SLP Activities Ideas

The Collaborative Summer Library Program has three Pinterest boards full of ideas for your library's early literacy, children's, teen, and adult summer reading program activities on the theme of Build a Better World.

  • Children's and Early Literacy
    • you'll find ideas like a LEGO Duplo and Pool Noodle Marble Run; how to Design a Paper Plate Marble Maze; and Five Engineering Challenges with Clothespins, Binder Clips, and Craft Sticks
  • Teens and Tweens
    • you'll find ideas like Simple Stained Glass for Beginners; a No Sew Tie Fleece Quilt Blanket; and how to Turn a T-Shirt into a Tote Bag Without Sewing
  • Adults
    • you'll find ideas like Police Officer Appreciation bags; Paper Flower Bouquets; and Art in a Jar

And Marge Loch-Wouters has a Pinterest board with some more great SLP 2017 ideas, too.

Photo credit: Washington State Library via Flickr (Creative Commons licence Attribution-NonCommercial 2.0 Generic)