Children's Summer Reading 2022


Stop by on June 1st or any day after to sign up for summer reading. The Children's Summer Reading program is for kids birth to going into 5th grade. Those going into 6th grade and above can join our adult/young adult program.

When you sign up, your child/ren will get a reading/activity log (see below) and a really cool tote bag to color! Finish the log and return it for a book and enter to win one of many great prizes.

Movie Mondays

Every Monday during the summer we'll show movies at 1 PM. All movies are rated PG. Popcorn will be provided by Friends of the Maquoketa Public Library.

Dates & Titles

June 6: Space Jam: A New Legacy
June 13: Luca
June 20: Addams Family 2
June 27: Raya & the Last Dragon

July 11: Ron's Gone Wrong
July 18: Encanto
July 25: Clifford, The Big Red Dog

August 1: The Mitchell's vs. the Machines
August 8: Sing 2

Terrific Tuesdays

Every Tuesday we'll provide a fun, entertaining, and educational program. Programs begin at 1 PM.

Dates & Programs

June 7: Art Workshop with Pop Artist Michael Albert (2 hours) limited to the first 50 children signed up
June 14: I-Smile (Dental Care)
June 21: Jackson County Conservation Staff
June 28: Yoga & Mindfulness with Molly

July 5: Patriotic Stories & Crafts with Miss Colleen
July 12: WQPT/PBS TV Station
July 19: Rockin' Reptiles & Awesome Amphibians - limited to the first 60 children
July 26 - Hugo Kringle (Santa's Younger Brother)

Super Saturdays

Every month (not just during Summer Reading!) we have a program in the Community Room on the third Saturday at 10 PM. There will be stories, crafts, games, and refreshments. All ages are welcome to attend

Dates & Themes

June 18: Beach Luau

July 16: Red, White, & Blue

August 20: Western Days

Lego Club

Lego Club will meet every Wednesday at 10 AM in June and July. After that, Lego Club meets the first Wednesday of every month at 4 PM. Everyone is welcome and kids are welcome to build whatever they can imagine. The library will provide Legos while the kids provide their information. All materials will need to stay at the library.

Calendar of Events

Summer Events Newsletter

Click the link below to download the above PDF: