Youth of all ages in search of something fun to do this summer will find just that at the Pine City Public Library, 300 5th St. SE. Mark your calendars as these free and exciting events also can be found on the East Central Regional Library events calendar at www.ecrlib.org.
Summer Lego Club (ages 5-13)
Thursdays, June 14 & 28 and July 12 & 26, 10:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. — Free build or rise to the challenge for each new session at Summer Lego Club. Bring your imagination, but please do not bring Legos from home. The library will provide everything you need.
DIY Summer Journal (ages 7-12)
Tuesday, June 19, 2:30-4 p.m. — Create a journal using maps and memorabilia at this Do-It-Yourself Summer Journal program. Use it as a diary, a planner, a secret code journal … the sky’s the limit! All materials provided by the library. Sponsored by the Friends of the Pine City Public Library. Registration is required on the events calendar at www.ecrlib.org. Space is limited.
Egyptology (ages 5-12)
Monday, June 25, 6-7 p.m. — Write a message with hieroglyphics to take home with the scarab you paint during Egyptology, a Minnesota Mad Science Program. Use the right tools and go on an archaeological dig for Egyptian artifacts. Enjoy the story behind the objects you find, and then use them when you help wrap a mummy. Registration is required on the events calendar at www.ecrlib.org. Space is limited. Sponsored by David Conkey in memory of his wife Harriet Wilcox Conkey.
Bottle Cap Magnets (ages 12-adult)
Tuesday, June 26, 1-3 p.m. — Come on your own or with friends and family to make a set of custom bottle cap magnets. The library will provide all supplies, including maps and other paper items, but feel free to bring photocopies of photos if you want to start a bottle cap family tree (image will need to work in a 1 inch round space). Registration is required on the events calendar at www.ecrlib.org. Space is limited. Sponsored by the Friends of the Pine City Public Library.