Summer Reading is back at your favorite library!
It is easy to participate and so much fun! Come to the library starting May 28th to sign up and get your bingo card, but remember reading to reach your goals and programs begin June 4th. Keep track of your reading all June and July to earn awesome prizes, like t-shirts and book bucks! We also have great programs for all ages!
Kids ages 0-4
Play to Learn, Monday at 10:30 AM, ages 0-4
Baby and Me Storytime, Tuesday at 9:30 AM, ages 0-2
Kids ages 5-7
Master Builders, Tuesday at 10:30 AM
Kids Can, Wednesday at 3:00 PM
Tweens ages 8-12
Tween Summer Camp, Tuesdays at 10:30 AM and Wednesdays at 3:00 PM
A different activity each week with two chances to participate!
Teens ages 13-18
Thistlebryt School of Magic, Tuesdays at 3:00 PM
Super Hero Camp, Thursdays at 3:00 PM
Kids of all ages:
Special Guests Monday at 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM and 6:00 PM
June 4th – Fancyful Fairytales
June 11th – Nitro Joe Science Show
June 18th – One Man Circus
June 25th – Animals that Crow, Chirp, and Bray
July 2nd – Celia’s Sing-Along Dance Party
July 9th – Animal Echoes and Howls
July 16th – Magic Mr. Nick
July 23rd - Fancyful Fairytales
Out of the Box Storytime Friday at 10:30 AM, family storytime
Hampstead Stage will perform Treasure Island on Saturday, June 16th at 2:00 PM, all ages.
Hampstead Stage will perform American Folk Tales and Songs on Saturday, July 7th at 2:00 PM, all ages.
Reading Buddies Thursday from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Adults ages 18+
Humane Society Mobile Unit- Friday, June 1 at 10:00 AM
Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month Kick Off Party- Friday, June 1 at 10:00 AM
Sports Card Trading Show- Saturday, June 9 at 10:00 AM
Paula Prater, Strange Arkansas- Tuesday, June 12 at 6:00 PM
Songs and Stories of Civil War Arkansas- Tuesday, June 19 at 6:00 PM
Car Show- Saturday, June 23 at 10:00 AM
Basic Guitar Clinic- Saturday, June 30 at 1:00 PM
Salsa Dancing Class- Tuesday, July 10 at 6:00 PM
Arkansas Blood Institute Blood Drive- Saturday, July 14 at 10:00 AM
Benton Fun Rocks Painting Party- Saturday, July 21 at 10:00 AM
Please note the library will be closed on July 4th for Independence Day. The Tuesday programs on July 3rd for kids and tweens will be a field day outside from 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Come dressed to play and get wet!
Due to the upcoming remodel of Mabel Boswell Memorial Library in Bryant, all programs will be held at Bob Herzfeld Memorial Library in Benton. We appreciate your understanding.
Please follow us on Facebook and check out our events calendar as we update our programs with more details, including time and registration information.