The Frankenmuth Wickson District Library has reading challenges, activities and inspiration that will get you out and moving this summer.
Check out our calendar for more details.
These weekly events run from June 14th-July 31st:
Story Time @ the Farmer's Market: 10:00 am
Join us for a fun, interactive Story Time session every Tuesday at the Framer's Market. Bring a blanket or folding chairs and participate in our weekly outdoor Story Time for all ages. Story Time fun packets will be distributed to every participant to continue the fun and learning at home. "Funding is provided in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library of Michigan."
Take and Make Kits for Tweens and Teens
Ages 8 to 18 can pick up a new Take and Make kit every week starting Tuesdays. instructions with all supplies are provided to encourage you to make something this summer. Packets are available until supplies last, so stop in early to pick your up.
Paws for Reading 10:00-2:00
Make an appointment to read to Frank, our reading dog or Midnight our reading rabbit. Every Wednesday our furry friends are available for private reading sessions. You must call the library to reserve your spot. Each sessions lasts 15 minutes and multiple family members can sign up together.
Goose Chase Scavenger Hunts
Get out and get active with our weekly scavenger hunts for all ages. A new Goosechase Family Scavenger hunt will be launched every Wednesday morning at 10 am . Download the Goosechase app and follow the link we post on Instagram, Facebook or our website calendar. Scavenger hunts expire on Sundays @ 8:00 pm with one randomly drawn winner earning a local gift card!
Summer Surprise 10:00-12:00
Stop by the library starting at 10 to participate in our Summer Surprise Day. Families of all ages will find outdoor (indoor if weather is bad) activities to celebrate creativity, making and fun. We will announce the activity the day before on our Summer Reading page and social media. See you Thursdays!
2021 summer reading program
summer reading challenges run from
June 14th - August 14th
Join our 1000 Books Before Kindergarten
ages 3 yrs-
Keep track of how many days you read with this chart
Bingo Card activities that will get you reading and movings
Download, copy or pick up a Summer Reading Card for everyone in your family. Keep it with you all summer and take on our reading challenges. Turn in your completed card to the library by August 14th. We will call you when your prizes are ready.
ages 18 +
Reading challenges that will expand you mind
As social safety restrictions evolve, be assured that all programming and material from the library will be handled using protocol from the CDC and Saginaw Health Department.