Explore the Final Frontier - Your Library!
The Monticello-Union Township Public Library invites readers of all ages to come explore all things space at this year’s summer reading program
“A Universe of Stories.” Summer reading program runs from June 3 – July 12. Registration begins on Thursday, May 23 from 2—4 p.m. at the City Park. Join us for fun activities, games, registering and more! Explore the wonders of our universe and learn about the solar system. Patrons are invited to try something new: learn new facts about space, read a new book, try a new craft, meet new people, and much more!
Featuring special programming with Twin Lakes High School Science Teacher Jill Gilford on June 19 at 2 p.m. for a children’s program on rocket launching and at 6 p.m. for a presentation on space camp.The Library will also feature special space related programming for all ages with the following scheduled events:
Tragedy at Pad 34: Gus Grissom and the Apollo 1 Fire – June 6 at 6 p.m.
Library Concert: Featuring The Time Travelers – June 11 at 5:30 p.m. Downtown at PopClub
Toddler/Pre-School Time – Outer Space Theme - June 12 and 26 at 10 a.m.
StarLab Inflatable Dome – June 14- Open to all ages. Registration required for the session times
Skateboard Competition – June 15 at 12 p.m. Jordan Park
Purdue’s History in Flight and Space – June 17 at 6 p.m.
Roz Puppet Show – June 20 at 11 a.m.
Wabash Valley Astronomical Society Space Talk – June 25 at 2 p.m.
Summer Reading Finale Party – July 12 from 1 – 4 p.m.
Stranger Things Party – July 17 at 4 p.m. Stranger Things Trivia – July 17 at 6 p.m.
Space Fandom Day – July 19 All Day
Please visit each of the adult, children's and teen pages for summer reading, to view a full list of programming for the summer.