• Liberty and Books for All — now through July, adults. Be on the lookout for programs during July for the summer reading program. Visit the online calendar to see programs. The top 20 readers will earn Starbucks gift cards. At the end of July, one patron will win the second prize, a Colts barbecue set. One patron will win the grand prize, a Cuisinart ice cream maker.
• Let’s Bloom: Garden Project — 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, July 25, ages 7 through 12. The library will start gardens and maintain them throughout the growing season. Activities include gardening basics, composting, garden tools, ecology and more.
• Toddler Time Session 2 — 9:45 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Friday July 26, ages 1 and 2. Walkers and talkers are welcome to have fun with stories, songs, finger plays and more.
• A to Z Mysteries — 2:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. Monday, July 29, ages 7 through 10. Join other kid detectives to solve mysteries at the library to discuss several of the books in the A to Z Mysteries series.
• Model Building: F-18 “Blue Angels” Hornet — 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, July 30, ages 8 through 12. Build a replica of the F-18 Hornet, the fighter jet used by the Blue Angels, using a Revell Make N Take kit. All supplies are included.
• Parent/Child Chess Club — 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 30, families. Kids and parents can spend time together learning the game of chess with the Yearling family.
• Happy Birthday, Harry Potter — 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 31. The first session is for children ages 5 through 7, and the second session is for ages 8 through 12. Come celebrate Harry Potter’s special day with fun crafts, games, activities, books and cake. Participants are encouraged to dress up as a Harry Potter character.
• 51st Birthday Party Carnival — 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2, families. Join as we celebrate the end of summer reading with carnival games, refreshments and musical entertainment.