Events

Summer Reading Program
Loading Map....

Date/Time
Monday, June 16th 2014 - All Day

Location
Yankton Community Library

Area preschool through high school children are invited to register and participate in the Summer Reading Program at the Yankton Community Library, 515 Walnut Street. This program runs from June 2-August 2, 2014 and is free to all participants. Children and teens can register and pick up their minute packets and calendar of events. This year’s theme is Fizz! Boom! Read! for the younger ones, and the teen theme is Spark A Reaction! Join us and spend the summer learning about and having fun with all things science!

Elementary and middle school children are invited to attend daily programs at the library. Monday, June 16, we will show the movie Animals United at 6 p.m. This G-rated family-friendly movie is 93 minutes long. Families are invited to bring snacks to enjoy during the show.

Tuesday, June 17, science teacher Steve Rokusek will make two appearances at the library sharing physical science experiments. Children in grades K-12 can attend either the 11a.m. or 2 p.m. presentation. Science and art will be the Wednesday, June 18, theme. Get creative with us from 1-2 p.m.

Thursday, June 19, is “Snow Day” at the library from 2:30-3:30 p.m.. You don’t want to miss this fun, summer snow day. Friday afternoon will be a “free play” day on the Wii from 2-4 p.m. Come play tennis, bowling, and other fun games!

Recent Headlines

in Local

Storm Spotting Class In Yankton

Todd Heitkamp

We all have to take responsibility for our own safety when it comes to severe weather.

in Local

Rounds Votes No On Lynch

Rounds and Rook

Lorretta Lynch was confirmed by a 56 to 43 vote in the US Senate as the next US Attorney General.

in Local

Executive Board To Meet

state capitol pierre

The Executive Board of the South Dakota Legislature holds its first post session meeting on Monday in Pierre.

in Local

Mental Institutes in Iowa Old, But Effective

hospital hall

Four employees at the state-run Mental Health Institutes in Clarinda and Mount Pleasant testified before the Iowa Senate Oversight Committee Wednesday.

in Local

New University of Nebraska President Tours State

University_of_Nebraska-Lincoln

University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds is new to the position of heading up the university system...and new to the state.