Come together to explore, play, and learn at Discovery Club, a weekly summer program for kids in grades K-5 and their families and caregivers. From creative writing to art to science, kids will find many ways to have fun, meet new friends, and try new things. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

knot tying

Knot Tying Workshop
No registration needed

Tuesday, June 28 at 3pm. Forks – Tillicum Park
Wednesday June 29 at 3pm. Port Angeles Main Library (outside children’s area)
Friday, July 1 at 10:30am. Sequim Branch Library (field behind library)

Learn to tie knots during this hands-on workshop. Take your project home to keep practicing your skills!

STEAM Stations (Drop in)
No registration needed

Tuesday, July 5 from 3pm-5pm. Forks – Tillicum Park
Wednesday, July 6 from 3pm-5pm. Port Angeles Main Library (outside children’s area)
Thursday, July 7 from 3pm-5pm. Clallam Bay Branch Library (grassy area on west side of library)
Friday, July 8 from 10:30am-12:30pm. Sequim Branch Library (field behind library)

Drop in to explore and experiment with hands-on learning activities! This week, you can get up close and personal with earth and space science: build a cloud viewer, make a model asteroid, and start your own nature terrarium in a bottle!

Take a Haiku
No registration needed

Tuesday, July 12 at 3pm. Forks – Tillicum Park
Wednesday, July 13 at 3pm. Port Angeles Main Library (outside children’s area)
Thursday, July 14 at 3pm. Clallam Bay Branch Library (grassy area on west side of library)
Friday, July 15 at 10:30am. Sequim Branch Library (field behind library)

Learn about haiku and nature poetry, explore and observe the landscape around you, and then pen your own poem about what you’ve seen.

recycled art

Recycled Art
No registration needed

Tuesday, July 19 at 3pm. Forks – Tillicum Park
Wednesday, July 20 at 3pm. Port Angeles Main Library (outside children’s area)
Friday, July 22 at 10:30am. Sequim Branch Library (field behind library)

Art is everywhere! Let your imagination run wild and create a masterpiece out of recycled materials and art supplies.

STEAM Stations (Drop in)
No registration needed

Tuesday, July 26 from 3pm-5pm. Forks – Tillicum Park
Wednesday, July 27 from  3pm-5pm. Port Angeles Main Library (outside children’s area)
Thursday, July 28 from 3pm-5pm. Clallam Bay Branch Library (grassy area on west side of library)
Friday, July 29 from 10:30am-12:30pm. Sequim Branch Library (field behind library)

Drop in to explore and experiment with hands-on learning activities! This week, create a sun print, make giant bubbles, and build with marshmallows!

Cardboard Kingdom

Cardboard Kingdom
No registration needed

Tuesday, August 2 at 3pm. Forks – Tillicum Park
Wednesday, August 3 at 3pm. Port Angeles Main Library (outside children’s area)
Thursday, August 4 at 3pm. Clallam Bay Branch Library (grassy area on west side of library)
Friday, August 5 at 10:30am. Sequim Branch Library (field behind library)

Come to your local library branch to build structures, make costumes, and use your imagination to create a kingdom of cardboard! Templates will be provided for a few suggested cardboard costume ideas.

2022 Summer Reading Program

This event series is part of the Summer Reading Program, encouraging everyone to “Read Beyond the Beaten Path,” June 13-September 3!

Sign up for a Reading Challenge, earn a T-shirt, win prizes, and participate in fun events. Visit nols.org/srp or stop by your local NOLS library to learn more!

The Summer Reading Program is generously supported by the local Friends of the Library groups.