Summer Programs for Kids

We're gearing up for a superhero summer! Want to get involved? Pick up a Summer Programming guide at your neighborhood branch or download it below. Check our online calendar for day to day activities. 

Siouxland Libraries Summer Programming Guide
Events Calendar
Kids' Reading Program

New Reading Program

Our summer reading program has a new look: READsquared

Log your reading online to earn badges and collect points for games and cool prizes. 
Enrollment begins May 15 and reading starts June 1!

Kids' Reading Program
Click here to sign up.
Wee Read Fair

Wee Read and Play Fair

Join us for a FREE family friendly event featuring stories, activities and crafts for children 0-35 months and their grown-ups. Get new ideas on how you can support early literacy at home through the 5 practices of reading, writing, talking, singing and playing!

Saturday, May 30, 9-11 a.m. at the Main Library

Click here for a printable poster

Barnes & Noble Bookfair

Visit Barnes & Noble on Saturday, June 6, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mention the bookfair, and a portion of your sale will help support Siouxland Libraries. 

Can't make it to the store? Shop online at from June 6-11, and enter Bookfair ID #11616257 at checkout.

Click here for special in-store events.
Zoo Man

Birds, mammals & reptiles, oh, my!

The Zoo Man is coming to the library June 8 & 9!

These free shows for all ages incorporate animals, humor, skits and audience participation. No registration is required for individuals and families. Groups of 10 or more are asked to call 367-8710. 

Click here for dates, times and locations

Superhero Saturday

Superheroes vs. Villains

Compete to discover who is the superhero and who is the villain. For kids in grades K-5.

Prairie West Library: Saturday, June 13,  from 10-11 a.m. 

Superhero materials at the library

Sioux Falls Canaries @ your library

Sioux Falls Canaries Baseball players will be reading books, making crafts, and signing autographs. Don't forget your camera!

Oak View: Thursday, June 11, 2 p.m.
Prairie West: Wendesday, July 1, 10:05 a.m.
Ronning: Tuesday, July 14, 3:15 p.m.
Caille: Wednesday, July 29, 10:05 a.m.

Sioux Falls Canaries Baseball


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Summer Reading Program for Kids