Children's Summer Reading Events

2015 Summer of Wonder - Every Hero Has a Story - Childrens Events

Upcoming Summer Reading Events

Urbana’s Second Annual Eggcellent Egg Drop Contest

Date: 
Friday, June 19, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
The Urbana Library invites you to join us for the Second Annual Eggcellent Egg Drop Contest. Submit your design and have it tested to see if you egg can ultimately survive a drop from the library rooftop! Stick around after the Drop to check out Urbana Library's brand new STEM Lab! Contest Guidelines and Entry Forms are available for pick up at the Urbana Library!

Snapology: Superhero Shield

Date: 
Saturday, June 20, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:15am
Age Group: 
We recognize the Flash by the lightning bolt on his chest and Superman by his "S" superhero symbol. What symbol will identify your superhero? Design your own superhero symbol and then use LEGO® mosaic bricks to transfer your design into a masterpiece! Ages 7-12. Registration required.

Snapology: Superhero Build Challenge

Date: 
Saturday, June 20, 2015 - 11:30am to 12:15pm
Age Group: 
Calling all LEGO® fans! Batman needs your help to build a model of Gotham City and he has one special request: we need to engineer and build a new Superhero Watch Tower to put in the center of the city. Take the Superhero Tower Challenge and see if your skyscraper measures up! Ages 5-8. Registration required.

Snapology: Superhero Shield

Date: 
Saturday, June 20, 2015 - 1:00pm to 1:45pm
Age Group: 
We recognize the Flash by the lightning bolt on his chest and Superman by his "S" superhero symbol. What symbol will identify your superhero? Design your own superhero symbol and then use LEGO® mosaic bricks to transfer your design into a masterpiece! Ages 7-12. Registration required.

Snapology: Superhero Build Challenge

Date: 
Saturday, June 20, 2015 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Age Group: 
Calling all LEGO® fans! Batman needs your help to build a model of Gotham City and he has one special request: we need to engineer and build a new Superhero Watch Tower to put in the center of the city. Take the Superhero Tower Challenge and see if your skyscraper measures up! Ages 5-8. Registration required.

Once Upon a Thyme Storytime at the Urbana Library Farmer’s Market

Date: 
Sunday, June 21, 2015 - 12:30pm to 1:00pm
Fresh, handpicked stories and songs will be shared under the open sky in our beautiful rose garden adjacent to the Urbana Library Farmer’s Market. Grab a bite at the market and then settle in for some wholesome storytime fun for the entire family!

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