What's a cat's favorite book? The Great Catsby! This year’s summer reading program — Summer Adventure — is all things animal with the theme “Tales and Tails.” Every other week, participants of all ages will receive a challenge prompt, with five hands-on activity challenges to complete in total from June 1 - July 30. The summer reading program officially kicked off June 1 with an Animal Fair event in collaboration with the Town of Windsor’s History Museum. “We’re diving into this theme by offering tons of animal and story-themed programming and challenges this summer.
The Clearview Library District will kick off its annual summer reading program, Summer Adventure, with an Animal Fair at 3 p.m. Tuesday, June 1, at the Windsor History Museum. Registration for Summer Adventure Program is now open at clearviewlibrary.org/sap. With the theme “Tales and Tails,” Summer Adventure Program will run from June 1 through July 30 and will focus on animals and stories. Participants will have a chance to complete five hands-on activities or reading challenges, tailored to each age group.
The Clearview Library District will mark National Bookmobile Day with a “Happy Tails and Traveling Tales” community event from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 15, at Boardwalk Park in Windsor to celebrate and experience bookmobiles past and present.
The Clearview Library District and the district’s Friends & Foundation will host an author talk and series of mystery-related events in the month of April for the 2021 Clearview Reads series...
The Clearview Library District will celebrate the opening of a StoryWalk in Severance with a ribbon cutting at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 14, at Lakeview Park.
An inaugural StoryWalk Storytime will follow at 11:30 a.m. Limited spots are available and registration is required at clearviewlibrary.org/event/4625063.
“We’re so happy you’re open!” “It’s so great to be back.” “We’ve missed coming to the library!”
As we reopened our doors to our Third Street Location on June 29, patrons shared these heartwarming sentiments with us. Behind masks, staff and patrons alike were grinning ear to ear.
Thousands of community members of all ages participate in the Clearview Library District’s Summer Adventure Program, engaging in reading and adventure activities throughout the summer months.
Beyond the fun nature of the activities, our Summer Adventure Program provides tangible benefits that can have a lifelong impact, including increased reading and comprehension skills, closure of achievement gaps, and developed interest in and a habit of reading.
Access books. Stream movies. Learn code. Continue learning. Explore a new hobby. Join a book club. Find answers. Start your business. All of this, and more, can be done through your local library. Even when the physical library buildings are closed, you can still access plenty of resources through digital collections.
Since 1958, libraries across the country have been celebrated for the important work they do in their community through the American Library Association’s National Library Week Celebration, held this year April 19-25.
“The world isn’t that big,” author and innovator William Kamwamba shared to the 881-person audience in the Windsor High School auditorium. “We’re interconnected.”