Summer reading

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Reading

A crime has been committed!

Grandma’s slippers have been stolen! Sharpen your Private Eye skills by finding clues in the library each week and helping Little Red Riding Hood solve the crime.

June 7th- July 16th

Featured Online Entertainment

Enjoy online programs by:

Atlantic Coast Theatre

Page Turner Adventures

Michael Albert

Dr. Magical Balloons

Animal Tales

The Summer Reading Program online entertainment is presented by the Panhandle Public Library Cooperative System. Click on the posts below for videos!

Page Turner Adventures: Guest Yasu Ishida

Yasu is an award-winning performer who combines traditional Japanese theatre, music, origami, magic, and storytelling into one-of-a-kind performances. Yasu amaze you with stories, then show you how to…

Page Turner Adventures: Coffee Filter Fish

With some water based markers and a little H2O, coffee filters are transformed into colorful sea creatures.

Page Turner Adventures: Author Kate Messner

Kate Messner is passionately curious and writes books that encourage kids to wonder, too. Her many titles include Chirp, and the popular Ranger in Time chapter books about a time-traveling dog. In thi…

Page Turner Adventures: “Printed” Ocean Scenes

With some recycled styrofoam and water based markers, you can “print” your own beautiful ocean scene.

Michael Albert: Brandscapes

“Brandscapes” video demonstration with Michael Albert American Pop Artist Michael Albert shows us how to make one of his “Brandscapes” collages using an assortment of printed materials!  M…

Page Turner Adventures: Fish Tales- The Ocean’s Got Talent

We’ve searched the seven seas for some of the ocean’s most talented creatures. Octopus will perform an amazing escape, Mantis Shrimp will prove he’s not just a pretty face, and Angler Fish has an act …

Page Turner Adventures: Guest Sanikofa Farms

Kamal Bell had a farm…ee i ee i oh! Kamal will take us on a virtual tour of Sankofa farms, including their working beehives!

Page Turner Adventures: Mashup Clucking Chicken Cups

Time for another egg-cellent craft. Today we’re making chickens out of cups that actually cluck!

Introducing Michael Albert

Michael Albert, a modern pop artist, will be sharing the first collage project with you on Monday! Learn more about the artist and materials needed to make these fun collages. AMERICAN POP Artist &nbs…

Page Turner Adventures: Author Tammi Sauer

Tammi Sauer has written 30 picture books with more on the way! In this Author Spotlight, Tammi will tell us about two of her fun farm-themed books, THE FARM THAT MAC BUILT and her latest book, NOT NOW…

Make your own Myrtle Over the Moon!
Page Turner Adventures: Cow Over the Moon Paper Plate Spinners

With a few paper plates and some simple supplies, you can make your own Myrtle Over the Moon! Or Sam Over the Moon, or Jessica Over the Moon, or…

Page Turner Adventures: Farmyard Friends- Myrtle Over the Moon

In this original Moooosical Adventure, a “boring bovine” seeks love and fame on MooTube by attempting to jump over the moon using a trampoline, roller skates, and a jetpack. She fails, but finally rea…

Facebook Live Schedule

Join us for Facebook Live Fridays at 10:00 a.m. to meet these special guests.


Summer Reading Incentives

Registration for the Summer Reading incentives has closed.

Thank you for joining us. For those who have registered, please remember to come pick up your first Take & Make kit on June 7th!

In-person events preregistration: Tale Time with Miss Peggy*

A weekly limited in-person story and craft time. This event runs June 8th – July 15th.
The kids will have a book read to them, do some action rhymes, make their Take and Make craft, and have a snack with Miss Peggy.

Sign up for one of 4 time slots per week.
Tuesday: 10 a.m. or 2 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. or 2 p.m.

There is a limit of four children or one household of 4-6 children per time slot. Call early to reserve your time!

Call 850-482-9631 to register.
If you are unable to attend, please provide 24 hours notice. No-shows will be not be able to register for other summer events.