Summer Reading Program 2021

Tails and Tales

Excitement is building for the next Summer Learning Program "Tails & Tales"!  There will be prizes for reading, surpises, animals, crafts, performers, and so much more to enjoy.  Our program will be for all ages, so the whole family can get in on the fun! 

Our line-up is being planned as we speak.  Here are a few sneak peeks.

Sneak Peek 1: Zoozort at Markesan Elementary School Tues. June 1st
Armidillos on the loose!

Sneak Peek 2:  Kick-off week for Reading Raffle June 6th - 12th; pick up your reading raffle tickets and start reading!  First completed ticket earns a free book.  Raffle ends July 31st.  Prizes drawn August 2.

Sneak Peek 3:  Show us a completed reading raffle ticket and we will let you spin the "Wheel of Surprises" weekly!

Sneak Peek 4: Wednesday June 16th 1pm: "Mess Fest"
Let's make the library courtyard a messy Pigsty!  Put on your play clothes and enjoy icky, yucky, grimmy fun like squirt gun painting, oobleck, mud pies, elephant toothpaste and so much more!

Sneak Peek 4:  Thursday June 17th 6pm Facebook Live:  Professor Tim Deelen's virtual program on "Wolf Predation & Deer Herds"

Sneak Peek 5: Wednesday June 23 1pm: Raising Chickens with Nicholas & David Oft

Sneak Peek 6: Thursday June 24 6pm:  Fur Trading & Fox River History w/ Fox of the River Voyageur Canoe LLC
Learn all about local history of Fur trading on the Fox River with Jerrry Disterhaft.

Sneak Peek 7: Wednesday June 30th 1pm:  Voyageur Caonoeing on Little Green w/ Fox of the River Voyageur Canoe LLC
Set up a Teepee, learn about furs and fur trading, paddle along on an 18 person canoe!  Sign up will be required as space will be limited.

Check back to see added events and activities and a list of our sponsors.  If you would like to donate towards our Summer Learning program and help us keep reading and learning an important and fun part of summer then contact the library at 920-398-3434 today or stop in.

Please Help us Thank our Sponsors:
Ballweg Implement
Berlin Journal/Markesan Regional Reporter
Ergo Bank of Markesan
Giddy Up Bar & Grill
Markesan Lions Club