Summer Events

Summer Reading Kickoff 
June 1st 10 am to 12pm - Embark on an exciting literary adventure as we launch into the summer season at the Hood County Library! Dive into the thrill of our Scavenger Hunt, where hidden treasures await discovery amidst the pages of your favorite books. Adding to the festivities, we're thrilled to welcome Funky Munky shaved ice treats and the whimsical antics of Tubby the Clown. Join us for a day of fun, exploration, and the magic of storytelling as we kick off a summer filled with reading adventures!






Orienteering - Copy (2)June 11th 11am to 12pm - Get ready for an exhilarating expedition with the Hood County Library on June 11th at 11am! Join us for "Adventures in Orienteering," where we'll unlock the secrets of navigating through uncharted territories with speed and precision. Learn the art of map reading as we embark on a thrilling journey from point to point in exciting and unfamiliar terrain. Don't miss out on this opportunity to sharpen your outdoor skills and embark on an adventure like no other!
For Ages 8-12
 







Wildlife on the move2June 15th 10 am and 2pm - Exciting news, everyone! Wildlife on the Move is returning to the Hood County Library for another captivating showcase of nature's wonders! Join us for a thrilling adventure with an array of fascinating critters to discover. We have not one, but two showings lined up just for you: 10 AM & 2 PM This event is free of charge, but tickets are required as seating is limited. We will post the link for tickets a week before the event.
 
                                           








teen events (1)June 18th 5:00-6:30pm- Calling all young artists and storytellers! Join us at the Hood County Library on Tuesday, June 18th, from 5:00 to 6:30 PM for "Create Your Own Comic Adventure." 🌟 This exciting workshop is tailored for ages 12-18 and promises a fun-filled session of creativity and imagination. Don't miss out on the chance to bring your stories to life through the art of comics!









    Brown and White digging for dinosaurs
June 28th 10am - Get ready for a prehistoric adventure at the Hood County Library! Dive into the fascinating world of dinosaurs as Dinosaur Valley State Park takes us on an unforgettable journey through time. Discover the secrets of the park's legendary dinosaur tracks and get ready for a hands-on fossil dig that promises excitement at every turn! First 50 people get in.







    
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July 13th 10am and 2 pm -
Ahoy matey!
Get ready to set sail on a thrilling voyage through pirate lore at the Hood County Library! Join us for "Pirates: History vs Hollywood," where a swashbuckling performer will regale us with tales of the real-life pirates who ruled the high seas during the Golden Age of Piracy. From the truth behind pirate myths to the gritty reality of life aboard a pirate ship, this event promises to shiver your timbers and ignite your imagination!
Best of all, this adventure is absolutely free. First 50 people get in.





Vape EscapeJuly 16th 2pm - Join STAR Council at the Hood County Library on July 16th at 2pm for an immersive experience like no other: the "Vape Escape Room." Designed for kids 5th grade and up, this interactive session offers a unique opportunity to delve into the important topic of vaping and its associated risks. Participants will gain valuable insights into the dangers of vaping while having fun in a supportive environment. Don't miss this chance to empower young minds with knowledge and help them make informed choices for a healthier future!






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July 16th 5:00 6:30pm- Calling all adventurers! 🐉 Get ready for an epic night of Dungeons and Dragons at the Hood County Library on Tuesday, July 16th! 
Unleash your creativity and join us for our 'Create Your Character' event, perfect for ages 12-18. 🧙‍♂️🗡️
We'll have snacks, excitement, and we'll begin setting the stage for an incredible campaign that'll run through the fall. 🍕🍪
Gather your party and embark on this thrilling journey with us! See you there!