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Summer Reading 2020

Join us online for SAPL’s SummerFest on July 31 – August 1!
We have programs 
designed for all ages.

Events listed in blue are for children (ages 0-12)

Events listed in orange are for teens (ages 13-18)

Events listed in green are for adults (ages 19+)


Friday, July 31

3:00 - 5:00 PM Teen Tryday Friday

7:00 - 8:30 PM SAPL Live Trivia

Saturday, August 1st

10:00 AM Uncle Jumbo Dance Along

1:00 - 1:30 PM Jr. Doctor: Viruses and Germs

2:00 - 2:30 PM Teen Studio Time

2:00 - 3:00 PM Professor Universe watch party


More details on all events can be found below.

Teen Tryday Friday

Teen Tryday Friday

Friday, July 31, 2020

3 – 5 PM

Teen Tryday Friday is for any teen who is new to tabletop gaming or wants to try a new tabletop game. Whether it’s playing Dungeons & Dragons for the first time or being introduced to an indie tabletop game, any teen is welcome to join the fun with other teens on the 210teenlibrary Discord Server.  For teens (ages 13 to 18) only. Teens, fill out this form to join the 210teenlibrary Discord Server.

SAPL Live Trivia

SAPL Live Trivia

Friday, July 31st

7-8:30 pm

Registration Required - click here to register



Put on your thinking caps for SAPL Live Trivia! Compete within your own household or online with friends. Don't wait, register today as space is limited!

*One registration per team is required*

Instructions for the game will be sent to registered teams via e-mail the day of the event.

Uncle Jumbo


Children and their trusted adults are invited to a special dance party with Uncle Jumbo! Go to the SAPL Facebook page on Saturday, August 1 at 10:00 AM to join the fun! You do not need a Facebook account to view this video premiere.

Want to warm up for the party? You can preview some of Uncle Jumbo's songs by visiting his YouTube channel. Here's one of our favorites!

Jr. Doctor



Join the Jr. Doctor team Saturday, August 1, 2020, at 1:00 PM for a class all about COVID-19 and viruses. Learn about different types of germs, viruses, and ways to help keep yourself and others healthy. Class activity pages will be emailed to registered participants along with the Zoom access link. Recommended for ages 5-12.

Please click here to register in advance.

Teen Studio Time

Teen Studio Time

Saturday, August 1 from 2-2:30 PM

Teens, join us on Instagram Live (@210teenlibrary) for a music session from the Teen Library @ Central’s Recording Studio! Follow us at @210teenlibrary to submit song requests and watch past sessions. For teens (ages 13 to 18) only.

Professor Universe


Join Professor Universe on his greatest adventure yet! After being transported to another dimension and crash landing on a strange planet full of fantasy creatures, Professor Universe must use science to get back home.

Learn with Professor Universe how stars are formed, the speed of light, where gravity comes from, and more while discovering this new world. Access all seven episodes here.

Join us on Saturday, August 1 at 2:00 PM for a watch party! Click here to register.