Summer Reading Program

Early Literacy

Ages 0-5

Thursdays, 9:30 am

Dates & Weekly Themes

June 7: Rock’n in the Library with Sticks and Stones
June 14: Rock’n in the Library with “Clifford the Dog”
June 21: Music Rocks Throughout the Library: Storytime Books
June 28: Rock a Craft, Tell a Story
July 12: Celebrating Stories New and Old With Puppets
July 19: Make-It Activity: Why My Library Rocks!

Children (5 years old and younger) and parents are encouraged to register for this program which includes stories, music, games, activities and crafts. Click the picture to the right to register!

Early Literature Summer Reading Program
Elementary School Summer Reading Program

Elementary Readers

Ages 6-12

Mondays, 9:30 am

Dates & Weekly Themes

June 4: Rocks & Stone Oh My!: What We Are Standing On
June 11: Rock’n in the Library: Telling A Story About Me and My Friends
June 18: Music of all kinds Rock throughout the Library
June 25: Improv Bootcamp: Team building to Tell a Story
July 9: Themes, Characters and the Written Word
July 16: Multimedia Extravaganza: Rock Your Way to the Future

Children ages 6 – 12 and their parents are encouraged to register for this program which includes stories, music, games, activities and crafts. Emphasis will be placed on team building, participation in creative outcomes written, spoken and expressed. Click on the picture to the left to register!

Pete the Cat Extravaganza

Grades 1-3

Tuesday, June 28, 3:00 pm

The Destin Library has scheduled a Pete the Cat Extravaganza this summer at the Destin Library. In addition to Pete’s favorite stories, children will complete a craft project designed around the story. A special celebrity reader will be conducting storytime during this event!

Seating will be limited to 15 children. Parents of children interested in participating in this program are required to register them in advance. Click the picture to the right to register!

pete the cat

Special Summer Concerts and Events

These special events do not require registration; seating will be first-come, first-served. For more information about these special events, please see our Summer Partner Programs page. We hope to see you there!


Wellness: Healthy is Happy!

June 7, 3:00 pm


Tampa Taiko

June 8, 3:00 pm


Animal Tales: Born to be Wild

June 29, 3:00 pm


LaLa Land Puppet Theater

July 13, 3:00 pm


Anna Moo

July 26, 3:00 pm