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Teens & Tweens

2014 Summer Reading Challenge

Ages 12 - 18

It's Time to Collect your Prizes!


Grand Prize Drawing in August.


Read 3 - 6 Books or More...

  • Have Fun reading or listening to books of your choice.
  • (Don't forget we have Downloadable E-Books & E-Audiobooks for your devices.)
  • Find your Reading Record in your sign up bag.
  • Turn in this list between July 21 and August 10 to claim a prize!
  • You are now entered into the GRAND PRIZE DRAWING = iPOD TOUCH 5TH GENERATION.




Read _ Review_ Win

Locate the BOOK REVIEW CARDS in your sign up bag.

Fill out the review and rate the book when you finish.

Turn in your BOOK REVIEW CARD at any WMCL location.






Prizes include: Large Pizzas, Gift cards for U Swirl Yogurt, Baskin Robbins, Hastings Books, Sonic, Galaxy Movie Passes, DVD's, Michael's Arts & Crafts & More.

By turning in a Book Review Card your name will be entered in the Grand Prize Drawing!

Try the New Online Calendar of Events

Full Schedules and Registration For Ages 6th - 12th grades


Tuesdays: Movie Parties 1:30- 4 Central Library 1717 Austin Ave.

Saturdays:  Special Events At various branches. See Schedule:



Movie and the Great Egg Drop

July 8      1:30 - 4 pm     Central Library          1717 Austin Ave

Watch a recent movie set in space above our Planet Earth. Experience the Law of Gravity during the Great Egg Drop. Make a protective container and drop your egg from midair to see if it will survive.

Sign Up

Attack of the Zombies

July 12         2-4 pm        RSVP 750-5944        West Waco Library            

Costume Contest, Zombie Biology or “Delay the Decay” Photobooth, Games, Prizes, and some creepy good snacks.

Sign Up

Movie Science Comedy and Shrinky-dink Art

July 15         1:30 - 4 pm     Central Library          1717 Austin Ave

See a mad scientist accidentally allow his kids to get shrunk! Check out our incredible shrinking machine! Make and take your own Shrinky Dink Art & make a piece of jewelry or key chain ornament.

Sign Up

Lake Waco Wetlands Field Trip

July 19              10a.m.-12 p.m        1752 Eichelberger Crossing Road

Limited Space! Reservations Required! 750-5944
Meet us at the Research Center. Gather specimens from the Wetlands. View under microscopes and do water testing. Enjoy a Water Olympics.

Sign Up Required

Movie about the next-most-recent man in the flying time machine and Dalek Craft

July 22      1:30 - 4 pm         Central Library              1717 Austin Ave

Is it Time for a new Doctor? Find out with us... and make a Dalek Craft (to decorate for Saturday's Party). Make a Dalek that’ s sweet to Eat... Yum!

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Doctor Who!

July 26              2-4 p.m.       RSVP 750-5944         West Waco Library
Make your own light up Sonic Screwdriver, Check out the life-size Tardis Photo Booth, enjoy some Dr. Who food. Doctor Who Trivia and Games! Please reserve a spot for this program - craft materials may be limited.

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Movie about five Factions and the girl who diverges from them;  and Make a Mask Craft

July 28      1:30 - 4 pm         Central Library              1717 Austin Ave

Make a mask for your faction, or to wear to the Superhero Party on Saturday.

Sign Up

Every Hero Has a Story

August 2          2-4 p.m.           RSVP 750-5944               Central Library
Fly to the library and join us for a Laser Beam Challenge, Target Practice, Kryptonite Relay Race, Name Your Superhero Game, and Super Hero Snacks. Don’t forget your mask, cape, or costume.

Sign Up




For more Information:

  • Call 254-750-5944

  • Email

  • Text ASKWMCL to 66746


Have you looked at the Blog lately? Or the Facebook Page?
Read the ten Best Reviews sent in to us.

See who won the Treat in last week's drawing.



 We would like to thank our generous sponsors of the

 2014 Teen Summer Reading Program:





2014 Summer Reading
Kid's Reading Club Teen's Reading Club Adult's Reading Club







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