Summer Newsletter 2024

# Summer Reading Kickoff Events MAY 30 | 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM Coshocton County Library – East Lawn MAY 31 | 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM West Lafayette Branch Library – Reading Shelter Register for Summer Reading and enjoy activities, games, and snacks as we kick off the 2024 Summer Reading Program, “Adventure Begins at Your Library.” Summer Reading Program MAY 30 – JULY 27 Sign up for the Summer Reading Program at the library or on the Beanstack app. For every 5 hours of reading, an entry is earned for a grand prize! The grand prizes for teens this year include:  $100 Amazon Gift Card  $100 Walmart Gift Card  4-pack of King’s Island 1-Day Passes + $50 Gas Gift Card  Painting Set + Painting Book Plugged & Unplugged EVERY WEDNESDAY | 2:30 PM – 5 PM Coshocton County Library – Large Meeting Room Teens are invited to the library every Wednesday* for great video games, laptops, snacks and pop. *There will be no Plugged & Unplugged on July 31 (Friends of the Library Book Sale). Summer Food Service Program JUNE 6 – AUGUST 15 EVERY THURSDAY | 6:15 PM – 7:15 PM Coshocton County District Library Kids eat free! The library is a food distribution site this summer for Children’s Hunger Alliance, an Ohio agency of the USDA. Children ages 0 to 18 (or their caregiver) may pick up five free non-perishable breakfast meals and five non-perishable lunch meals to take home with them. No registration or information is required. Craft Nights for Tweens & Teens Tweens & teens (grades 3-12): Join us each month for a special activity or craft! WEST LAFAYETTE BRANCH JUNE 20: Dreamcatchers | 5-6 PM JULY 18: Bubble Art | 5-6 PM AUG. 15: Decorate a Notebook | 5-6 PM COSHOCTON COUNTY DISTRICT LIBRARY JUNE 26: Dreamcatchers | 5:30-6:30 PM JULY 24: Bubble Art | 5:30-6:30 PM AUG. 28: Decorate a Notebook | 5:30-6:30 PM Monthly Activities Stop in the Main Library or Branch Library to complete each month’s activity for a chance to win. Congratulations to recent prize winners: Eliana, Xavier, and Tabby! TEEN PROGRAMS (Grades 7 to 12) Programs in blue require registration. Sign up at or by calling 740-622-0956.