Summer Reading Program 2018
 June 17, 2018 - July 31, 2018
 
Win a Kindle Fire 7 and Cover!


Summer Reading Book Bingo
Read five books in different categories and fill out the bingo card on the diagonal, down or across. Print the title and author in the square based on the type of book read. Once you have a Bingo, turn your card in to be entered into a weekly prize drawing. The Bingo entry tickets will also be included in the Grand Prize Kindle Drawing on Tuesday, July 31, 2018.  You may continue to turn in new Bingo Sheets throughout the Summer Reading Program.  You may only use each book title one time. 
(Need not be present to win)
 
Summer Reading Events
Get 1 ticket per each adult summer reading event which you attend or each Bingo Sheet you turn in to be put in for a grand prize drawing to be held at the end of the North Oakland Dixieland Band program on Tuesday, July 31, 2018.
(Need not be present to win)
 
*Beverly Meyer Adult Music Program
Tuesday,  June 19, 2018 at 6:00pm 
Come for a lively evening of song by Bev our spectacular "Music Lady"
 
*Strings and Things
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at 6:00pm
A group of musicians that provide traditional, acoustic music with wide appeal. They play hammer dulcimers, banjolas, bowed psalty, fiddle, penny whistle, spoons, and an unusual bass called a marimbula.  Polkas, waltzes and marches are part of their ensemble.
 
Check Out a Playaway Lock eReader
Tuesday, July 3, 2018, All Day
Start out your Independence Day Celebration by coming into the library and checking out a Playaway Lock eReader. This will get you a raffle ticket for entry into our Kindle Drawing. Playaway Lock eReaders are pre-loaded devices which include a curated collection of book titles and don’t require an internet connection to use. We’re adding to our collection which includes but is not limited to:  The Outlander Series, Maze Runner Series,  Titles by John Grisham, and Century Trilogy by Ken Follett and many others.
 
*Elvis Program with Lee Piper
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at 6:00pm
Join us for a program of Elvis songs performed by Lee Piper singing guitarist and Elvis  impersonator.
 
                 * Matthew Ball – The Boogie Woogie Kid – Ragtime, Boogie and Blues
Tuesday,  July 17, 2018 at 6:00pm
Come and join us to experience the piano playing of The Boogie Kid –Matthew Ball as he entertains us with his family friendly tribute to the 20’s, 30’s, 40’s and swing era style.   
 
Tuesday, July 24, 2018
No Adult Program due to the Teen Lock-In
 
*The North Oakland Dixieland Band
Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at 6:00pm
Enjoy this eight piece band that plays traditional jazz from the early 1900’s about the 1950’s.

*Will be held on the patio at the Allen Park Public Library, weather permitting, otherwise will be held inside the Library. Bring a lawn chair!
 


 

Click the image above to download a PDF of summer reading recommendations!