Kids Summer Reading

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Summer Reading 2018 has ended. Prize winners will be announced soon. Stay tuned!

Summer Kids Events at the Corvallis Library:

The Summer Reading Program is made possible due to the generous support of the Friends of the Library and the State of Oregon’s Ready to Read grant, as well as the following sponsors and partners:

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Summer Reading Evaluation: Tell Us What You Think!

Summer Reading Lists

Need a suggestion for a good book to read this summer? Check out the suggestions in the lists below:

Upcoming Events

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Weekly Youth Games Day

Thursdays | 4:30-6pm | Storytime Room Drop-in family board game time! Youth 18 and under, and their

  • Family Music

Family Music Fun

Saturday, December 15 | 10:30 a.m. | Main Meeting Room Family Music Fun is a family-participation music

  • READ Dogs logo

R.E.A.D. Dogs

Thursday, December 20 | 3:30-4:30 p.m. | Brookes Reading Room Bring your favorite book to read to

  • WBRC snowman

Winter Break Fun

December 21, 2018 - January 6, 2019 Join us for fun events and a library scavenger hunt

Cookie Decorating

Friday, December 21 | 2:00-3:00 p.m. | Youth Activity Room Come decorate a cookie and enjoy some

Winter Crafts

Thursday, December 27 | 2:00-3:30 p.m. | Youth Activity Room Welcome the season with a creative winter-themed

Coloring Fun

Friday, December 28 | 2:00-3:30 p.m. | Youth Activity Room Enjoy a creative and relaxing afternoon, as

  • Popcorn and movie tickets

Family Movies

Saturday, December 29 & January 5 | 11:00-5:30 p.m. | Main Meeting Room Enjoy a Saturday of

  • colorful legos


Wednesday, January 2 | 1:00-4:00 pm | Main Meeting Room Watch the Lego Movie (Rated PG) and

Virtual Reality & Games

Thursday, January 3 | 2:00-3:30 p.m. | Main Meeting Room Come experience the library's virtual reality system,

 2017 Build a Better World Celebration

Benton County K-12 students were invited to write about a person in their lives who helps to build a better world – a teacher, a neighbor, a family member, a friend. All entries were displayed in the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library Main Meeting Room during the month of June 2017.

2016 Gold Medal Teacher Essay Contest

Congratulations to the winners of the 2016 Gold Medal Teacher Essay Contest!