Activities planned for annual summer reading program

Kalani Steinmetz | Staff Writer

The Rock Rapids Public Library is hosting its 2018 Summer Reading Program through Aug. 15 for children attending preschool through eighth grade.

Activities include trivia, contests and games. Awards for reading books throughout the summer reading program include book bags, stickers, plush fish, water bottles and more.

Preschool story time will be June 12, 19, 26 and July 3 and 10 at 10:15 a.m. and kindergarten-fifth grade story time those same days at 11:15 a.m. 

On July 12 at 10:30 a.m., Lisa Laird, a ventriloquist, will perform for the children in an event called Pockets Full of Fun and movies will be shown July 28 starting at 10:15 a.m.

For more information, call the Rock Rapids Public Library at (712) 472-3541 or visit the library’s website at

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