Summer Reading


June 1st – August 7th
Programming for all ages.
Babies, Toddlers, Preschoolers, School-Age, Tweens, Teens & Adults

Keep track of how much you read and earn incentives.  Don’t forget to attend our programming activities.



The same program is offered twice a week, Mondays at 6:30 p.m. and Tuesdays at 2:30 p.m.  Choose the one that best fits your schedule.

Week One (June 19): Explore Your World- Mammals of Pennsylvania with Jon Beam 

Week Two (June 26) : Build a Better Snack

**No Summer Learning Programming the week of July 4th**

Week Three (July 10): What’s the Buzz?

Week Four (July 17): “Let’s Make Toys” program with Rick Mikula

Week Five (July 24): Famous Structures

Week Six (July 31): Nature’s Wonders

Finale (August 7th): Bruce Weaver & Friends: “Busy Builders of a Better World”

FREE Summer Food Program

Ages 1-18

Tue, Wed, Fri  11:30am – 12:30pm  @ the Degenstein Community Library
Partnership with the Greater Susquehanna Valley United Way.

Special summer programming just for teens!  Every Thursday at 5:00 p.m.  Win prizes for reading!!

June 22nd – Can You Build It?    Join us for a fun evening of building challenges using balloons, tape, plastic cups, straws and more!

June 29th – Helping Hands     Help decorate some bookends for the tween and teen sections of the Library or help make dog and cat toys to donate to local rescue groups.

July 6th – Tie-Dye Towels    Tie-dye and personalize your own towels. Perfect for summer trips to the beach or pool!

July 13th – Candy Mazes    Make your own maze out of different types of candies.

 July 20th – Construction Challenge    Can you construct a building that can with stand an earthquake using only the materials provided?

July 27th – Book Dominos     Design a domino trick in our community room using books!

 August 3rd – Party Time!    Celebrate the end of Summer Learning with a pizza and build your own sundae party!


From Legos to Wacky Water to Edible Structures to Candy Science, Wednesday is our day to just have fun!  Every Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. from June 21th to August 2nd.


Get creative at the library on Friday afternoons at 2:30 p.m. starting on June 23rd.  We have lots of fun activities planned!  Galaxy in a Bottle, Dream Catchers, Stacking Robots, and more.