Summer Reading Program

 Summer Reading starts the week of July 6th!

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Beginning Monday, 7/6, weekly craft bags and reading logs will be available for pickup during Curbside Hours on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays.  Please call 509-674-2313, or email cmlibrary@cityofcleelum to sign up and schedule a pick up time.  Don't forget to order some books too!  

You can also download and print a reading log here.  To track your reading, color in a circle for every 30 minutes read.  

Schedule of Progamming

July 6-10 Once Upon a Time: Stories are full of magic. 

Read Aloud Story Links: Fox, Mem and Tricia Tusa. The Magic Hat. Smith, Janice Lee and Paul Meisel. Wizard and Wart Strega Nona By Tomie dePaola


Dancing beans

Magic Wand Craft

July 13-17 A Heroes Journey: Long ago and Far Away- Castles, Knights Princesses…

Read Aloud Story Links: Barrett, Judi and Ron Barrett. The Marshmallow Incident. Deeble, Jason. Sir Ryan’s Quest. Funke, Cornelia and Kerstin Meyer. Princess Knight. Koller, Jackie French and Jackie Urbanovic. Horace the Horrible: A Knight Meets His Match.

Informational links for kids: (Castles for Kids: What is a Castle? The Middle Ages for kids - A Day In The Life... Of A 10-Year-Old In Norman Times - Hands on History - BBC




July 20-24 Magical Creatures: Dragons

Read Aloud Story LInks: When a Dragon Moves By Jodi Moore Bar-el, Dan and Tim Bowers. Not Your Typical Dragon. Barnhill, Kelly Regan. The Girl Who Drank the Moon. (audio book) Choi, Link and James Russell. The Dragon Hunters. There is no Dragon in this Story - Books Alive! Emily and the Dragon Lee, Lyne


Dragon Puppet

Fire Breathing Dragon

July 27-31 A Hero's Journey: Giants

Read Aloud Book Links: Fin M’Coul: The Giant of Knockmany Hill dePaola, Tomie. Donaldson, Julia and Axel Scheffler. The Spiffiest Giant in Town Leedy, Loreen : Jack and the Hungry Giant Jack and the Beanstalk (Traditional) Gaiman, Neil and Chris Riddell. Odd and the Frost Giants. Dahl, Roald. The BFG.


Big silly Feet

Jack’s Beanstalk

August 3-7 New Twist on an old Tale: Rapunzel

Read Aloud Story Links: Zelinsky, Paul O. Rapunzel. Perkins, Chloe and Archana Sreenivasan. Rapunzel (Once Upon a World). Isadora, Rachel. Rapunzel. Rapunzel needs a haircut Wilcox, Leah and Lydia Monks. Falling for Rapunzel. Woollvin, Bethan. Rapunzel.


Rapunzel Stick Puppets

Puppet stage Pizza box

August 10-14 New Twist on an old Tale: 3 Little Pigs

Read Aloud Story Links: Wiesner, David. The Three Pigs. Clarion Books, 2001. 978-0618007011. Lowell, Susan and Jim Harris. The Three Little Javelinas. Rueda, Claudia. Huff & Puff Schwartz, Corey Rosen. The Three Ninja Pigs. Scieszka, Jon and Lane Smith. The True Story of the Three Little Pigs. Trivizas, Eugene and Helen Oxenbury. The Three Little Wolves and the

Big Bad Pig.


Piggy Corner Bookmark

Build a home for the 3 little pigs

Made possible with funding from the Institute of Museum and Library Services
through the Washington State Library, Office of the Secretary of State.