Anna Porter Public Library
Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Summer Reading Program!

 Kids 2 to 13 and their families!

Come to the library any time after June 1st to sign up.

 Pick up your reading record. 

 Set your own goal and when you have reached it bring in your reading record and choose a paperback book to keep as a reward.

Families can win prizes by entering the Parents as Reading Partners Program

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Schedule of Events

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Summer Reading Program Family Events

Presentations, Performances, Crafts and Games for the Whole Family!

 Opening EventJust Dig It! Get the dirt on dirt, June 6th, Thursday, 3-5pm

 Reader's Theater - A four part workshop for anyone 7 and up. The first session will be the distribution of parts. The second and third sessions will be rehearsal and the fourth session will be the public performance - a fun evening of international stories performed for you by the Anna Porter Reader's Theater Workshop Players. Participants must be available for all sessions. Registration required. Call 436-5588.

  • June 17th & 18th & 24th, Monday,Tuesday & Monday, 1-3pm.  Rehearsals
  • June 25th, Tuesday, 6:30pm.Performance

Digging into Science, Monday, July 1st, 10-12noon. Rain date Thursday, July 11th, 1-3pm. Explore the science of dirt - what it is like, how air and water interact with it, and a few other fun experimental surprises.  Open to kids 6 and up. Limited to 15 participants. Registration is required. Call 436-5588.

Puppet Theater - A four part workshop for anyone 7 and up. The first session will be distribution of parts. The second and third sessions will be rehearsal and the fourth session will be the public performance - an evenng of stories performed with puppets by the Anna Porter Puppet Theater Troup. Participants must be available for all sessions. Registration required. Call. 436-5588.

  • July 8th & 9th & 15th, Monday & Tuesday & Monday, 10-12noon. Rehearsals
  • July 16th, Tuesday, 6:00, Performance.

Underground Treasures - Rocks, Minerals, and Caves. Thursday, July 25th, 1-3pm

Closing Event, Digging and Diving into History - Archaeology and the Titanic, Drawing for Parents as Reading Partners Prizes. Tuesday, July 30, 6:30pm

 


 



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