Summer Library Program 2023


Summer Reading Challenge:


Complete challenges designed for each age level to earn Library Loot to use at the SLP prize store.
Library staff will sign off on activities between June 12 - August 4.

Want to make an impact with your reading? "Reach Out & Read" is a is a challenge in which each hour you read, you will earn $0.50 to be donated to a local non-profit. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. 

Register here!

(Please come to the library to pick up your game sheet.)

Teen Summer Sweepstakes:

Ages 13-18? Check something out or come to a library program and get a scratch-off ticket!
Some tickets are instant winners, others can be used as entries for the grand prize drawing.
One ticket per person per day, June 12-August 4.

Click here to see upcoming teen programs. 

Program highlights:

Click here for full calendar of events.


The Coolest Yo-Yo Show Ever
Monday, June 12 @ 10 am
World champion and Guinness World Record holder Mark Hayward has been making audiences laugh locally and on national tv for years...and now he's coming to the Mount Horeb Public Library. The best part: you're invited! Kick off a summer of fun with this free performance.

Duke Otherwise Concert
Friday, June 23 @ 10 am
With his guitar, tap shoes, and distinct baritone, Duke sings his hilarious and imaginative songs to delight all ages.

Lego Contest
Thursday, June 29 @ 1 pm
Bring your own construction blocks and be creative! Three age groups: 6 & under, 7-9, 10 & up. Time slots assigned upon registration.

Zoo to You
Wednesday, July 12 @ 10:30 am
Meet and learn about animals up close with the Henry Vilas Zoo.

Wonder of Physics
Wednesday, July 19 @ 1 pm
Experience science like never before in this exciting show!

Hoop Elation
Wednesday, July 26 @ 1 pm
Play and learn beginner-friendly hula hoop moves with a professional hoop dancer. Ages 4+

End of Summer Pool Party
Friday, August 11 @ 10:30 am
As a special prize, kids who complete their summer reading challenges are invited to a pool party at the Mount Horeb Aquatic Center!



Preschool Programs:

All Ages Storytime: Mondays @ 10 am, June 19-July 31

Toddler Music: Thursdays @ 10 am, June 15-July 27

Donuts with Dad: First Saturdays @ 10 am, June, July & August

Toddler Dance Party: Thursday, August 3 @ 10am



The Summer Library Program is sponsored by:

Friends of the Mount Horeb Public Library

Optimist Club of Mount Horeb 

Mount Horeb Lions Club


The Osterholz Family


Thank you for your support!