Summer Reading 2020

Ohio Summer Library Program - State Library of Ohio

SUMMER READING PROGRAM 2020:  Imagine Your Story

Monday, June 29 – Saturday, August 8

Imagine your story this summer with Minerva Public Library! Whether you pick up our make-and-take packets, listen to our storytimes on YouTube, check out books from our displays at the library, or try a digital escape room, you're sure to have fun!


Pick up a make-and-take packet each week filled with fun, themed activities and reading recommendations! Packets #1-3 are available from June 29-July 18, and Packets #4-6 are available from July 20-August 8. While supplies last.

  • All Ages
    • Week #1: The Princess & the Pea
    • Week #2: Jack and the Beanstalk
    • Week #3: Goldilocks & the Three Bears
    • Week #4: Hansel & Gretl
    • Week #5: Rapunzel
    • Week #6: Little Red Riding Hood
  • 10 years +
    • Week #1: Witches, Wizards, & Warlocks
    • Week #2: Into the Magic Garden
    • Week #3: It's All Greek (Mythology) To Me
    • Week #4: Mermaids & Pirates
    • Week #5: Dragons & Knights
    • Week #6: Once Upon a Time...

Visit our YouTube channel for a short weekly fairytale storytime geared towards the toddler through kindergarten set, craft videos, and more! Keep an eye on our social media (Facebook and Instagram) and this web page for updates.


Themed Family Digital Escape Rooms:

Books Alive! Escape from Wonderland - Stephanie Reinhardt, librarian at Bay County Library

Can You Make It Through the Enchanted Forest? - Needham Public Library

Cinderella Escapes - Henika District Library

Escape from Narnia - St Albans library

His Dark Materials: Escape from Lyra's Oxford - St Albans library

Escape the Castle - Schaumburg Township District Library

Escape the Rhymes - Oxford Public Library

Goldilocks and the Three Bears Escape Room - The Salt Lake County Library, Whitmore branch

Harry Potter: Escaping Detention - Plymouth Public Library

Jack & the Beanstalk Escape Room - Marinette County Library

Mermaid Escape Room - Kendal B, 6th Grade Girl Scout Cadette

Rapunzel: Escape the Tower - Andover Public Library

Rehani: An African Princess - Indian Valley Public Library


Themed Teen Digital Escape Rooms:

Escape from Fairytale Land - Farmington Public Library

Grimm's Fairy Tale Escape Room - Amy Sanders Library (Sherwood Branch of the Central Arkansas Library System)

Locked in Hogwarts - Williamsburg Regional Library

Lord of the Rings: Escape Gollum's Cave - Plymouth Public Library

A Hobbit's Adventure - Bedford Public Library System

Prometheus Escape Room - Hastings Public Library 

Rescue the Dragon Egg - Artesia Public Library 

Throne of Glass: Journey Through Oakwood Forest - Rita and Truett Smith Public Library




Call 330-868-4101

Email Kathy Heller at or Sarah Pearson at