Summer Kickoff banner in the sky with clouds and the sun

If it rains, we’ll move the celebration inside.

May 30 | 4:00-6:00 p.m. | Prescott Public Library

Join us as we kick-off the summer! Two hours full of community, music, treats, and fun for the whole family.

What you can look forward to so far…

Activities/Games

  • Summer Reading Program Sign-up (Adventure Begins at Your Library)
  • The Bazillions (kid-friendly band)
  • Touch-a-Truck (fire truck, ambulance, police car and public works)
  • Craft & Giant Jenga (Friends of Freedom Park)
  • Face Painting (Prescott HS Library/National History Day)
  • Pom Pom Pal Craft (Heart, Hands & Mind) 
  • Bike game called DAB (St. Croix Composite Mountain Bike Club) – Bring your bike along to play

Vendors

  • River Road Honey Farm (Raw Honey, Candles, Creamed Honey, Pollen)
  • De-Vine Designz (Henna)
  • Building an All-Inclusive Community (yard signs)
  • Prescott Area Churches Association (PACA) (information)
  • FREE general bike maintenance (tire pressure, brakes) (St. Croix Composite Mountain Bike Club)

 Food & Drink

Bake sale with brownies, cookies, etc. (St. Croix Stars)

FREE popcorn (Joy Lutheran Church)

Bottled beverages and candy (Prescott Community Ed)

More to come! Check back and see who else is joining us.

Check out the full Program & Event calendars for Spring and Summer!

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Gentle Yoga

Mondays (Mat class) at 9 am
Wednesdays (Chair class) at 9 am

A great way to relieve stress, increase flexibility and strengthen your body. Follow our instructor, Erica, as she takes you through different poses and stretches to help you in your daily life.

Can’t make it? Take a peek at our recorded yoga classes from the comfort of home.

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Coloring & Conversation

Next session: May 28, 2-3 pm 

Do you need some downtime? Stop in for some calming coloring, music and conversation! Connect with friends and fellow community members during this casual adult program.

Every other Tuesday, supplies and refreshments provided.

Storywalk at freedom park. Book pages on yard signs which follow the walking path

StoryWalk® at the Park

May 1st-31st

Take a stroll with the family and read along the way!

Find the Storywalk at Freedom Park (200 Monroe St)

Beneath by Cori Doerrfeld

In partnership with the Great River Road Visitor & Learning Center.

The StoryWalk® Project was created by Anne Ferguson of Monteplier, VT and developed in collaboration with the Kellogg-Hubbard Library
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Read With Me

Monday, June 3 from 4-5 pm

Readers of all ages are invited to book a 15-minute appointment to read with Cali the therapy dog! Perfect for beginning readers to practice reading aloud.

marshmallow and spaghetti noodle tower on a table

 Science Explorers

Tuesday, June 4 | 4:00-5:00 p.m.

STEM experiments and challenges highlighting different areas of science. Geared towards ages 8-12.
June 4: Marshmallow Tower Challenge (physics)
July 2 & 30: Strawberry DNA Extraction (biology) & Milk into Plastic (chemistry)
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Craft Hour

Wednesday, June 12 from 4-5 pm

Craft lovers of all ages are invited to get involved with this drop-in craft event, featuring a different seasonal craft each month!

All materials provided, while supplies last.

June craft: Sensory bottles

Hands doing watercolor art with a large paint palette and brushes

Crafting 101 Workshop

June 18 & July 16 | 4:00-6:00 p.m.

Each session will feature instruction on basic crafting skills with local artist, Kelly Geister followed by free work time to practice your new talents and art!

For teens and adults (ages 12+)

Mult-colored Butterfly bench at Freedom Park

Books & Benches

Friday, June 28 | 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Celebrate art, nature and reading this summer!

Gather at the Butterfly Bench at Freedom park, listen to stories, participate in art & nature activities with National Park Service Rangers, and take home free gently used and new books!
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PPL’s YouTube Channel

Find recorded programs and watch when it’s right for you.