Scenic Regional Library’s Tails and Tales 2021 summer reading program starts on June 1st.  Click here to register and log reading on any device, or go to your local branch to register and get a paper reading log.

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Kids read 800 minutes by August 14th (that’s less than 20 minutes a day) and get a free book of your choice, a $5 Kokomo Joe’s game card, and be entered into the end-of-summer drawing for a jungle tent, kinetic sand play set, mermaid or shark tail blanket, lion costume, RC snake, sloth stuffed animal, paint-by-number, Tsuro game, and more!
Teens complete 3 challenges from a long list of fun reading and activity challenges.  After 3 challenges you’ll get a free book of your choice, a $5 Kokomo Joe’s game card, and be entered in the end-of-summer drawing for The Cat Game, dragon water bottle, journal set, paint-by-number, and Amazon gift card!  Keep completing challenges all summer for even more chances to win a drawing prize.  Click here for reading challenge suggestions.
Adults complete 3 challenges from a long list of fun reading and activity challenges.  Click here for book suggestions.  After 3 challenges you’ll receive a cloth book bag and a raffle entry for the prize of your choice.  Prize baskets include beach, camping, coffee and tech themes.  Keep completing challenges all summer for even more raffle entries.

Virtual Programming Schedule

Preschool Storytime on branch Facebook pages:

Hermann – Tuesdays at 10am and Sleepy storytime last Thursdays at 5pm
New Haven – Tuesdays and 3rd Saturdays at 10am
Owensville – Wednesdays at 10am
Pacific – Thursdays at 10am and Bedtime storytime Mondays at 7:30pm
St. Clair – Thursdays at 11am
Sullivan – Tuesdays at 10am
Union – Wednesdays at 10am and Pajama storytime Tuesdays at 7pm
Warrenton – Tuesdays and 1st Saturdays at 10am
Wright City – Wednesdays at 10am and Pajama storytime Thursdays at 6pm

Kid’s Club – every Monday at 4pm on branch Facebook pages and our YouTube channel

Teen programs – 1st and 3rd Wednesdays at 4pm on branch Facebook pages and our YouTube channel

Adult programs – every Thursday at 5pm on branch Facebook pages and our YouTube channel

Page Turner Animal Adventures

To access these programs use:
USER: ScenicRegionalLibrary | PASSWORD: summer2021

Farmyard Friends Fish Tails
Farmyard Friends Fish Tails
Episode 1 – Myrtle Over the Moon Show Episode 1 – The Ocean’s Got Talent Show
Episode 2 – Cow Over the Moon Paper Plate Spinner Craft Episode 2 – Ocean Scene Styrofoam Printing Craft
Episode 3 – Author Visit with Tammi Sauer Episode 3 – Author Visit with Kate Messner
Episode 4 – Clucking Chicken Cups Craft Episode 4 – Coffee Filter Fish Craft
Episode 5 – Guest Kamal Bell from Sankofa Farms Episode 5 – Guest Performer Yasu Ishida
Pet Pals Celebrity Critters
Pet Pals Celebrity Critters — Available starting June 21
Episode 1 – Such a Library! Show Episode 1 – The PAW-cademy Awards Show
Episode 2 – Pet Pop-Up Books Episode 2 – Celebrity Paw Prints Craft
Episode 3 – Visit with Author Donna Gephart and Illustrator Francesca Chessa Episode 3 – Author Visit with Pat Cummings
Episode 4 – Cooking Pet Pal Open Face Sandwiches Episode 4 – Pat Cummings read her book Harvey Moon, Museum Boy!
Episode 5 – Guest Jamie Katz, Pet Detective Episode 5 – Guest Performer Wesley Williams’ Puppy Pals Comedy Dog Show
Safari Stories Creepy Crawlies
Safari Stories — Available starting June 28 Creepy Crawlies — Available starting July 5
Episode 1 – The Sofa Safari Game Show Episode 1 – Creature Feature Circus Show
Episode 2 – Jungle Safari Flashlight Craft Episode 2 – Climbing Spider Craft
Episode 3 – Visit with Illustrator David DePasquale Episode 3 – Author Visit with Candace Fleming
Episode 4 – A Virtual Visit with Jim Hammond, Puppet Master from The Lion King Episode 4 – Bug Bites Recipe
Episode 5 – Teachers of Nature, Real Live Animal “Superheroes” Episode 5 – Guest Bobby Norfolk, storyteller
Fantastic Beasts Swamp Stories
Fantastic Beasts — Available starting July 12 Swamp Stories — Available starting July 19
Episode 1 – The Book from Outer Space Show Episode 1 – Everglades Adventure Show
Episode 2 – Paper Plate Dinosaur Craft Episode 2 – Tube Snakes Craft
Episode 3 – Visit with Illustrator Raissa Figeruoa Episode 3 – Author Visit with Christina Soontornvat
Episode 4 – Frozen Unicorn Horns Recipe Episode 4 – Big Mouth Frog Story and Origami Jumping Frog
Episode 5 – Guest Dustin Growick, the Dinosaur Whisperer Episode 5 – Guest Performer Roger Day in the Marsh Mud Madness Musical Journey