Water Play - in the pool, at the beach, running through the sprinkler, shooting water guns, water balloons
Backyard Fun - lawn games, obstacle courses, pitch a tent, build a treehouse, put up a tire swing
Food Treats - popsicles, watermelon, s’mores, ice cream. root beer floats
Play Dates - time with friends is fun
Craft Projects - check out some craft books from the Library for ideas
Library Visits - join the Summer Reading Club, attend a program, play games
Day Trips - we have books on local day trips
Bike Riding - good exercise and a fun time
Park Visits - playgrounds, picnics, tennis, pickleball, hiking
Camp - day camp or sleep-away camp
The Golden Book of Family Fun
A go-to book for families looking for fun, creative games, activities and crafts!
Woodland Adventure Handbook
Step-by-step instructions for fun adventures in the woods which is great for introducing children to the magic of playing among the trees.
The Jumbo Book of Drama
Two-hundred pages of theater games, activities, plays and more.
The Treasury of Family Games
Jim Glenn and Carey Denton
Hundreds of fun games for all ages complete with rules and strategies.
101 Ways to Amaze & Entertain
Full of amazing magic and hilarious jokes to try on friends and family.
The Big Book of Dressing Up
Laura Minter and Tia Williams
Forty fun projects to help kids create their own dressing-up creations.
The Everything Kids’ Magical Science Experiments Book
Filled with more than 50 science experiments that bend the rules of time, space, and logic.
The Jumbo Book of Easy Crafts
Judy Ann Sadler
Over 150 craft ideas!
The Cardboard Box Book
Twenty-five things to make and do with empty boxes. The Library often has empty boxes. Ask when you stop by!
Usborne Start to Cook
Hints and tips for beginners. Learn how to make your own ice cream!
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (G)
Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (G)
Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (G)
Back to the Future (PG)
Finding Nemo (G)
Inside Out (PG)
Despicable Me (PG)
How to Train Your Dragon (PG)
The Princess and the Frog (G)
The Parent Trap (1961) (G)
The Lego Movie (PG)
Mary Poppins (G)
Toy Story (G)
Cool Runnings (PG)
For movie details visit: IMBd
All these movies are available FREE at the Library!
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