Summer Reading Wrap-up Party with Greg the Great

It’s time to wrap-up our Build a Better World Summer Reading Program this Thurs., July 13th, at 2 pm. We’ll be entertained by Greg the Great and his mystifying magic. We’ll be announcing the winners of the Cardboard Challenge and Coloring Contests too. Join us for an afternoon of magic and fun.

Completed reading records should be turned in by Saturday, July 15th.

Live Reptile Friends Program

Snakes, Lizards, and Alligators, Oh My!!!. Join us for a live reptile show with Jan Larson  this Thurs., June 29th, at 2 pm. Learn all about our reptile friends. All ages welcome.

MNDOT Big Trucks Program

Join us for a program with MNDOT, on their big trucks and machines, this Thurs., June 22nd, at 2 pm. See what these machines are used for and even sit in one.

All ages are welcome.


National Eagle Center Program

We have a great program with the National Eagle Center coming up this Thurs., June 15th, at 2 pm. Learn all about eagle biology, ecology, natural history, and cultural connections. Presented by a naturalist interpreter and features a live eagle. Please join us.

Summer Reading Program Early Bird Perks

Psst! Guess what? This year, we’re trying something a little new with our Summer Reading Program. We’re offering online registration for early birds! If you want to beat the lines on Monday, June 5th, you can go ahead and register online. Buuuut, you still have to visit the library to get your reading logs and all of the other fun stuff (including books). So if you aren’t looking forward to the lines, but you are looking forward to participating in Summer Reading and earning cool prizes, go ahead and register here or here:

Go ahead and sign up!

Summer Reading Program

The start of the kids Summer Reading Program, Build a Better World, is less than a week away (starts June 5th). Ms. Cyndi has been hard at work getting everything ready for a great summer reading program. See the attached flyer for information and some of the fun activities planned.



Thank You!

We’ve wrapped up another Summer Reading Program here at the library. We had approx. 395 children participate this year. We’re happy to see so many kids reading this summer.
We’d like to say a big Thank You to these participating sponsors, we couldn’t do it without your help and support of this program.
Althoff’s Hardware
Cannon Falls Library Foundation
Keith Meyers Investments
Cannon Valley Specialties
Chicago Ed’s
The City of Cannon Falls
Dairy Inn
Subway – Cannon Falls
Cannon Falls Beacon
Casey’s General Store
Dudley’s Pizza
Family Salon
What in Yarnation
Econo Foods
We’d also like to say Thanks to our Ms. Cyndi for organizing, and working so hard to put on a great Summer Reading Program.
Keep on reading this summer, and we’ll see you at the library.

Summer Reading Program Wrap-Up Party

Our Summer Reading Program is coming to an end. We’re celebrating with a Wrap-up Party w/Jason Huneke this Thursday, July 14th, at 2:00 p.m. Comedy, Juggling, Dance – Jason does it all. There will be prizes, contest winner for the short story writing contest and coloring contest will be announced. It’s going to be an afternoon filled with fun, please join us.


Movie !

Join us this Monday, July 11th, at 10:15 a.m. for our Summer Reading Program movies. We’ll be showing Open Season Scared Silly  rated G.


Coloring Contest Entries

The entries for the Summer Reading Program Coloring Contest are due back this Friday, July 8th, by 5:00 p.m. (Library closing time).

Winners will be announced at the Summer Reading Program Wrap-Up party on Thurs., July 14th, at 2:00 p.m.