the Class of Tomorrow, Dawson Barrett, will talk about the high school students who have shaped history and what you can do to follow in their rebellious footsteps.
Literary Soles | 7/27 – 7:00pm
Librarian Jenny made the most awesome library card shoes and she’s going to show you how to design and create your own kicks. We’ll provide you with a pair of shoes (yes, that you can keep), paints, markers, and anything else you need for DIY shoe perfection. Registration and shoe size is required.
Movie and Pizza Night: The DUFF | 8/11 – 7:00pm
Take a break from the summer sun and join us at the library for a movie night. We’ll be screening the popular 2015 film, The Duff. Pizza will be provided. Registration recommended.
Trivia and End-of-Summer Party | 8/17 – 7 PM Outdoor Amphitheater
Say goodbye to summer with free Sol Food, trivia, performances, and prizes at our annual end-of-summer extravaganza!
Creative Writing Workshop: Wed. Nights | 7 PM
Expand your writing horizons at these relaxed and informal workshops.
For registration details and more information about all events, please visit www.millvalleylibrary.org/youngadults