One World

2017 Summer Learning Program

Celebrate the diversity of our community this summer with our new Summer Learning Program from June 19 to August 4! In addition to the traditional reading program, learn and earn prizes for hands-on fun through STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) activities in the library. Librarians will also be available to award weekly reading prizes and offer STEAM activities at the following schools in the community from June 26 through August 13:

· Mondays Uncas School 10:00 am-12:00 pm

· Tuesdays Wequonnoc Magnet School 10:00 am-12:00 pm

· Wednesdays Kelly Middle School 10:00 am-12:00 pm

· Thursdays Kelly Middle School 10:00 am-12:00 pm

When you sign up, you will receive a 2017 One World Summer Learning Log with reading and learning pages.


-Beginning June 19,read20 minutes each day Monday through Friday and check off each daily circle to earn your weekly reading prize. Weekly prizes will be available starting June 26 at Otis Library and at the above-mentioned schools on the listed days and times. Suggested reading lists for your grade will be available. Students who complete all 7 weeks will get a final reading prize and a ticket for the grand raffle prize.

-For the learning portion, complete one create-and-learn activity to earn a final learning prize and a ticket for the grand raffle prize.

Suggested learning activities will be in your summer learning log and can be done at home, in the library, or at the schools listed above on those specified days and times.

Special Events at Otis Library

No Registration Required

Free Shows! All ages! Refreshments!


Summer Learning Kick-Off Show

Monday, June 19-  6:00 pm-7:00 pm

Peruvian Dance Troup


Monday, July 10  -  6:00 pm-7:00 pm

Keith Michael Johnson - Mad About Math


Monday, July 17-  6:00 pm-7:00 pm

Les Julian - Music Concert


Monday, July 24-  6:00 pm-7:00 pm

Casey Carle - Bubblemania


Summer Learning Finale Show

Wednesday, August 2

Christina the Magician 5:00 pm-6:00 pm

Carnival 6:00-7:00 pm   (Children’s Department)

Henna With Jamilah 6:00 pm-7:30 pm   (Young Adult Department)