Summer Library Program
HERO EXPO: Tales of Tricks, Trouble and Triumph!
Wednesday, Jul. 29, 1 to 2pm
Register Online or call 608-222-6127. Walk-ins welcome.
Hip, hip, hooray! Story heroes save the day! We know you’ve heard about Spider-Man. But, what about Anansi the West-African spider and his six superhero sons? ...Or, an amazing hero tale in English and Spanish? ...Learning the Batman Boogie? Join Sadarri & Company for an interactive showcase of whimsical HERO characters from around the world. Award-winning stories, zany songs, and hilarious character voices rank this multi-lingual Storytelling troupe as one of Madison’s favorites. *Recommended for family audiences; especially ages 4 to 12. (All welcome).
Sponsored by The Friends of Monona Library.
LAST DAY TO CLAIM PRIZES (while they last) is AUGUST 15.
Click here for more information.
Visit Monona Library, sign up for a free library card, pick up a reading record or print one out, check out books, and read.
Prizes! June 15 to August 15: You will win prizes donated by local sponsors when you complete the Reading Log! (while supplies last) Reading Adventure Sponsors will be listed on our website and posted in the library. When you finish the Reading Log, complete Overtime Reading Tickets to win more prizes.
Thank you to: Angelo's, Benvenuto's, Culver's on Cottage Grove Road, Diamond Select Toys, Fat Jack's, Food Fight, Inc., Fraboni's, Glass Nickel PIzza, Hometown News Group, Ken's Meat & Deli, Lazy Jane's, Madison Knitters' Guild, Madison Monona Lioness Club, Monona State Bank, Noodles & Company, Old Chicago, Schuster's Playtime Farm, Madison Mallards, Dane County Fair, Eugster's Farm, Pizza Hut, Milwaukee Planetarium, Starbucks, Weinberger Family, South Central Library System, and The Friends of Monona Public Library.
EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN & FAMILIES
Did we mention that there are fun, free events and games happening throughout the summer at the Monona Library!? For more information about an event, click on the title. To register, click on RSVP.
◦ Storytimes for Babies, Toddlers, and Young Children. RSVP
◦ Spanish Game Day
Sábado, Agosto 1 a las 10 am. / Saturday, August 1 at 10 am.
Como Juegan los Ninos alrededor del Mundo:
How Children Play Around the World! Drop in or sign up here.
Marisol Gonzales sabe los mejores juegos interactivos de varios paises, y le encantaria compartirlos contigo! Este programa sera en Español. Marisol Gonzalez knows the best games from many different countries, and she loves sharing them with you! This program is in Spanish.
◦ Prehistoric Explorers, August 6 at 1:30 p.m. Family program. RSVP
◦ Display & Play! August 15, 1 to 4 p.m. Wisconsin LEGO Users Group will have many tables of LEGO creations on display. Also, we'll have our LEGO bricks out for you to build after being inspired by what you see. For the whole family. RSVP
◦ Read to a Dog! Independent readers register to read to a specially trained Reading Education Assistance Dog.
◦ Culver's Scoopie Night! August 11, 5 to 8 p.m.