Libraries throughout Cache Valley are rolling out summer reading programs for everyone from infants to adults. Here is a list of where to find more information about what is offered at each of the valley’s libraries.
Larsen-Sant Public Library, 109 S. 100 East, Preston — Activities for families and children will be hosted by the library each weekday this summer.
Information about these activities, including movie Mondays and LEGO club, can be found on the library’s website, larsen-sant.lili.org/calendar. A bookmark with all the events listed can be picked up at the library.
Reading logs for preschoolers, elementary-schoolers, teenagers and adults can also be picked up at the library and turned in for prizes.
Library Hours: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
Lewiston City Library, 29 S. Main St., Lewiston — Beginning on June 5, the Lewiston Library will offer summer activities at the library on Wednesdays at 10 a.m. for children of all ages.
There will be weekly activities until July 10, with the exception of July 3. Bingo cards will be available each week for older children to track reading activities. Younger children will be encouraged to read 70 minutes a week.
Library hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday and Thursday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 6-9 p.m. Wednesday, and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday-Saturday.
Richmond City Library, 38 W. Main St., Richmond — Each Thursday at 10:30 there will be activities at the library for preschool and elementary aged children and for teenagers from July 6 to Aug. 1, with the exception of July 4. Storytimes for infants and toddlers will be on the second and fourth Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m.
Reading logs with prizes for completion will be available for all age groups from birth to adult. Register at the library or online, richmondlibrary.us.
Library Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 2 to 6 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday 10 a.m. to noon and 2 p.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Newton Library, 51 S. Center St., Newton — Kickoff for the Newton reading program will be at 10:30 on June 11 at the park by the library. The program will run until July 30 with reading logs and prizes for children, teenagers and adults. Logs can be turned in once a week for prizes.
The closing summer activity will be at 10:30 a.m. at the library on July 30.
Library Hours: Monday 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 3 to 6 p.m., Wednesday 3 to 6 p.m., Saturday noon to 4 p.m.
Smithfield Public Library, 25 Main St., Smithfield — Signups began on June 3 for summer reading clubs. Age categories include babies, kids, teens and adults. More information about activities like author’s visits, movies and book clubs can be found at smithfieldcity.org.
Library hours: Monday-Thursday 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Friday 2:30-5 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
North Logan Library, 475 E. 2500 North, North Logan — Reading programs are available for every age group from children to adult and can be registered for online. Summer events and activities, from movies to Lego club and storytime, can be found on the website, northloganlibrary.org.
Library hours: Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Logan Library, 255 Main St., Logan — The Logan Library reading program began on Monday. Children can sign up at the library to read books and earn prizes. Book bags are available for the first 1,000 kids who sign up.
Reading programs for teenagers and adults are also available. More information can be found at the library or online, library.loganutah.org.
In addition to the reading program, weekly activities for families and children will be held at the library throughout the summer. These include:
Tuesdays, 11 a.m.: Family storytime.
Wednesdays, 10:15 a.m.: Spanish storytime.
Wednesdays, 11 a.m.: Family storytime.
Thursdays, 10:30 a.m.: Portuguese storytime.
Thursdays, 11:30 a.m.: Yoga storytime.
Thursdays, 2 p.m.: STEAM activity.
Library Hours: Monday-Thursday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Friday-Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Cache County Library, 15 N. Main St., Providence — The Cache County Library summer program encourages children to read 20 minutes five times a week. Each time participants turn in their reading minutes to the library, they will receive a small treat.
Treats will become progressively larger each time children turn in their reading, ending with a coupon for a free ice cream cone at Macey’s. Charts to track reading will be provided at the library. Notes from parents or guardians verifying the reading time will also be accepted.
Library hours: Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-6:45 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Hyrum Library, 50 W. Main St., Hyrum — Throughout June and July, the Hyrum Library will offer a variety of summer activities at the library. These activities will include coloring and writing contests, a photo scavenger hunt and movie nights. A complete calendar with event details can be found at hyrumlibrary.com.
Children can also pick a form at the library to track their reading which can be turned in for prizes.
Library hours: Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-3 p.m.