Summer Reading Olympics at the Gunn Memorial Library

june, 2024

22jun(jun 22)9:30 am03aug(aug 3)5:00 pmFeaturedSummer Reading Olympics at the Gunn Memorial LibraryGunn Memorial Library(june 22) 9:30 am - (august 3) 5:00 pm Gunn Memorial Library, 5 Wykeham Road, Washington CT, 06794

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Bronze, silver, or gold? The 2024 Summer Olympics are upon us. Make it personal. Seize the moment, set your goal, challenge yourself, and earn your medal by participating in Gunn’s Summer Challenge.

The library presents a unique way to engage in its summer challenge, aiming to expand your horizons, spark creativity, and inspire you with a variety of reading challenges and programs to participate in. Explore international literature and authors, uncover exotic recipes, travel across the US, or delve into cultural diversity through history and traditions. A curated selection of books, movies, and CDs awaits you, offering an opportunity to discover something fresh and exciting.

Challenge yourself in a puzzle contest, join a French conversation group, watch a foreign film at the movie matinee, or participate in the July special book discussion. The new Makerspace will open this summer, allowing you to discover new crafts and explore your creativity. This might just take you to the gold medal! Complete a challenge card, and submit it for a chance to win a prize.


June 22 (Saturday) 9:30 am - August 3 (Saturday) 5:00 pm


Gunn Memorial Library

5 Wykeham Road, Washington CT, 06794


Gunn Memorial LibraryPhone: (860) 868-7586