The South Walton County Coastal Library presents the 2019 Summer Reading Events for children and families. During June and July, kids pick up your summer reading logs available at the front desk. Completed logs win free books! A Universe of Stories begins Monday, June 3rd at 10:00 am in the community room of the library. A Universe of Stories schedule... June 3rd, 10am | Animal Tales of Stories featuring live animals Be prepared to get up close and personal with animals from all over the world! June 10th, 10:00am | Dr. Magical Balloons, Fun Time Balloon Show Tons of fun for everyone with plenty of audience participation. June 17th, 10:00am | Emerald Coast Science Center Planetarium Show This is a Digitarium Alpha Portable Planetarium star show for ages Kindergarten through 8th grade students. June 24th, 10:00 am | Ann Moo Musical Show Anna Moo’s presentations are dynamic, multi-culturally oriented and always fun for the whole family. From Shelves to Shores, hosted by Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance Science Programs, begins Monday, July 1st at 10am. Join CBA with environmental learning activities and planting grasses for Bay restoration this summer. All ages welcome. From Shelves to Shores schedule... July 1st | “Planting Grasses” July 8th | “Watershed Pollution” July 15th | “Recycling Oysters Game” July 22nd | “Touch Tank Marine Life” July 29th | “Field Trip to the Bay” For Teens this summer, join Alisha and sign up today for Paint like Bob Ross Classes. Professional artist Bob Ross is known for his unique "wet-on-wet" painting style. Ross has influenced a generation of minds with his relaxing mannerisms and soothing brushwork. Join with friends and community along with fellow artists of all experience levels as you work on painting the Bob Ross way. Paint Like Bob Ross schedule... June 21st, June 28th, July 19th and July 26th from 2:30 to 4:30 pm. Lego Club will extend hours on Wednesdays from 2:30 to 4:30 pm with Reading Dogs starting at 2:00 pm. Please call Coastal Library at 850-267-2809 or visit Friends of Coastal Library Facebook page for more information. Summer Reading Events are sponsored this year by the Friends of Coastal Branch Library Group and CBA Basin Alliance of NWFSC. Visit the Coastal Library calendar of events at www.youseemore.com/walton/coastal to stay up-to-date.