Adult Summer Reading Program

Adult Summer Library Program

This program is open to readers ages 18 and up living in or visiting the Oregon area.  Register at the Library.

There are three ways to participate

  1. Read or listen to a book.
  2. Complete 30 minutes of reading and 2 of the activities listed in the brochure (or see below).
  3. Be a reading partner:
    Read to family or friends for three hours. (One Child's level completed = 3 hours)

Each time you complete 1, 2, 3 above, fill out an entry form.  
Entry forms may be turned in between June 12 and August 12, 2017.

Printable Brochure of Adult Library Program

Activities

Complete 30 minutes of reading and 2 of activities listed below, then fill out an Adult entry slip.   

Grand Prizes

  • Relaxation Prize Basket
  • $50.00 gift card (iTunes, Amazon, or gift card of your choice, depending on availability in Oregon).

Programs

All programs are FREE and in the Sue Ames Room.

Perennial Gardening

Monday, June 19, 6:30 pm
Do you want to select plants that will bloom and grow in your flower beds for many years?  How do you start?  Find out here, with Master Gardeners from UW-Extension. 
Please Register online at: www.oregonpubliclibrary.org or call 835-3656. 

Nail Polish Crafts

Tuesday, July 11, 2 pm
Use nail polish to liven up and decorate notebooks, keys, rocks, and more! The Library provides the supplies. Projects are for ages 9 - adult.

Bird Friendly Yards

Thursday, July 13, 6:30 pm

Attention all birders!   Attract more migratory and nesting birds to your backyard, with expert Diane Packett from the Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin.

Adventures in Travel

Monday, July 31, 6:00 pm

Planning that next vacation?  Where should you go next?  Experiencing new places is exciting, but a pain to plan!  Discover the top travel destinations and travel planning tips.

LEGO Creations Expo

August 11-12
LEGO fanatics bring their creations to the Library and have a chance to win prizes.
Registration required to compete, but everyone is welcome to view the creations.
Judging categories are:  Grades K-1, Grades 2-3, Grades 4-6, Teen/Adult, and Team/Family.

Free reccomendation resources 

Dear Reader Online Book Club. Monday - Friday, receive a five-minute selection of a book in your email for a 2-3 chapter sample each week. Click to sign up.

Novelist Plus.  Find descriptive author, title and series information about your favorite books. 

OREReads.  What are book clubs reading? What is next in your favorite series? Want to put your book collection or reading list online? You can find all these and more in our OREReads page of our website.

Thank you for sponsoring the Summer Reading Program

Friends of the Oregon Public Library