Programs for Kids

Summer Reading 2014

Slogan ELThis year’s Summer Reading theme is Fizz, Boom, Read! Stop by each week for themed activities that you can do at the library and at home. Ask a librarian how to register when you visit the library or call 920-674-7733. Download the full Summer Reading schedule.

Dates: June 16 – July 25 (Pre-registration Week is June 9 – 14.)

Finale Party: Tuesday, July 29 at 1:30 pm


Battle of the Books (BOB)*

Competitors read a set booklist and compete against each other in a trivia battle. The winning Jefferson team will then compete against other libraries in a final competition in West Bend.Robotandboy

*This book club is for students who have completed at least 5th grade.

BOB Westbend Competition
Date: Wednesday, July 30
Time: 2 pm


Craft Fun

Activities are designed for ages 6 and up, however, all ages are welcome if children under 6 accompanied by an adult or older sibling.

Day and Time: Thursdays, 1 – 3 pmGirlandcloud

June 19: Glow in the Dark Bubbles
June 26: Water Fireworks
July 10: CD Scrapbook
July 17: Clay Charms
July 24: Bouncy Balls


Dad and BoyFamily Fun Night

Activities based on weekly theme, experiments, crafts and fun. This interactive program is designed for all members of the family!
Dates: Mondays, June 23 and July 28
Time: 5 pm


Pies in da’ Face for a Paws

Miss Deana’s Dynamic Dogs vs. Miss Melissa’s Charismatic Cats

SHELF members are waging a money war to help raise funds for the Jefferson County Humane Society. The team with most money collected will get a pie in the face! Donate now at the library, and join us in July to see which team won.

Date: Wednesday, July 23

Time: 1:30 pm


Pokemon and Yu-Gi-Oh! Club Meet-ups

The Pokemon and Yu-Gi-Oh! Club will meet on a Saturday, rotating between the Jefferson Public Library and the Fort Atkinson Library.  The first Saturday of the month will be at Fort and the second Saturday will be here at Jefferson.  Sponsored by Chaos Comics in Fort Atkinson!

Time:  10 am – 1 pm

Dates at Jefferson:  June 14, July 12, August 9, September 13