Summer Reading

Summer Reading 2016 kicks off exercisespot6_isolated copy
on June 10th!

Toddler & Youth – On Your Mark, Get Set, Read!

Teen – Get inthe Game: Read!

Adult – Exercise Your Mind: Read

Milestones (and the reading times needed to reach them)

Activity Book and Crayons (2 hours)
Coupon Pack (5 hours)
T-Shirt (8 hours)
Book (10 hours)

Coupon Pack #1 (5 hours)Chld Bikes copy
Coupon Pack #2 (10 hours)
T-Shirt (15 hours)
Book (18 hours)

Coupon Pack (10 hours)
T-Shirt (25 hours)
Book (40 hours)

Book Bag (15 hours)
Pedometer or Lanyard (35 hours)
Hot/Cold Pack or Shaker Bottle (60 hours)
T-Shirt (100 hours)

For each activity beyond the required 7 that you complete on your reading record,
you can earn an EXTRA JUMPING JACK CASH!
(Maximum of 6 per week for each Reading Record)

Each Reading Record submitted will earn you a Library Loot, too!
(Use it for fines, printing, and more!)


Loot Camp
Open from Tuesday, June 21 – Saturday, August 13

NEW Hours:
Tuesdays: 2:30pm – 4:00pm and 5:00pm – 7:00pm
Saturdays: July 16th, July 30th, August 13thexercisespot7_isolated copy
9:30am – 11:30am

All programs are free of charge.
If registration is necessary, it will be indicated online, in the monthly newsletter, and on any promotional materials for the event.

Interpreters are available with a 3-day notice.

Looking for information about our upcoming programs?
Check out the Kids, Teens, and Adult pages!

Other Fun Stuff!

Free Lunches for Anyone 18 and Under
Summer Food Service Program will take place on the following Tuesdays:
6/14, 6/21, 6/28, 7/5, 7/12, and 7/19
ANYONE under the age 18 is welcome to stop by for something to eat.
Meals will be served from 12pm – 1pm.

Seeing Stars
Earn TWO EXTRA JUMPING JACK CASH by decorating a star
and returning it to the library by Monday, June 20th!Teen Climbers
Stop by the library to pick up your star and get those creative juices flowing!

Walk Across America!
How far can you walk over the summer?
Let’s find out, shall we?
Select a destination,
start at Aram Public Library,
and travel “as the crow flies”
with the rest of your teammates.
(You will be working collaboratively with anyone else
who chose the same destination!)

Walk with your family and the steps will be multiplied to account
for every member of your family!
How cool is that?!

(Psst!  Bicycling, skating, and swimming count, too!)

Destination Miles Steps
Mount Rushmore 750 1,500,000
Statue of Liberty 765 1,530,000
Disney World, Orlando 1060 2,120,000
The Alamo 1258 2,516,000
Grand Canyon 1331 2,662,000
Space Needle 1667 3,334,000
Golden Gate Bridge 1805 3,610,000
Mount McKinley 2814 5,628,000
Waikiki Beach 4199 8,398,000

What are you waiting for?  Get moving! 🙂

4th of July Parade

Aram Public Library will once again be walking in the parade… Grandparents Read
and we want YOU to join us!
Watch this page, our Facebook page, and/or the newsletter for more information on meeting times
closer to the parade.