This Summer's theme of Libraries Rock! provides an opportunity for children, teens, and adults to enjoy crafts, music, and more at the Monona Library. For details about all library programs click on our Calendar of Events button.
LIBRARIES ROCK KICKOFF! Thursday, June 14 from 10 am to 12 pm Sign up for the reading program, learn about free events, enjoy an I Spy game, make music! --Shake, rattle, roll with Carolyn Schwartz! --Aldo Leopold Nature Center --Great Day Dental Playdoh fun! And more! Calendar Info.
GEOLOGY MUSEUM PRESENTATION
Tuesday, June 26 at 10am Libraries REALLY Rock!
Drop in! No cost. Calendar info.
CONSTRUCTION ZONE BUILDING DAY Monday, June 18 at 3pm For all ages. Children 8 years old and younger need a caregiver present. The library will provide buckets of LEGO® bricks to give your imagination something with which to work. We will also have MagnaTiles, Code-a-Pillar, Board Games, MakeDo crafts and more.
Volunteers available to supervise Construction Days on Mondays at 3pm are invited to contact Karen@mononalibrary.org
MUSIC MAKERS AT MONONA LIBRARY!
Thursdays, June 21, July 19 at 10:30a.m.
Sign up separately for each event. Children birth to age 5 are invited to shake, rattle and roll with Carolynn Schwartz!
Tuesday Night Family Events
FAMILY FUN NIGHT PRESENTED BY MONONA STATE BANK Tuesdays at 6pmDrop in! No cost.
June 19 "One World, One Sound" Drum circle
June 26 "Interactive Comedy & Juggling Show"
July 10 "Fun Faces: Libraries Rock!" Facepainting & Music!
July 17 "Explore Percussion"
July 24 "Talent, Tunes & Treats" Open Mic Night for all ages!
Wednesday Family Events
LIBRARIES ROCK! FRIENDS & FAMILY FUN DAY Wednesdays at 1:30pm Sign up or drop in! No cost.
June 20 "Mr. Marvel's Incredible One Man Circus!" Sign up.
BABY & TODDLER: STORYTIME ROCKS!
Thursdays, June 21, 28, July 12, 19 at 9:15am
Babies and Toddlers from birth to 26 months are invited to join us for 15 minutes of fun.
STORYTIME: READY TO READ RACCOONS
Thursdays, June 21, 28, July 12, 19 at 9:45 to 10:15 am
A 30 minute multi-activity storytime for children of all ages.
FRIENDLY FOXES STORYTIMES
Fridays, August 3, 10, 17, 24, at 10am
A 30-minute multi-activity storytime to engage children ages 3 to 5. Join Angelika and a special guest from Monona Yoga for this special storytime.
KIDS AS STORYTELLERS
Thursdays, June 14, 21, 28 July 12 at 4:30 pm Performance: July 19 at 5 pm
For children ages 8 to 13 years old who have an interest in learning to tell a story.
Registration is Required. Space is limited.
PAWS & PAGES: READ WITH A DOG
Monday, June 18 from 4:30 to 5:50PM Monday, July 16 from 4:30 to 5:50PM
The main objective of this program is to provide a relaxed and “dog-friendly” atmosphere, which allows children (independent readers) to practice the skill of reading. Sign up for a 20 minute slot of time.
DISCOVERY DAYS STEM
Presented by the Friends of Monona Public Library
Mondays, June 25, July 9, July 23 at 1p.m.
For ages 8-14. Click on the links below to find details and to sign up to attend each event. Space is limited.
Activities include: Disc Sand!, Kindness Rocks!, and Stop-Motion!