Summer Activities for Kids and Teens

Summer is coming and Once Upon A Time has fun activities for all ages!

Deadline to sign up is Sunday, June 19th.  

Thank you for your interest in our summer program for kids! Please check our calendar for author signings, Pippi's 7th Birthday Party, and more or sign up for our newsletter to be notified about all our fun events. 

Sign-up is required!

Limited space. Ask your friends to join you for one of the clubs!  All book clubs require RSVP. No drop-ins.

Kids book club members will receive a cool t-shirt

If you have any questions, please call us at (818) 248-9668 and ask for Jessica or email her at Jessica@onceupona.com

Quick links:

Click on the image to print the flyer from a PDF and share with friends or schools! 

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Can't make it to any of our clubs?

Consider different ways to keep your whole family reading this summer!

Suggested Summer Reading with lemons and palm fronds in the background

 

Friday morning fun with books!

 

PJ Storytime

Meets: Fridays @ 9:30 am, 30 mins.

6/24, 7/1, 7/8, 7/15, 7/22, and 7/29

Come in your PJs and be ready to laugh with our enthusiastic troubadour, Maddi! 

Geared for ages 3-6.

Free to attend. No RSVP required.

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Family read-aloud time in Montrose!

 

One Summer, One Book

Meets: Thursday @ 5:30 pm, 30 mins

6/23, 6/30, 7/7, 7/14, 7/21, and 7/28

Enjoy a weekly family read-aloud about a mystery-solving animal team with Horace and Bunwinkle by PJ Gardner! Suggestion: Order dinner from your favorite Montrose restaurant and listen to the story while you wait for your food.

Get 20% off the title all summer long (until 7/31/22) with the code SUMMER.

Geared for ages 7 and up.

Free to attend. No RSVP required.

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Let a book take you on an adventure!

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Adventures in Reading Book Club

Meets: Thursday @ 4:00 pm, 45 mins.

6/23, 6/30, 7/7, 7/14, 7/21, and 7/28

Get ready to explore with these fun early chapter books! Animal rescues, magical dragons, and world adventures that are perfect for readers who are just starting chapter books.

$175 includes books, crafts, snacks, and a t-shirt.

Best for ages 7-9.

Find book list here.

Reserve your spot!

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Humor! Adventure! Magic! Graphic novels have it all!

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Full - Graphic Novel Book Club

Make sure to check out our Great Graphic Workshop on 7/26!

Meets: Wednesdays @ 3:30 pm, 45 mins

6/22, 6/29, 7/6, 7/13, 7/20, and 7/27

Graphic novels are the coolest kind of book there is—do you think so too? If so, then our fabulous Graphic Novel Club is for you!! Join us to celebrate our shared love of graphic novels and visual creativity as we explore fantasy, history, and more with this amazing medium of storytelling! Isabel and Neen host our ever-popular book club.

Best for ages 9-12. 

$175 includes books, crafts, snacks, and a t-shirt.

Find book list here.

Reserve your spot!

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Celebrate all identities and stories!

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Teen LGBTQ+ Book Club

Meets: Wednesdays @ 5:00 pm, 45 mins

6/22, 6/29, 7/6, 7/13, 7/20, and 7/27

Our new Teen LGBTQ+ Book Club will celebrate diversity in Young Adult books as we read one book for each of the letters: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer+. This will be a safe space welcome to teens of all identities and allies! Join Isabel and Neen for our proud new book club.

For ages 13 to 16.

$175 includes books, crafts, snacks, and a t-shirt.

Find book list here.

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Horace & Bunwinkle Cover Image
By PJ Gardner, David Mottram (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062946553
Availability: Recently On Our Shelves
Published: Balzer + Bray - September 14th, 2021