Teens get a free swag bag of summer reading goodies for signing up this year! Explore oceans of possibilities with crafts, info on local volunteering & classes, snacks, and more. Join us for weekly programs exploring our local waterfront both in and outside the library this July. Sign up for our teen newsletter to find out what’s happening first.
Craft & Chill July 13th4:00-5:30 pm @Anacortes Public Library Join us for pizza, snacks, and creativity with supplies found and sourced to create a beach themed art piece. Make a mermaid crown, paint a seashell and more.
Explore the W.T. Preston July 20th4:00-5:30pm @ Maritime Heritage Center, 703 R Ave Meet us at the W.T. Preston for an adventure on the boat including snacks, an audio tour with the museum staff and more.
Beach Party: Summer Wrap-Up July 27th4:00-5:30 pm @ Washington Park Meet at Washington Park for a scavenger hunt at the beach and s’mores to celebrate the end of summer reading. We’ll have prizes and snacks as well.
Paddleboard in the Park
July 28th 2pm @ Seafarers Memorial Park
Join us at Seafarers’ Memorial Park Dock to paddleboard around Fidalgo Bay. As always, snacks will be provided. Use the link below for all of the details and to get the sign up form.
Looking for some exciting new reading material? Prefer digital over physical? Head on over to the Washington Anytime Library and take a look at the thousands of eBooks and audiobooks that are available to you.
Also, be sure to stop by the Teen Section in the library to see all of the new books we get in on a regular basis.
SYNC is a summer reading program targeted at teens aged 13 and older (though anyone can participate). This year’s edition will run for 16 weeks, providing two thematically paired audiobooks for checkout each week, for free, to every registered listener. This equals 32 free books!