Wilton Library’s Medieval Summer Knights Read Summer Reading Program
Now through Wednesday, Aug. 22.
Children of all ages are invited to register for the summer reading program, Medieval Summer Knights Read. During our summer program kids and families can enjoy crafts, story times, large group programs, and small group programs as well as movies. For our Knights Read Challenge, kids are encouraged to read 40 picture/early reader books or 4,000 pages over the summer and keep a reading log of their age appropriate books. Those who complete the quest will be knighted by the Royal Court at the festival at the end of the summer. Knights will receive a T-shirt. Registration required in-person. Sponsored by the Coyle Family Young Readers Fund, Subway of Wilton, The Toy Chest, and Golf Quest.
Teen Summer Reading Program
Monday, June 25 through Saturday, August 11.
Teens entering grades 6 through 12 can sign up for the summer reading program. Each week, kids can come in, record their books they have read and enter their names into a weekly raffle. Kids can fill in more information to get a 2nd raffle ticket. Kids participating in 4 of the 7 weeks are eligible for the grand prize. Sponsored by the John and Patricia Curran Teen Fund.
Wonderful Wednesdays–Atka the Wolf>
Wednesday, August 1, 3-4 pm
Children ages 5 and up are invited to this presentation by the Wolf Conservation Center. Kids will have the opportunity to see Atka up close and learn about the important role wolves play in the environment. This program is for children ages 5 and up. Caregivers must be present and seated with the children at all times during this program. Registration required. Sponsored by the Coyle Family Young Readers Fund.
Wonderful Me for Teens,
Wednesday, Aug. 1, 3 – 5 p.m.
How do you see yourself? Or what you like to be? An all-star athlete? Astronaut? Super hero? Trace your image onto paper and then create a life-size version of yourself using material, markers, ribbons, buttons and other adornments. Makes a fun wall-hanging. For teens entering grades 6-12. Registration required. Sponsored by the John and Patricia Curran Teen Fund.