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Summer Reading

“Oceans of Possibilities”

June 4 – August 13, 2022

Summer Reading Program


Paper Summer Reading Logs

We encourage the use of Beanstack, but we do have paper logs available.

Summer Reading Kick-Off Event

Saturday, June 4
2:00–4:00 p.m.

Join us to register for summer reading! Activities will include the registration, registration prizes (while supplies last), bounce house, treats, door prizes, and more.

Story Times

Tales with Tots (all ages)
Mondays and Thursdays
10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Infant Lap-Sit (suggested ages 0 – 15 months)
11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

STEM Activities with ISU Physics

June 72:30 p.m.Magnets, and Motors, and Speakers, Oh My!
July 192:30 p.m.Good Vibrations and the Science of Sound
August 192:30 p.m.Phrigid Physics and Instant Ice Cream

Ocean Animals Trading Card Scavenger Hunt

Look for weekly clues in the Library.

Teen After Hours Party

Survival Island Breakout Party
Friday, July 22
6:30-8:00 p.m.

Summer Reading Crafts

Children’s Take & Make Kits

June 6Swimming Jellyfish
June 13Build an Ocean Collage
June 20Decorate a Pirate Hat
June 27Paper Fish with Edible Scales
July 5Tube Narwhals
July 11Sea Bracelets
July 18Mermaid Puppets
July 25Shark Masks
August 1Paper Puffer Fish
August 8Sea Slime

Teens’ Take & Make Kits

June 7Message in a Bottle
June 21Jellyfish Lanterns
June 28Nautical Knots
July 5Mini Treasure Chests
July 26 Light-Up Origami Shark
August 2Seashell Bracelets

Teens’ In-House Crafts
Tuesdays at 1:00 p.m.

June 7Message in a Bottle
June 14Marbled Mugs (In-Person Activity Only)
June 21Jellyfish Lanterns
June 28Nautical Knots
July 5Mini Treasure Chests
July 12Reverse Tie Dye (In-Person Activity Only)
July 26Light-Up Origami Shark
August 2Seashell Bracelets
August 9Nailed It! Sea Creatures (In-Person Activity Only)

Book Wagon Park Visits

The Marshall Public Library Book Wagon will be joining up with School District #25 to visit area parks twice weekly to give away books. View the list of parks to be visited.

Marshall Public Library

113 South Garfield Avenue
Pocatello, Idaho  83204
Phone:  208-232-1263

Did You Know?

The library is open 66 hours every week for your convenience.