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Children's Summer Reading Program

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June 10 - August 20

It's easy & fun!

  • Ask a Library staff member for a Summer Reading Program BINGO board in one of three age categories and get the summer fun started.
  • Set your personal reading goal and complete activities on a full row of the BINGO board.
  • Bring your completed BINGO boardback to a Glendale library to claim a prize book sponsored by the Friends of the Glendale Public Library.


LUNCH at the Library - Monday - Friday, June 17 - August 9, 2019

Thanks to a partnership with Glendale Unified School District a FREE LUNCH for toddlers to teens will be served at the Glendale libraries below (except for July 4).

  • Downtown Central Library
    11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 
  • Grandview Library
    12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.


SPECIAL PROGRAMS

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ABBIT THE AVERAGE

  • Montrose Library - Tuesday July 9,  5:00 p.m.
  • Pacific Park Library - Tuesday, July 16, 6:00 p.m.

BUBBLEMANIA 

  • Montrose Library - Tuesday June 18, 5:00 p.m.
  • Pacific Park Library - Monday, July 22, 4:00 p.m.
  • Casa Verdugo Library - Thursday, July 25, 1:00 p.m.

CHRISTOPHER T. MAGICIAN

  • Casa Verdugo Library - Friday, June 14, 4:00 p.m.
  • Library Connection - Monday, June 17, 6:00 p.m.
  • Chevy Chase Library - Saturday, July 20, 2:00 p.m.
  • Grandview Library - Thursday, July 18, 6:30 p.m.

NOTEWORTHY PUPPETS

  • Casa Verdugo Library - Wednesday, June 19, 5:30 p.m.
  • Montrose Library - Tuesday, June 25, 5:00 p.m.
  • Pacific Park Library - Wednesday, June 26, 6:30 p.m.
  • Library Connection - Monday, August 5, 6:00 p.m.
  • Downtown Central Children's Room - Wednesday, July 10, 4:00 p.m.
  • Grandview Library - Friday, August 16, 5:00 p.m. 

KIDS IMAGINE NATION

  • Casa Verdugo Library - Wednesday, August 7, 3:00 p.m.
  • Downtown Central Children's Room - Monday, July 29, 2:00 p.m.

KREEPY KREATURES REPTILE SHOW

  • Library Connection - Monday, July 29, 6:00 p.m.
  • Chevy Chase Library - Saturday, August 3, 2:00 p.m.
  • Grandview Library - Monday June, 24, 6:30 p.m. 

MAGIC WITH JUSTIN RIVERA

  • Downtown Central Children's Room - Thursday, June 20, 2:00 p.m.

PACIFIC ANIMALS PRODUCTIONS

  • Montrose Library -  Tuesday, August 20, 5:00 p.m.
  • Pacific Park Library - Thursday, August 15, 4:00 p.m.
  • Library Connection - Thursday, August 15, 6:30pm.
  • Grandview Library - Monday, August 19, 6:30 p.m.

POWERHOUSE PERCUSSIVE DANCE

  • Downtown Central Children's Room - Thursday, June 27, 2:00 p.m.

RENE'S MARIONETTES

  • Downtown Central Children's Room - Tuesday, June 11, 2:00 p.m.

SPECIAL EVENT

JPL APOLLO 11 50TH ANNIVERSARY
Downtown Central Children's Room - Tuesday, July 16, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Register at Eventbrite <here>.


CLOSURES

All Library, Arts & Culture locations will be closed Thursday, July 4, 2019, for the Independence Day holiday.  <Read More>


Support

The Summer Reading Program and summer performances are made possible through a generous grant from the Friends of the Glendale Public Library, which provides support for programs and services with funds raised from book sales, memberships, donations and events. Learn more about our Friends!


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