Glenwood Summer Reading Celebration: Passport to Adventure

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Age Group:

Children, Teens, Adults, Everyone

Program Description

Event Details

Embark on a thrilling Passport to Adventure! Get lost in magical stories that transport you to new lands. Let your creativity shine with fun crafts and makerspace activities. 


Hey there travelers! Make your way over to the Glenwood Branch for fun and adventure with our Summer Reading Celebration!

Join us for a celebration of travel and learn about cultures from around the globe. Sample an international snack and create artwork inspired by cultures worldwide. Magical, memorable, and musical presentations will be happening throughout the event. 

Events and Activities
  • Edewor Foundation presents traditional West African drumming beginning at 3:00
  • International Snack Sample @ 3:30 and 5:30 (while supplies last)
  • Mike Perello Magic presents The Magic of Reading @ 4:30, 5:15, and 6:00 - Ticketed
  • Jason Levinson Balloon Twisters from 3:30-5:30 (while supplies last) - Ticketed
  • Elephant and Piggie: Let's Go for a Drive! @ 3:30 and 5:00 - Ticketed
  • TK Academy Martial Arts Demonstration @ 6:15 and 6:45
  • International Art Activities - Drop-in
  • Cowrie shell beading presented by the Edewor Foundation (while supplies last)
  • Booker Coloring Activity - Drop-in
  • Paper Suitcases - Drop-in
  • Passport to Adventure Makerspace Activities - Drop-In
  • Passport scavenger hunt - Drop-in
  • Chalk the Walk - Drop-in
  • Outdoor Games - Drop-in
  • Food truck vendors available on-site (purchase required)

This is part of our Summer Reading Celebration series! Click here to find the full schedule of celebrations.