Kids Summer Reading Programs

Family Quest: Buehler Planetarium

Age Group: Families

Be whisked away into the depths of outer space and gain knowledge of our solar system and universe. Presented by Emil Buehler Perpetual Trust Planetarium from Seminole State College.

West Osceola Library
Tuesday, July 16th
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Kids Quest: Bits and Pieces Jigsaw Builders

Age Group: K-5, Preschoolers

Get Ready, get set, build! Stretch your imagination and problem-solving abilities by designing with LEGO® bricks. 

Poinciana Library
Tuesday, July 16th
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Kid Quest Storytime: A Hero for Kids

Age Group: K-5

Enjoy stories, dance to silly songs, and get creative at this summer storytime for school-age kids. Batman visits for a superhero themed storytime. A Hero For Kids is a Veteran founded ALL VOLUNTEER nonprofit organization. They are focused on helping to make the world around us a better, happier place for our children, our Veterans and our community.

Hart Memorial Library
Tuesday, July 16th
11:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Out of this World Entertainment: Magic and Mayhem

Age Group: Families, K-5, Tween

Journey with our friends from Magic and Mayhem as we discover the magic in the worlds of our favorite stories! Everyone gets to join in on this "Choose your own adventure" that combines storytelling, magic, and impromptu comedy PLUS a special appearance from ChaChing the Amazing Bunny!

Buenaventura Lakes Library
Tuesday, July 16th
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Family Quest: Benihana Kabuki Sushi

Age Group: K-5, Tween

Kabuki Sushi introduces the fun of sushi-making! Hands-on instruction provided by Benihana of Orlando. No raw items will be used during this event. Registered participants must be between ages 5-12 and can only register at one location. Due to limited supplies, each class will be limited to 25 spots

Poinciana Library
Tuesday, July 16th
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM

Out of this World Entertainment: Magic and Mayhem

Age Group: Families, K-5, Tween

Journey with our friends from Magic and Mayhem as we discover the magic in the worlds of our favorite stories! Everyone gets to join in on this "Choose your own adventure" that combines storytelling, magic, and impromptu comedy PLUS a special appearance from ChaChing the Amazing Bunny!

Hart Memorial Library
Wednesday, July 17th
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Out of this World Entertainment: Magic and Mayhem

Age Group: Families, K-5, Tween

Journey with our friends from Magic and Mayhem as we discover the magic in the worlds of our favorite stories! Everyone gets to join in on this "Choose your own adventure" that combines storytelling, magic, and impromptu comedy PLUS a special appearance from ChaChing the Amazing Bunny!

West Osceola Library
Wednesday, July 17th
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Silver Screen Odyssey: Monsters vs. Aliens

Age Group: Families, K-5, Tween

It's showtime! Relax as you watch out-of-this-world movie favorites on the big screen. Closed captioning available upon request. 

A woman, transformed into a giant after she is struck by a meteorite on her wedding day, becomes part of a team of monsters sent in by the U.S. government to defeat an alien mastermind trying to take over Earth. Rated PG.

Buenaventura Lakes Library
Wednesday, July 17th
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Family Quest: Florida Public Archaeology

Age Group: Families, K-5, Tween

Students systematically excavate a peanut butter and jelly sandwich to explore the concepts of stratigraphy and survey, emphasizing how archaeologists use the scientific method in the field. Brought to you by Florida Public Archaeology Network. FOOD ALLERGY WARNING: This program will use ingredients that contain peanuts. 

Buenaventura Lakes Library
Thursday, July 18th
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Family Quest: Benihana Kabuki Sushi

Age Group: K-5, Tween

Kabuki Sushi introduces the fun of sushi-making! Hands-on instruction provided by Benihana of Orlando. No raw items will be used during this event. Registered participants must be between ages 5-12 and can only register at one location. Due to limited supplies, each class will be limited to 25 spots. 

Hart Memorial Library
Thursday, July 18th
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM