Missions
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100 Things To Do Before Kindergarten
1,000 Books

List of fun things to do with your child before they enter kindergarten.

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Mission Badge
50 Pts.
Aquatic Adventures
Adult 2021 Tails & Tales

Visit the websites for at least five of the seven U.S. aquariums listed and find in each a named attraction or exhibit that you might like to visit.  Enter the name of the exhibit for seven of the aquariums to earn the badge and 50 points toward your summer reading goal.  Also check the social media sites linked to these institutions to see daily events and webcams.  Many also have games, activities and other educational resources that you can explore.

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Mission Badge
50 Pts.
Guess the Fairy Tale
Adult 2021 Tails & Tales

Using the provided clue(s), guess the name of the fairy tale!*Need a hint? Try one of these: Alice In Wonderland, Beauty And The Beast, Cinderella, Goldilocks, Hansel And Gretel, Jack And The Beanstalk, Little Red Riding Hood, Pinocchio, Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs, Three Billy Goats Gruff, The Princess And The Pea, The Three Little Pigs.

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Mission Badge
Kids - Early Bird
Kids Summer Reading Program 2021

Read, play, or complete these morning challenges to earn this badge! Once you’ve earned the digital badge, stop by the library to pick up your collectible Brag Tag badge!

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Mission Badge
Kids - Family Fun
Kids Summer Reading Program 2021

Read, play, or complete challenges with your family to earn this badge! Once you’ve earned the digital badge, stop by the library to pick up your collectible Brag Tag badge!

Earns You
Mission Badge
Kids - Friendly Reader
Kids Summer Reading Program 2021

Read, play, or complete challenges with your friend to earn this badge! Once you’ve earned the digital badge, stop by the library to pick up your collectible Brag Tag badge!

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Mission Badge
Kids - Road Trip!
Kids Summer Reading Program 2021

Read, play, or complete challenges while you’re out and about this summer! Once you’ve earned the digital badge, stop by the library to pick up your collectible Brag Tag badge!

Earns You
Mission Badge
50 Pts.
New to the Zoo?
Adult 2021 Tails & Tales

Visit the websites for at least seven of these nine area Zoos and Wildlife centers and find the name of an attraction or exhibit you would most like to visit and discover what creatures are featured.  Enter the name of the exhibit and of the inhabitant for seven of the locations to earn 50 points toward your summer reading challenge. Also check the social media sites linked to these institutions to see daily events and webcams.  Many also have games, activities and other educational resources that you can explore.

Earns You
Mission Badge
Pre-K - Early Bird
Preschool Summer Reading Program 2021

Read, play, or complete these morning challenges to earn this badge! Once you’ve earned the digital badge, stop by the library to pick up your collectible Brag Tag badge!

Earns You
Mission Badge
Pre-K - Family Fun
Preschool Summer Reading Program 2021

Read, play, or complete challenges with your family to earn this badge! Once you’ve earned the digital badge, stop by the library to pick up your collectible Brag Tag badge!

Earns You
Mission Badge
Pre-K - Friendly Reader
Preschool Summer Reading Program 2021

Read, play, or complete challenges with your friend to earn this badge! Once you’ve earned the digital badge, stop by the library to pick up your collectible Brag Tag badge!

Earns You
Mission Badge
Pre-K - Road Trip!
Preschool Summer Reading Program 2021

Read, play, or complete challenges while you’re out and about this summer! Once you’ve earned the digital badge, stop by the library to pick up your collectible Brag Tag badge!

Earns You
Mission Badge
50 Pts.
Armchair Safari
Adult 2021 Tails & Tales

There are 26 animal cams (or websites) listed here from Apes to Zebras (A-Z). Watch to see animals in their own habitats or in zoos and wildlife centers.  For at least seven, list the animal you watched and a behavior you observed, perhaps something you had never seen before. Not all cams run 24/7.  Check back if the animals are not present or if they are asleep.  You can see all kinds of animal at the following mega sites: Explore https://explore.org/livecams/ Mango Link Cam https://www.mangolinkcam.com/webcams/zoos/zoos.html, the National Parks Service https://www.nps.gov/search/?affiliate=nps&query=webcams, or sites listed here: 25 animal live cams.

Earns You
Mission Badge
25 Pts.
Adult Photo Scavenger Hunt - Creatures all around us
Adult 2021 Tails & Tales

If you wish, use a camera or phone to take pictures of the following things and check them off the list.    Have fun with this adventure!!  You need to find 10 of the 25 items listed.  Keep looking - you don't need to find all 10 items in one search. 



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