Summer Programs

Tails and Tales

Children and Teen Summer Learning Program

Get rewarded for reading and other fun learning activities!

  • Registration and Sign-Up Perks: Register starting June 7.
  • Fun AND Flexible: Our program is flexible!  Participate during the weeks that fit your summer schedule!
  • Mission Completion and Weekly Prizes: Complete one or two Missions each week that you participate.  Visit the library to show a librarian your Missions Log and receive a PRIZE for each Mission completed!  Complete more Missions for enhanced prizes!
  • End-of-Summer Raffle: The more Missions you complete, the more raffle tickets you’ll earn!

We’ve got our community covered when it comes to FUN and FREE grab-and-go kits and activities!

  • Weekly Grab-and-Go Kits: Kits will be available to all youth in our community!  (One Kit of each type per youth, please.)
    • One or two new Kits will be released each week during our 9-week program.
    • Visit the Hamburg Public Library during regular business hours to pick up your Kit. 
  • Weekly Activities at Our Self-Service Displays: A second set of completely different Activities will be offered each week at our two identical self-service locations—in the glass porch of the Hamburg Public Library or on the front wall near the cash registers inside Redner’s Market in Hamburg.  (One Activity each week per youth, please.)
    • Activities will be available for preschool/early elementary, middle grades, and teens.
  • Teen Book Drop: Kits including a brand-new young adult book and themed activities will be available for pick-up at our Library.  Dates will be announced on our Facebook page.  (One Kit per teen.)

You'll love our virtual programs!

  • Fun and Interactive: Several virtual programs are planned, many of which are interactive!  Just pick up your Kit ahead of time at the Library!  Be on the lookout for these fun virtual programs!
    • “Furry Tails and Tales” Performance
    • Storytimes
    • Art-Ventions Workshop

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Adult Tails and Tales

Adult Summer Quest

  • Registration: Pick up a bingo card starting June 7.
  • Fun AND Flexible: Our program is flexible!  Participate during the weeks that fit your summer schedule!
  • Here’s how it works

    • Pick up a bingo card between June 7th and August 9th.

    • Take a card home and read books. Mark off spaces when you read books that match each square's challenge.
    • When you have a Bingo (either a straight line or diagonal) bring your card back. Make sure to include your name and library card number on the bingo card.

    • Take another card! Each finished and returned card is a chance to win one of our great prizes!

    • All completed bingo cards must be returned by August 7th to be included in prize drawing. 

    • Winners will be notified the third week of August.