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2020 Summer Reading Program

Welcome to McIver’s Grant Public Library’s 2020 Summer Reading Program

“Imagine Your Story: Fairy Tales, Myths and Legends!”

This summer, library programming might look a little different as we navigate restrictions surrounding COVID-19, but we are excited to offer you a busy calendar filled with fun and engaging activities.

MGPL is excited to offer READsquared, an online reading platform that allows you to record your books, take part in extra challenges, and earn virtual badges!

Come join us as we IMAGINE a summer filled with fun!

McIver’s Grant Public Library is excited to announce a digital platform for its “Imagine your Story” 2020 summer reading program. READsquared will be a hub for busy families to log reading minutes, keep up with rewards, earn digital badges – and even take part in extra missions! Available to library through the generosity of the Tennessee State Library and Archives, this digital format will provide a variety of rich and engaging activities for all ages. Watch this tutorial and then join us on READsquared to Imagine a summer filled with fun!

Mission description:
What is a Mission?

This summer, patrons of all ages enrolling in the McIver’s Grant Public Library Summer Reading program, “Imagine Your Story,” will enjoy a variety of ways to earn points and stay engaged.

Each week, new Missions will be available for patrons to discover, with 4-10 activities in each challenge designed to earn additional online badges – and prizes – as you enjoy a summer filled with books, science and art!

Be on the lookout for these missions, which will be unveiled each week, and join us  as we IMAGINE a summer filled with fun!

June Events

MonthWeekDay
June 2020
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
May 31, 2020

Mission Begins: Downtown Scavenger Hunt

Mission Begins: Downtown Scavenger Hunt
June 1, 2020

1:00 pm: Fairy Tales are NOT for the Faint of Heart

1:00 pm: Fairy Tales are NOT for the Faint of Heart
June 2, 2020

11:00 am: Once Upon a Story Time

11:00 am: Once Upon a Story Time
June 3, 2020

3:30 pm: Chess Club

3:30 pm: Chess Club
June 4, 2020

11:00 am: Fairy Tale S.T.E.M.

11:00 am: Fairy Tale S.T.E.M.
June 5, 2020 June 6, 2020
June 7, 2020

Mission Revealed: Healthy Ever After

Mission Revealed: Healthy Ever After
June 8, 2020 June 9, 2020

11:00 am: Once Upon a Story Time

11:00 am: Once Upon a Story Time
June 10, 2020

3:30 pm: Chess Club

3:30 pm: Chess Club
June 11, 2020

11:00 am: Fairy Tale S.T.E.M.

11:00 am: Fairy Tale S.T.E.M.
June 12, 2020

1:00 pm: Not ONE Damsel

1:00 pm: Not ONE Damsel
June 13, 2020
June 14, 2020

Mission Revealed: Every Story Matters Writing

Mission Revealed: Every Story Matters Writing

Mission Revealed: Knight In Shining Armor

Mission Revealed: Knight In Shining Armor

Mission Revealed: Princess

Mission Revealed: Princess
June 15, 2020

1:00 pm: Fairy Tales are NOT for the Faint of Heart

1:00 pm: Fairy Tales are NOT for the Faint of Heart
June 16, 2020

11:00 am: Once Upon a Story Time

11:00 am: Once Upon a Story Time
June 17, 2020

3:30 pm: Chess Club

3:30 pm: Chess Club
June 18, 2020

11:00 am: Fairy Tale S.T.E.M.

11:00 am: Fairy Tale S.T.E.M.
June 19, 2020 June 20, 2020
June 21, 2020

Mission Revealed: Dragon

Mission Revealed: Dragon

Mission Revealed: Dress Up

Mission Revealed: Dress Up
June 22, 2020 June 23, 2020

11:00 am: Once Upon a Story Time

11:00 am: Once Upon a Story Time
June 24, 2020

3:30 pm: Chess Club

3:30 pm: Chess Club
June 25, 2020

11:00 am: Fairy Tale S.T.E.M.

11:00 am: Fairy Tale S.T.E.M.
June 26, 2020

1:00 pm: Not ONE Damsel

1:00 pm: Not ONE Damsel
June 27, 2020
June 28, 2020

Mission Revealed: Every Story Matters Art

Mission Revealed: Every Story Matters Art
June 29, 2020

1:00 pm: Fairy Tales are NOT for the Faint of Heart

1:00 pm: Fairy Tales are NOT for the Faint of Heart
June 30, 2020

11:00 am: Once Upon a Story Time

11:00 am: Once Upon a Story Time
July 1, 2020

3:30 pm: Chess Club

3:30 pm: Chess Club
July 2, 2020

11:00 am: Fairy Tale S.T.E.M.

11:00 am: Fairy Tale S.T.E.M.
July 3, 2020 July 4, 2020

July Events

MonthWeekDay
July 2020
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
June 28, 2020

Mission Revealed: Every Story Matters Art

Mission Revealed: Every Story Matters Art
June 29, 2020

1:00 pm: Fairy Tales are NOT for the Faint of Heart

1:00 pm: Fairy Tales are NOT for the Faint of Heart
June 30, 2020

11:00 am: Once Upon a Story Time

11:00 am: Once Upon a Story Time
July 1, 2020

3:30 pm: Chess Club

3:30 pm: Chess Club
July 2, 2020

11:00 am: Fairy Tale S.T.E.M.

11:00 am: Fairy Tale S.T.E.M.
July 3, 2020 July 4, 2020
July 5, 2020

Mission Revealed: Every Story Matters Poetry Challenge

Mission Revealed: Every Story Matters Poetry Challenge

Mission Revealed: Under the Sea

Mission Revealed: Under the Sea
July 6, 2020 July 7, 2020

11:00 am: Once Upon a Story Time

11:00 am: Once Upon a Story Time
July 8, 2020

3:30 pm: Chess Club

3:30 pm: Chess Club
July 9, 2020

11:00 am: Fairy Tale S.T.E.M.

11:00 am: Fairy Tale S.T.E.M.
July 10, 2020

1:00 pm: Not ONE Damsel

1:00 pm: Not ONE Damsel
July 11, 2020
July 12, 2020 July 13, 2020 July 14, 2020 July 15, 2020 July 16, 2020 July 17, 2020 July 18, 2020
July 19, 2020 July 20, 2020 July 21, 2020 July 22, 2020 July 23, 2020 July 24, 2020 July 25, 2020
July 26, 2020 July 27, 2020 July 28, 2020 July 29, 2020 July 30, 2020 July 31, 2020 August 1, 2020