2019 Summer Reading Program

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  1. Owatonna Public Library
  2. Blooming Prairie Branch

OPL in JUNE

Wednesday, June 5, 3:00-6:00 p.m.
Summer Reading Program Kickoff! (all ages)
Pick up your reading log, ice cream, and tattoos. Rock out with the Teddy Bear Band at 3:30 p.m.!

Story Time (preschool) begins June 11 and continues Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. & 10:30 a.m.
Garden Time (all ages) begins June 12 and continues Wednesdays 9:30-10:30 a.m.

And more … 

Monday, June 10, 6:00-7:30 p.m.
Galactic Game Night (families welcome)

Thursday, June 13, at 10:00 a.m.
Zoo Man (all ages)

Monday, June 17, at 2:00 p.m.
Meteoric Movie Mondays (all ages)
G or PG rated movies

Wednesday, June 19, at 10:00 a.m.
Magical Norm (all ages)

Thursday, June 20, at 10:00 a.m.
Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota presents "A Healthy Me - What's on the Inside?" (ages 3 & up)

Tuesday, June 25, at 2:00 p.m.
Fun & Games - Star Wars Style (ages 5 & up)

Thursday, June 27, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
June Book Fair (Did you read at least 10 days this month?)

Friday, June 28, at 9:30 a.m.
STEM Club (ages 5 & up)

OPL in JULY

Story Time (preschool) Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. & 10:30 a.m.
Garden Time (all ages) Wednesdays 9:30-10:30 a.m.

And more … 

Wednesday, July 3, 10:00 a.m. - 12 noon
LEGO® Mania (all ages)

Monday, July 8, 6:00-7:30 p.m.
Galactic Game Nights (families welcome)

Thursday, July 11, at 10:00 a.m.
Climb Theatre presents, "The Lion and the Mouse" (all ages)
This program made possible through a grant provided by SELCO and the Clean Water Land & Legacy Amendment

Friday, July 12, at 9:30 a.m.
STEM Club (ages 5 & up)

Monday, July 15, at 2:00 p.m.
Meteoric Movie Mondays (all ages)
G or PG rated movies

Thursday, July 18, at 10:00 a.m.
Singer Will Hale (all ages)

Thursday, July 25, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
July Book Fair (Did you read at least 10 days this month?)

CANCELLED - Friday, July 26, at 9:30 a.m.
STEM Club (ages 5 & up)

OPL in AUGUST

Story Time (preschool) Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. & 10:30 a.m. through August 20
Garden Time (all ages) Wednesdays 9:30-10:30 a.m.

And more … 

Wednesday-Thursday, August 7-8, 10:00 a.m. - 12 noon (Advance Registration Required)
Bakken Museum: The Science of Me for students entering 2nd-5th grades. *Student must be present both days.* Call OPL Children's Services (444-2460) to register. Limit 25.

Monday, August 12, 6:00-7:30 p.m.
Galactic Game Nights (families welcome)

Monday, August 19, at 2:00 p.m.
Meteoric Movie Mondays (all ages)
G or PG rated movies

Wednesday, August 21, 10:00-11:30 a.m.
Create-a-Craft (all ages)

Thursday, August 22, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
August Book Fair (Did you read at least 10 days this month?)

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THANK YOU to our Friends and Partners: River Springs Water Park, SELCO, McDonald's of Owatonna, Friends of the Blooming Prairie Library, Blooming Prairie Dairy Queen, Casey's of Blooming Prairie, The Bakery of Blooming Prairie, Refuge Ranch, & the OPL Foundation.