Join us for Imagine Your Story, our amazing new Summer Reading Adventure! This year will be a
one-of-a-kind journey and is for all ages. Reading can be the best adventure—books give us wonderful worlds to explore in our own imagination!
Sign up here to receive an Adventure Kit designed to keep you and your family reading all summer long. Inside, you’ll find awesome weekly self-directed projects and activities. You'll also receive a weekly email with more ideas and resources for your journey. Kits will be available to pick up in the library beginning June 8.
VIRTUAL EVENTS THIS MONTH
(From a Safe Distance)
Mental Health Awareness Series
Hop online for a safe discussion on important Mental Health topics for our time! Local therapist, Kenneth Jeppesen, will be returning to talk with us. Register here, then on the day of the class you will receive an email with the details about joining the Zoom meeting. Teens and Adults welcome.
June 18th at 7 pm
Suicide Prevention (for yourself or a loved one)
June 25 at 7 pm
Once Upon a Time with Mad Science June 18, 11 am Register at aflibrary.eventbrite.com Once upon a time...They thought it was Magic, but it was really science! Join the American Fork Library and Mad Science of Greater Salt Lake for a special virtual event of fairy tales and science. For all ages. Registration is limited so sign up today! You'll receive an email with information about joining the meeting.
We are pleased to present a fine forgiveness program this summer. Talk to us for details!! Each month we will have different offers. For the month of June, if you register for
Summer Reading, we will forgive your
past overdue fines.
Give us a call or stop by the desk when you visit the library.
Things are changing quickly these days, so call us, email us, check our website, or check our social media pages for our current hours.
"An inspirational guide to the ever-growing trend of planners and journaling, with an extensive library of creative elements, set in such a way that all abilities can follow and master." Simply Lettering Magazine
Teen players enter an immersive virtual reality game where they assume the roles of a playboy prince, an executioner’s daughter and other characters before discovering that they are trapped in a slowly cascading environment where “game over” means actual death.
Discovering a mysterious new button on her apartment elevator that carries her to amazing places where she can escape and explore on her own, young Iris considers how including another person will change her adventures.
June's Reading Challenge Prompts
*Read a book of fairy tales, mythology, or fantasy (Summer Reading Theme)
*Read a book that takes place during summer
Read one of the monthly reading prompts and enter our quarterly drawing for an Amazon gift card! Entries accepted by commenting on our social media posts about the challenge.
GET TO KNOW US
As the Assistant Children's Librarian Miss Lori gets to read stories, play, buy toys--basically it's like being a grandma!
Has worked at the American Fork Library for over 15 years
Loves to eat mint brownies
Is currently reading a book about crocheting amigurumi
"I've made personal connections with several people that I met through the library. These have been mutually enriching. They remind me that we are all part of something bigger and wonderful. I have great happiness from these relationships too!"