Summer events at Watertown Library

The Watertown Public Library has more events scheduled for children and families throughout the months of July and August. Here is a look at what is coming up at the library. The Watertown Library is located at 309 Lewis Ave. SW. Call 952-955-2939 with questions.

Summer Reading

June 1 was the first day of summer reading. Stop in at the library and pick up review forms or reading records and start on your way to a great summer. The library has special reading programs for all ages.

July/August Events

Friday, July 13, 1 p.m.: Splatter Sisters – Music!

Friday, July 20, 1 p.m.: Brodini Family Comedy Magic

Friday, Aug. 3, 1 p.m.: Ten Penny Tunes


Family Storytime Thursdays are held at 11 a.m. from July 5 through Aug. 16. They are for all ages, with a focus on children age 2 and up. Children, parents and their caregivers are invited to come and share 30 minutes of stories, music and movement that encourages the development of early literacy skills.

Tails for reading

Aug. 4 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Elementary school age children are welcome to read books aloud to therapy dogs to encourage confidence in reading. Call to register for a 15-minute session.

Something’s Fishy Super Storytime

Thursday, July 26, 11 a.m. For ages 3 and up. Listen to a real fish story then swim with the fish and create an aquarium, do a fish print or cast off and play some games.

Tales, Tricks and Training

Friday, July 27, 1 p.m. For ages 9 and up. Join Zach Gustafson for a Yo- Yo demonstration. There will be stories, tricks and tips to inspire the Yo-Yo artist in you.

So You Want To Be A Super Hero?

Thursday, Aug. 9, 11 a,m, For ages 5 and up. Do you dream of being Spider Man or Wonder Woman? Design your ultimate Super Hero wardrobe then test your super skills!