TD Summer Reading Club

Where can books take you this summer?  JMCPL participates every year in the TD Summer Reading Club


TD Summer Reading Club Launch Party with guest Balloon Twister Macayle!
Monday, June 24, 4:00

Come down to the library and be entertained with a special puppet show!  Then enjoy the very talented Macayle, who will make unique balloon creations for all as we launch the TD Summer Reading Club!

Kids, it’s your chance to register and get your reading log, activity booklet, TD Summer Reading Club web access code and stickers.  Find out about all the fun activities and prizes we’ve got planned for July and August!  Enjoy a snack, too.  See you there!  If you can’t join us for the Launch Party, plan to register at the library’s Circulation Desk any time after June 24.

Complete information about the TD Summer Reading Club, including weekly story times and exciting grand prizes will be in the July/August newsletterPlan now to make the TD Summer Reading Club part of your holiday activities!  The goals of the TD Summer Reading Club are to encourage and strengthen the habit of reading for pleasure, to create life-long learners, to increase children’s reading skills, and to reduce summer learning loss.


TD Summer Reading Club Matinee
Thursday, July 4, 2:00
The Kid Who Would Be King (120 min., PG)

When it came to bullies and adolescence’s other perils, misfit Brit schoolboy Alex Elliot knew he couldn’t count on the adults around him for much. So when revived Arthurian sorceress Morgan Le Fay and her minions threaten the world, it falls to him to wield Excalibur and rally his disbelieving classmates to his cause.


TD Summer Reading Club Drop-In Story Time
Monday, July 8, 2:00
Creepy Crawlies

This story time is bound to give you the heebie jeebies!  Please join us!


TD Summer Reading Club Matinee
Thursday, July 11, 2:00
The Lego Movie:  The Second Part (107 min., G)

It’s been five years since everything was awesome and the town of Bricksburg has turned into Apocalypseburg thanks to the invading Duplo aliens. Can the ordinary Emmet, his love, Lucy, and the adventurous Rex Dangervest stop the seemingly sinister Queen Watevra Wa’Nabi from carrying out a plan that somehow involves marrying Batman?


TD Summer Reading Club Drop-In Story Time
Monday, July 15, 2:00
Leaf and Tree Bark Rubbings

Be creative with nature as you rub along natural, textured surfaces to create art!  Don’t miss it!


TD Summer Reading Club Matinee
Thursday, July 18, 2:00
Wonder Park (85 min., PG)

Buckle up for a fun-tastic family adventure where anything is possible! Future inventor June discovers her dream amusement park is real. But when trouble hits, she takes her misfit team of animal friends on an unforgettable journey to save the park.


TD Summer Reading Club Drop-In Story Time
Monday, July 22, 2:00
Hop, Hop, Hop on the Mountain Top!

Whom might you spy so high up in the sky? Join us for some fun stories, rhymes and a craft as we find out!


TD Summer Reading Club Matinee
Thursday, July 25, 2:00
Dumbo (112 min., PG)

A live-action remake of the classic Disney cartoon about the little circus elephant who learns that nothing is impossible if you believe in yourself. It’s even possible for an elephant to fly! But when Dumbo displays his abilities, an evil businessman buys his circus with plans to exploit him. It’s up to Dumbo’s human friends to figure out a way to save both the little flying elephant and the circus.


TD Summer Reading Club Drop-In Story Time
Monday, July 29, 2:00
Nocturnal Animals

Which animals are out and about at night, while we sleep?  Come and find out!


TD Summer Reading Club Matinee
Thursday, August 1, 2:00
Teen Titans Go! to the Movies (84 min., PG)

A villain’s maniacal plan for world domination sidetracks the Teen Titans who dream of Hollywood superhero stardom!


TD Summer Reading Club Drop-In Story Time
Tuesday, August 6, 2:00
Playdough Animals

In this story time enjoy creating animal replicas using playdough!  Fun for all!


TD Summer Reading Club Matinee
Thursday, August 8, 2:00
How to Train Your Dragon:  The Hidden World (104 min., PG)

When the appearance of a Light Fury dragon coincides with the darkest threat they have faced, Hiccup and Toothless must journey to a hidden world and discover their destinies.


TD Summer Reading Club Drop-In Story Time
Monday, August 12, 2:00

Whom might you see up, up in a tree?  Join us for fun stories, rhymes, and craft featuring our feathered friends!


TD Summer Reading Club Wind-Up Party
Wednesday, August 14, 2:00

We’ll start this party with a story!  And…we’ll make our last three draws for gift cards from Summer Delight and Kinsmen Water Park, and TD Summer Reading Club Merchandise, as well as drawing for our grand prizes — 2 Outdoor Fun Packages which includes a basketball, soccer ball, Frisbee, sidewalk chalk, kite, Wigglin’ Water Sprinkler, toy bubbles, and a Mini Trampoline!

Finally, don’t miss some magical fun with Guest Magician Danny Kazam and his adorable mind reading monkey, Chico, awarded as Top Children Entertainment in Saskatchewan for 2018!

There will be treats and all kinds of fun for everyone so make sure to join us as we celebrate the wind-up of the TD Summer Reading Club!