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Library programs are free and open to everyone. No registration is required unless otherwise noted.


globe with words Build a Better WorldEarn prizes for reading books and completing contests during our Build A Better World Summer Reading Program for Kids, June 3-July 30. Register online and visit either Westminster library to pick up your reading log. Start tracking your reading on June 3. You'll also enjoy these free themed events for all ages:

S'more Story Time at Standley Lake
Saturday, July 29, 8-9 p.m., Standley Lake
Learn about Standley Lake's wildlife and habitat, listen to stories, and make s'mores around a campfire. Children must be registered with an adult. Park entrance fee or pass required. Limited to 40 spaces. Register online. All ages

Carrots Can Dance!
Saturday, Aug. 26, 2-3 p.m.
College Hill Room L107
Join local children’s author Jean Powers as she reads her book Carrots Can Dance. Children also enjoy garden-themed crafts. Ages: 2-6

Marvelous Mondays @ College Hill
Ages: 6–11 years
Mondays, 2–3 p.m.
Wonderful Wednesdays@Irving Street
Ages: 6–11 years
Wednesdays, 2–3 p.m.
July 24: Foods from Around the World
Register online for this program.
Learn about different foods from around the world. Make rice crispy sushi, fruit kabobs, mini tacos, and more.

July 26: Lego Fun
Register online for this program.
Construct, play, and snack! Family fun for all ages.


Kids and Family Art Sunday
Sunday, 2-3:30 p.m., Irving Street
Aug. 20, Sept. 17, Oct. 15, Nov. 19

South Westminster Arts Group (SWAG) offers art activities for children and their families. No registration required.

Read Dog Scarlet and FriendsREADogs (Age: 5-11 years)
Wanted! Young readers to read to our specially trained Reading Education Assistance Dog. Bring your own book or choose one from the library.

READog Sessions @ Irving Street:
Register your child for a private 15-minute session at Irving Street.
Saturday, 2-3:30 pm: July 22
Tuesday, 2-3:30 pm: July 18, 25

READog Sessions @ College Hill
Register your child for a private 15-minute session at College Hill.

Tuesday, 6-7:30 pm: July 25
Wednesday, 6-7:30 pm: July 26
Saturdays, 2-3:30 pm: July 22

1000 Books Before Kindergarten
Prepare your child for kindergarten by enjoying books, learning literacy tips and earning prizes. Reading logs and registration instructions are available online and at both libraries in the children’s room.

Updated: 07/17

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