Summer Reading Club: June 5 through July 31, 2021

Each summer, the Kennedale Library is proud to offer Summer Reading Club — an eight-week program designed to keep kids’ skills sharp, provide family time opportunities, and encourage a love of reading in all ages.

Ready to sign up? Visit cityofkennedale.com/register

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We are tentatively scheduling all events as in-person but may need to adjust. Please follow us on Facebook for all Summer Reading Club updates! Register online now or pick up a program information and registration flyer (PDF at the Library (316 W 3rd Street).

Weekly Programs
  • TUESDAYS: Babygarten at 11:00 a.m. (ages 0–3*)
  • WEDNESDAYS: Storytime at 10:30 a.m.  (ages 0–5*) 
  • THURSDAYS: STEM Club at 11:00 a.m. (grades K–8*)
  • FRIDAYS: LEGO Club at 3:30 p.m. (grades K–4*) 

VIEW ALL DATES AT CITYOFKENNEDALE.COM/CAL

* These one-hour programs are geared towards the ages listed, but these are suggestions rather than rules, and siblings are always welcome!

Special Events in June
  • Saturday, June 5: Packet Pick-Up Begins
    Can't make it on this date? Stop by any time during normal business hours.
  • Saturday, June 5 at 3:00 p.m.: Abby’s Book Club (for ages 7 to 13)
  • Wednesday, June 9 at 10:30 a.m.: James Wand Spy Magician (preview below)
  • All Day Saturday, June 12: Animal Rock Scavenger Hunt
    When you find a rock in TownCenter Park (behind the Library), tag us in your Facebook photo. Keep the rocks you find or re-hide to keep the adventure going!
  • Saturday, June 19 at 2:00 p.m.: Hungry, Hungry Hippos Humans
Summer Reading Club: June 5 through July 31, 2021
Lindy Lou - Meet the Author

DATE TO BE ANNOUNCED
Q&A with the creator of 'Lindie Lou' -June Bender! Follow us on Facebook to find out when you can meet the author whose imagination brought this beloved character to life! She'll share secrets about how we can all be more courageous, resourceful, and curious just like Lindie Lou! 

Thank you to our Generous Sponsors and Donors

Summer Reading Club Sponsors
July Special Events
  • Thursday, July 8 at 10:30 a.m.: Creature Teacher
  • Saturday, July 10 at 11:00 a.m.: Animal Safari Adventure
    Come visit our zoo of stuffies.
  • July 1 - 15: Creative Writing Contest: Animal Adventures (for ages 6 to 18)
    Make your pet or favorite animal the star of an adventure story. Email your entry to Kelly, leave it in the bookdrop, or drop it off at the Information Desk in the Library.)
  • Saturday, July 24 at 3:00 p.m.: Abby’s Book Club (for ages 7 to 13)
  • Saturday, July 31, at 2:00 p.m.: Summer Reading Finale!
    Top Readers will be announced during the Finale. Reading logs must be turned in by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, July 30.
Summer Reading Club: June 5 through July 31, 2021
Due to the popularity of Texas Bluebonnet Award Books, each child may only check out one at a time.