Elmo Willard Library's summer reading program activities

Elmo Willard Library's summer reading program activities

As part of the Beaumont Library system's summer reading program this year, the Elmo Willard Library announced their activity schedule in a release. All activities are free and open to the public.

• June 8 at 10:30 a.m. – Art-to-Go: Andy Gardner with the Art Museum of Southeast Texas will work with the children on an art project.

• June 15 at 10:30 a.m. – The Science of Bubbles: Hands on bubble experiments presented by Texas Energy Museum held at the John Davis Community Center located next to the Elmo Willard Library.

• June 22 at 10:30 a.m. – Geebo: Magic show

• June 29 at 10:30 a.m. – Big Thicket park ranger: Big Thicket will present a hands on learning experience with a park ranger.

• July 6 at 10:30 a.m. – Snakes: “The Snake Man”, Clint Pustejovsky will educate and entertain

• July 13 at 10:30 a.m. – Sand Sculpture: Be prepared to get dirty! Bring your tools and the sand will be provided. Popsicles will be provided.

• July 20 – Blast-Off: Rockets made with Alka-Seltzer – they really fly!

• July 27 – Smart Brain: Team up so some brain challenging activities and a short safety presentation.

For additional information, please contact the Elmo Willard Library, located at 3590 East Lucas Drive by calling (409) 892-4988 or visit www.beaumontlibrary.org. Library hours are Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

- Beaumont Libraries