Build a Better World

Tuscaloosa Public Library Summer Reading Program 2017

Click here to view our full summer calendar

 

May 30 – July 28, 2017
Join the Tuscaloosa Public Library for the 2017 Build a Better World summer reading program. The summer is overflowing with exciting activities including magicians, musicians, biologists, animals, jugglers, and more. Patrons can register for the reading program at anyone of our three branches beginning May 15th. Programs begin Tuesday, May 30th; please check the TPL calendar for program specifics. All summer reading programs are free and open to the public.

 

Sign up begins Monday, May 15, 2017 at a library near you.

Summer Reading Schedule

 

Tuesday, May 30 – Friday, July 28, 2017

Tuesdays:

9:30 am: Weaver Bolden branch

2:00 pm: Main library

Wednesdays:

9:30 am: Main library

2:00 pm: Brown branch

 

PerformersMay 30th and 31st:

Bill Packard, Magic Man – http://www.magicmanentertainment.com

See magic, puppets, and funny books in this creative and educational program.

 

June 6th and 7th:

Magician Tommy Johns – www.tommyjohnspresents.com

Have creative fun with great books, puppets, and magic.

 

June 13th and 14th:

Build a Better Tuscaloosa with TPL

TPL hands—on activities (June 13th, 9:30am)

 

Build a Better Tuscaloosa with UA Biology

TPL hands—on activities (June 13th, 2pm)

 

Libby Listens (June 14th)

Libby will be at the program for children to read to and we will make cat and dog toys for kids to keep or donate to Metro.

 

June 20th and 21st:

Swingus Khan – Building a Better World Through Jazz

www.capstonemusicacademy.com

 

June 27th and 28th:

Doc Atoms – https://www.facebook.com/Doc-Atoms-351106071679430/

Enjoy science and fun with this wonderful and educational program.

 

July 4th and 5th:

No Programs this week

 

July 11th and 12th:

Build a Better Tuscaloosa with TPL

TPL hands—on activities (July 11th)

 

Libby Listens (July 11th)

Libby will be at the program for children to read to and we will make cat and dog toys for kids to keep or donate to Metro.

 

UA Natural History Museum (July 12th)

www.almnh.ua.edu

 

July 18th and 19th:

Alabama 4-H Animals – www.aces.edu/4hcenter

Discover an educational experience that unites kids to the wonderful world of animals, while fostering respect and compassion for the planet.

 

July 25th and 26th:

Comic & Educational Juggler Ron Anglin – http://quiteacatch.net/ 

Enjoy creative learning through juggling, comedy, and science.

 

Visit us online at: www.tuscaloosa-library.org/summerreading

For more information or questions, call 205-345-5820.