Summer With Our Library Kick Off Event

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🌞 Adventure Begins At Our Library!

Help us kick off the summer season with a bang as we celebrate the beginning of our Summer With Our Library program! This year's theme, Adventure Begins At Our Library, promises an exciting journey filled with discovery, imagination, and endless fun. Come learn more about the library and all our upcoming summer programs and offerings.

This event is free to attend and great for all ages!

Event Highlights:

🎨 Rocking Painting: Let your creativity flow as you paint your own masterpiece on rocks with Choose Civility.

💦 Squirt Gun Art: Help us create community made artwork with squirt guns filled with vibrant colors.

👫 Friendship Bracelets: Create bracelets for friends or family (or for your fellow Swifties!) 

🌽 Cornhole: Test your aim and enjoy some friendly competition with friends and family.

🌟 Sensory Table: Dive into a world of textures with our interactive sensory experience.

📖 Storybook Stroll: Embark on a magical journey through the pages of a beloved children's story.

🎤 Kids’ Karaoke: Sing your heart out and showcase your talent on stage!

🪪 Library Card Sign Ups: Bring ID & proof of address to get a library card to unlock all the things we have to offer (hint: it's a lot more than just books) 

...and many more exciting games and activities!

Giveaways Galore:

Feeling lucky? Don't miss your chance to win amazing prizes! From pool floats to electric bike rentals, Pittsburgh Zoo tickets to Altoona Curve tickets, to Country Club Cinema gift cards, there's a prize for everyone to enjoy!

Cool Treats:

Beat the summer heat with refreshing free snow cones from Kona Ice! Indulge in a sweet treat as you mingle with friends and family.


Thank you to our sponsors like American Woodmark for making these events possible. 



The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the Programming Department at 301-777-1200.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to be attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Photo Disclaimer

Allegany County Library System may be taking photos at library sponsored programs.  Your participation in the program signifies your permission for us to use any photos that we take of you.  Please speak to a librarian now if you would prefer that your photo not be taken.