June 1 through July 30

 It's a summer of fun, adventure, reading, teamwork, and personal challenges!

Just like going to summer camp...but at the library! 

Read Beyond the Beaten Path.  Explore.  Have fun.  Win prizes!

Tuesdays 6:00-7:30 PM- Programs for Teens 12-17

  • Schedule is subject to change - check back for updates

June 7 - Camp Cooking Week  - Make a solar s'mores oven!
June 14 - Arts & Crafts Week #1 - Learn macrame from an expert!
June 21 - Survival Week - this may involve eating bugs...
June 28 - Team Building Week - Silent Line Up, Human Knot, and More!
July 5 -  Adventure Week - Escape Room with Special Guest
July 12 - Arts & Crafts Week #2 - Tie Dye!
July 19 - Get Lost Week! - Intro to Geocaching
July 26 - Animals in the Wild - Meet Don Cleever from the MO Dept. of Conservation and his service dog!


Wednesdays 1:00 to 2:00 PM- Programs for Kids

  • Schedule is subject to change - check back for updates

  • Recommended for ages 6 and up

June 8- Camp Cooking Week - No campfire needed for these camping snacks!  Learn some new recipes!

June 15 - Arts & Crafts Week #1 - Make a bird feeder & learn about our Northeast MO birds!

June 22 - Survival Week - Meet Kyle Scott, Wakonda State Park Superintendent!

June 29 - Team Building Week - Fingertip Hula Hoop, Mine Field, Human Knot and more!

July 6 -  Adventure Week - Camping Stories and Other Adventures with Special Guest

July 13 - Arts & Crafts Week #2 - Duct tape projects

July 20 - Don't Get Lost Week! - Make a compass and some maps!

July 27 - Space Camp 

Thursdays 10:00 AM - Story Time with Miss Beth

  • Begins June 9

  • Stories, songs, and activities! 


Friday Family Nights 

​June 3 & June 10 @ 6:30 PM - Free Movie at Lewis Street Playhouse - "The Parent Trap" starring Lindsay Lohan.  All                                                     those registered for Summer Reading will receive a free small popcorn and pop or                                                             candy.  Sponsored by the Canton Area Arts Council.

June 17 & June 24 @ 6:30 PM - Free Movie at Lewis Street Playhouse - "The Black Panther."

July 8 @ 6:00 PM- Stories Around the Campfire with professional storyteller WT Johnson!  

July 22 @ 7:00 PM- Stuffed Animal Sleepover-Camping Edition!  Bring a stuffed animal for a bedtime story!                                         Before you leave, fill out a nametag and a permission slip so your furry friend can spend the night                                   at the library! (With adult-ish supervision, of course).  So don't bring the stuffed animal you can't                                     sleep without!  Come back on Saturday at 10:00 AM to pick up your animals (and some breakfast)                                   and  get a report on their behavior in the night! (In the past, it has not been good...)

Adult Book Club

Wednesday, July 6 @ 5:00 PM - We will discuss "Into the Wild" by Job Krakauer.  The library will have multiple copies to check out!