Oceans of Possibilities

Maxwell’s Summer Reading Program for Kids & Teens
June 27 to August 17

Maxwell’s Summer Reading Program for Kids & Teens from 0 to 18
June 27 to August 17

You can sign up for the summer reading program now at Maxwell’s ReadSquared page.

Once the program gets rolling on June 27, return to ReadSquared to record your reading.

For every 20 minutes read, you can enter your name into one of our raffle jars. This year we are raffling off:

  1. A Family 4-pack to any regular season Syracuse Mets Baseball game during the 2023.
    This package includes
    1. Four (4) tickets
    2. A parking pass
    3. Food vouchers.
  2. Four (4) $20 Target Gift cards (1 per winner)
  3. Three (3) $15 Gift Cards to Second Chance Diner (1 per winner)
  4. Three (3) $20 Gift Cards to Tully’s (1 per winner)
  5. Four (4) $15 Movie Tavern Gift Cards (1 per winner)
  6. Two (2) free Open Play passes at The Warrior Factory (1 winner)
    Kids must be 6 and older to play at the Warrior Factory

Make sure to stop in the library to put your name in the jar of your choice! You can also email Ms. Melissa at youthservices@maxwellmemoriallibrary.org and she will put your name in for you. You have until August 17th to get your raffle tickets in.

Wild Wednesdays

Registration is required for all Wild Wednesdays and for all other programs unless otherwise noted.

The MOST Science Show

July 6 at 6:00 PM

Dive Into Stories With Regi Carpenter

July 13 at 6:00 PM

Bubbleman!

August 10 at 6:00 PM

Dan the Snakeman

August 17
5–6 PM: Meet and Greet
6–7 PM: Reptile Show

Storytimes

Preschool Pals for Ages 3–5

Wednesdays at 10:00 AM
July 6–August 24

StoryTots for Ages 0–3

Wednesdays at 10:30 AM
July 6–August 24

Kids Programs Through Grade 5

Tuesday Crafternoons

Tuesdays at 3:30–7:00 PM
June 14–August 23
Registration not required

Drop-in and make a craft!

Pirate Party

Saturday, July 9 at 11:00 AM–1:00 PM

LEGO Club

Mondays at 12:00–6:00 PM
July 11–August 22
Registration not required

Drop-in and get creative!

Zoo to You

Monday, July 18 at 10:00 AM

Jeff the Magic Man

Saturday, August 13 at 11:00 AM

Teen Programs, Grades 6–12

LEGO Club

Mondays at 12:00–6:00 PM
July 11–August 22
Registration not required

Drop-in and get creative!

Teen Tabletop Games

Thursdays at 2:00–7:00 PM
July 7–August 25
Registration not required

Drop-in and play board games!

Grab & Go Crafts for Teens

  • June: Lazy Susan
  • July: Beach in a Jar
  • August: Paint Chip Bookmark

Graphic Novel Club for Teens

Stay tuned for more details!


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