SRP Events for Kids

2017 Summer Reading Program

Events for Children & Families


Story Walk
Opens Friday, June 16

Stroll through Heman Park reading Eric Carle's Head to Toe along the way. All Ages.



Solar Eclipse Program
Monday, July 17 -- 6:30 p.m.

Join us for fun eclipse related activities. Eclipse glasses will be provided. For Families.


Builders' Day
Tuesday, July 18 -- 6:30 p.m.

We provide the supplies, you supply the imagination and build something fun. For All Ages.


Rhyme Time
Thursday, July 26 -- 10:30 a.m.

Storytime featuring the "Rhyme Card" songs & poems given to infants & toddlers during the summer reading program. Ages 0 - 2.

Finishers' Party
Thursday, July 27 -- 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Celebrate the end of the Summer Reading Program with entertainment by Nitro Joe. At U.City Community Center. For All Ages.
Sponsored by St. Louis Cardinals Redbird Rookies.

Repeating Events:
Read to a Dog

4:30 - 5:30 p.m
Thursday, June 1
Thursday, July 6

Read to a friendly service dog. Rosie & friend will be on hand to listen to willing readers.  Ages 3 & up.

Lego Fun
Create with our millions of Legos. (Please do not bring any Lego or accessories from home.) For Ages 3+
Lego4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday, June 7
Wednesday, July 5



Movie Matinees in Lil's Treehouse
4:30 p.m.
Thursday, June 15 -- "Kubo and the Two Strings"   Rated PG
Thursday, July 20 -- "Sing" Rated PG
Thursday, August 17 -- "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" Rated PG-13

Summer Storytime:
"Build and Play"
For Ages 2 & up
10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, July 5
Wednesday, July 12
Wednesday, July 19