Wayne Public Library June 14 – 17 Events  

WAYNE – Another busy week of events will be hosted by the Wayne Public Library this week.

According to a release, the monthly adult coloring night will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 14 in the back of the library. Stop in for a relaxing night and good company as colors, coloring sheets and snacks are provided. Adult Coloring Night is sponsored by Pac N’ Save.

Expressive painting will be the highlight of the week for youth. Those in grades fifth to eighth are invited to the library at 2 p.m. on Tuesday; kids age birth to four years old at 10 a.m., grades kindergarten through second at 11 a.m. and grades third and fourth at 2 p.m. all on Wednesday as well as high school students on Thursday at 2 p.m.

The Wayne Public Library will also be hosting a ‘Juneteenth Storytime’ on Friday, June 17 at 10 a.m. from Bressler Park.

The traditional book club will meet on Tuesday, June 28 at 6:30 p.m. in the library conference room to discuss ‘The Friendship List’ by Susan Mallery and each Thursday at 6:30 p.m. will allow for the Needle Night group to meet.

Also, rules for the Youth Summer Reading Program reading minutes include each book must be checked out from the Wayne Public Library (either a physical book or an e-book using Libby); each of the three levels requires five hours of reading/listening (return completed form to library for prizes and coupons once level is finished) and after completing all three levels, Youth SRP participants may continue reading for additional entries for more prizes.

The Youth SRP final day to turn in reading minutes will be on Saturday, June 25. The Summer Reading Program Party will then be on Wednesday, June 29 at 2 p.m. from the library where youth will enjoy a movie and popcorn.

Sign-up also continues for those six and older to participate in the Nebraska Virtual Reality Game Truck. The Thursday, June 30 VR Truck will offer an African Safari at 10 a.m. and Walk on the Moon at 11:30 a.m. Guests can only sign-up for one program as space is limited to 25 each. Visit Norfolk Nebraska – Virtual Reality Game Truck for more information.

The Wayne Public Library will be closed on Monday, June 20 in observance of Juneteenth. Library hours include Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Friday from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Saturday between 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Call the Wayne Public Library at 402-375-3135 with any questions or visit cityofwayne.org/82/library for more information.