Spark a Reaction

2014 Summer Reading Program Grades 6-12

Spark a Reaction this summer at the library. Come to the Library and read for prizes as well as to take part in special events offered throughout the summer. Special events and programs are scheduled for June and July at the libraries in Statesville, Harmony and Troutman.

Registration begins June 19 and continues through June and July.

Check out all the programs below or download the list.

  • Thursday Jun 19, 2014
  • 3 p.m. Troutman-Summer Reading Kick-Off with Magician Jeff Jones
  • 6:30 p.m. Statesville-Kickoff with Tecate Sunrise Band. Pizza provided.
  • Saturday Jun 21, 2014
  • 2 p.m. Troutman-Make a scrapbook.
  • 3 p.m. Statesville-The Lego Movie (PG). Popcorn provided!
  • Tuesday Jun 24, 2014
  • 2:30 p.m. Statesville-Makerspace. Recycling at Work Thursday
  • Jun 26, 2014
  • 3 p.m. Statesville-Fizz Boom Science Experiment
  • 6 p.m. Statesville-Tie Dye T-Shirt Art. Bring your own t-shirt.
  • Monday Jun 30, 2014
  • 11 a.m. Statesville-CSI Forensic Science. 1st 25 to register.
  • 1 p.m. Statesville-Yoga. Bring a towel.
  • Tuesday Jul 1, 2014
  • 2 p.m. Statesville-Believe It or Not Crafts
  • Wednesday Jul 2, 2014
  • 2 p.m. Statesville-Bring white sneakers to decorate. Grades 4th and up
  • Thursday Jul 3, 2014
  • 2 p.m. Statesville-Get your game on!
  • Wednesday Jul 9, 2014
  • 11 a.m. Troutman-Ronald McDonald
  • Thursday Jul 10, 2014
  • 6 p.m. Statesville-Spark a Reaction Experiment
  • Saturday Jul 12, 2014
  • 2 p.m. Troutman-T-Shirt Art. Bring your own t-shirt
  • 2 p.m. Statesville-Makerspace Reaction
  • Monday Jul 14, 2014
  • 6 p.m. Statesville--Bead Necklace Making
  • Tuesday Jul 15, 2014
  • 6 p.m. Statesville--The Power of Positive Thinking with Girls on the Run. Snacks provided.
  • Wednesday Jul 16, 2014
  • 1 p.m. Statesville—Yoga. Bring a towel.
  • Thursday Jul 17, 2014
  • 3 p.m. Statesville-Splatter Paint Art. Wear old clothes.
  • 6 p.m. Harmony-T-shirt Art. Bring your own t-shirt.
  • Friday Jul 18, 2014
  • 4 p m Harmony-Ronald McDonald
  • Saturday Jul 19, 2014
  • 1 p.m. Troutman-Hunger Games. Read the book? Seen the movie? Let's discuss over lunch. Pre-registration required.
  • 2pm Statesville-Volcanoes! Baking soda and vinegar volcanoes.
  • Monday Jul 21, 2014
  • 6 p.m. Statesville-Rainbow Loom Bracelet Making
  • Tuesday Jul 22, 2014
  • 6 p.m. Troutman-Poetry Appreciation Read and enjoy the best poetry!
  • Thursday Jul 24, 2014
  • 3 p.m. Statesville-Spark Bombs
  • Friday Jul 25, 2014
  • 10 a.m. Statesville-Balloon Race (Middle and High School.) 1st 30 to register.
  • 1 p.m. Troutman- Balloon Race (Middle and High School.) Pre-registration required.
  • 4 p.m. Harmony- Balloon Race (Middle and High School.) Pre-registration required.
  • Monday, July 28, 2014
  • 6 p.m. Statesville-Paper crafting.
  • Wednesday Jul 30, 2014
  • 3 p.m. Troutman-Grand Finale with Zoofari
  • Thursday Jul 31, 2014
  • 10 a.m. Troutman-Learn Self Defense with Bill Hamby
  • 6 p.m. Statesville-Grand Finale-Rolling Video Games
  • 6:30pm Harmony-Grand Finale-Zoofari!