Are you ready for an awesome Summer? We are!
Participate in the Summer Reading Program!
You can Read some Great Books this Summer and Earn Fun Badges.
Just start reading and filling out your summer reading logs. If you are reading alone, read 5 books and receive a badge. If you are listening to books, read 10 books and receive a badge. You can earn multiple badges in the following categories: Sports & Arts, Mystery & Adventure, Food, Around the World, Animals, and Science & Math.
If you are going away for the summer, just fill out your logs while you are away and you can pick up your badges when you get back in town.
Check out our fun summer events!
Super Awesome Fun Time!
Join us throughout the week for 45 minute session of movement, music, songs, stories, sensory activities, crafts, and fun for all involved.
Free. Open to all ages. Come and have a great time!
Mondays: 4:00-5:00 pm
Tuesdays: 4:00-5:00 pm
Wednesdays: 10:00-11:30 am
(The Wednesday sessions will be held at Elm Bank in Weezie’s Garden from June 11 – July 23rd. There will be no session held on July 2nd. After July 23rd, the wednesday sessions will return to the Dover Town Library. Directions, be sure to note the directions from the Entrance. As always, programs are FREE.)
Fridays: 10:30-11:30 am
Annual Field Day Event
Friday, July 18th
On the Library Green
Lots of old-fashioned fun! Sack races, balloon tosses, face painting, and more! Fun for the whole family.
Big Truck Day!
Come explore the Town of Dover’s Trucks!
In the Library Circle
Escape the Summer Heat!
Movies on the Big Screen
in the Library Community Room
July 18th: Frozen
July 16th: The LEGO Movie
Aug. 6th: Planes
American Girl Book Club
Join the American Girl Book Club!
We will be meeting through the summer months. Each meeting we will discuss the books, life, and times of a favorite American girl. Drop into any session or come to them all.
June 28th, 10:30-11:30: Saige
July 25th, 1:00-3:00*: Isabelle
*We will be watching the latest American Girl movie as well.
Icky Sticky Creative Fun!!
Join us for lots of messy and gooey creative fun this summer!
Wednesdays from 4:00-5:00 pm
June 25th: Ooey Gooey Bouncy Fun!
Play with slime, goo, and make bouncy balls
July 9th: D.I.Y. Architects!
Use recyclables to make life-size forts & structures
July 16th: I Spy Nature Walks & Sun Prints
Explore the outside and find great things
July 23rd: Flowers, Fun, and More!
Play with soil and flowers with Katie from Mass Hort.
July 30th: Seeded Paper Gardens
Grow your own paper gardens.
August 13th: Frozen Fun!
Make ice cream and play ice and water games.
Hour of Code
Coding is the basic language of all the computers and devices that we use every day.
Learn the basic concepts of computer science using fun and easy drag and drop programming tools.
Create something cool!
Friday, July 18th: 4:00-5:00 pm
Friday, July 25th: 4:00-5:00 pm
Friday, August 1st: 4:00-5:00 pm
Friday, August 8th: 4:00-5:00 pm