Every Hero Has A Story This Summer At The Library!

Summer 2015 Program Schedule

For information call 701-852-5388 (Minot) or 701-385-4090 Kenmare

Minot Program Schedule

Kenmare Program Schedule

June 8
Kickoff Party
at the Minot Auditorium from 2:00 - 4:00 pm
June 2

Kick Off Party

 June 10th
Story Time - 11:00 am
  June 4th
Story Time 10:30 am
June 17th
Story Time - 11:00 am
  June 11th
 Story Time 10:30 am

 June 24th
Story Time - 11:00 am
  June 18th
BEE Heroes 10:30 am
at the Memorial
Hall Gym

 July 1st
Story Time - 11:00 am    June 24th
Toy Sleepover - 6:00 pm for ages 3-5

July 8th

Story Time - 11:00 am   
July 2nd

Story Time
10:30 am

 July 10th
Magic City Heroes Event - Downtown Minot
  July 9th
Story Time 10:30 am
 July 11th
Magic City Heroes Event - Downtown Minot  all day
  July 16th

Story Time 10:30 am
 July 15th
Story Time - 11:00 am
  July 21st
Refuge Day
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
*Please Sign-up Prior to Event


July 18th
North Dakota State Fair Parade - 10:30 am   
July 23rd

Story Time 10:30 am
 July 21st
Family Fun Day at the North Dakota State Fair from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

 July 22nd
Story Time - 11:00 am   

July 29th
 Story Time - 11:00 am  
 Aug. 5th
Story Time - 11:00 am     

 Aug 12th
Story Time - 11:00 am   

Aug. 13th
Final Party
South Hill Complex
Minot, ND

  July 30th
Story Time/Final Party
*Bike Drawing
*Please Sign-up Prior to Event


The Ward County Public Library would like to thank our sponsors, who helped make these programs possible. -  Hay Coulee Trucking, Taco Johns, .

Summer Reading Program Rules - Minot
Age Limit: 

This program is for children. 

To Sign Up: Sign up on the bookmobile, at the library in Minot, or at the kickoff on June 9th at the Minot Auditorium.  A reading log, pencil, bookmark, and summer reading tattoo will be received when you sign-up.
Rules: 1. After you have read a book, write the title and the number of pages on the reading log.  Books must be reading level appropriate.  Books that are over 300 pages in length will count as two books.
2.  There are four levels to earn prizes. At each level, you will get a prize for that level and an entry towards the grand prizes at the end of the summer.  Once the fourth level is reached, no more prizes can be earned until the final party.
3. Unless we are out of the level prize that you have earned, all prize choices are final.
4.  Grand Prizes will be chosen on Aug. 13th.  All reading logs must be turned in that day or by the last bookmobile stop in your area.
Rules:  For up to Age 7: 
 - Level One: 5 books
- Level Two: 10 books
- Level Three: 15 books
- Level Four: 20 books

Ages 8 and Up:
 - Level One: 8 books
 - Level Two: 16 books
 - Level Three: 24 books
 - Level Four: 32 books

Stopping into the Library or Bookmobile - small prize

Level One - Prize from our top drawer prizes
Level Two - Book from our second drawer prizes
Level Three - Prize from our bottom drawer prizes
Level Four - 1 prize from the bottom drawer and 1 book from the second drawer.


Summer Reading Program Rules - Kenmare
Age Limit: 

This program is for children. 

To Sign Up: Sign up in Kenmare at the library or at the kickoff event on June 2nd.

At the end of July, we will be drawing winners for two bikes

For every week that you come in to record minutes with Bree, you receive one entry for the bike drawing.  This must be done weekly and cannot be done multiple weeks at a time.

2 extra entries for the bike drawing can be earned for reading 15 minutes with a resident at the Kenmare Hospital.

Prizes and, two bikes at the end of the summer
Share minutes with Bree weekly and pick a prize from the goodie box.

500 min = 1 Small Prize

2000 min = 1 Book

3000 min = 1 Large Prize