Summer Library Program

READING ADVENTURE FOR ALL AGES! Starting June 1, 2016! 
ON YOUR MARK, GET SET,  PLAY, READ!
Youth Summer Reading & Activity Program for children. 
  • Lively Storytimes for children ages birth to age 6.
  • Awesome activities for kids ages 7 to 12.
  • Reading games with exciting prizes!
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GET IN THE GAME! READ!
Teen Summer Reading & Activity Program for kids ages 11 to 16.
  • Hands-on activities.
  • Games, sports, art & crafts, music, open mic and more!
  • Food, prizes.
  • Reading challenges with fantastic prizes!
EXERCISE YOUR MIND, READ!
Summer Reading & Activity Program for adults and teens ages 17+.
  • Standby for details.
UPCOMING EVENTS
Click here to go to our Register for Events page. Scroll through several pages of activities. 
Registration for summer activities begins May 15.
SPONSORS
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
Red Robin
Starbucks
Weinberger Family
South Central Library System 
Friends of Monona Public Library
SUMMER FUN FOR ALL AGES
Read books & earn great prizes.
Enter to Win Weekly Prize Drawings!  

TIPS FOR ATTENDING EVENTS
Summer reading program storytimes and events are open and free to the public. A library card from any library in South Central Library System is required to check out books. Monona Library does not charge a fee for books returned late. 
 
Due to space limitations summer library activities cannot accommodate special groups.

Certain activities require you to sign up at our "Register for Events" page, other events require a free ticket, and some activities accept walk-ins.

Activities which require Free Tickets - tickets will be available 20 minutes prior to the event at the Front Desk. Expect a waiting line for tickets and please understand shows may "sell out." Tickets may not be reserved in advance.

Drop-In activities do not require a ticket or pre-registration.

Tween Programs are exclusively for youth ages 9 to 12.
Teen Programs are exclusively for youth ages 11 to 15.
Adult Programs are exclusively for ages 15+

The library is accessible. If you need special accommodations to attend an event, please contact the library 2 weeks in advance.