Events and Programs
at the Monroe Public Library
June - August
for all ages
You can find events and programs for all ages—kids, teens, and adults—on this page.
Sometimes we have to make changes due to unavoidable circumstances. Any changes are marked in green.
All events with a specific date and time can be found on our Events Calendar.
Summer Reading is for everyone! Get all the info to participate in this summer's challenge.
Wine Walk Water Spot & Planter Project
Thursday, June 2 from 5:00 - 7:00 PM
Whether you’re participating in Main Street’s Wine Walk or just spending time on the Square, stop by our front yard for a drink of water and a hedgehog planter project! You can make it that night, or take a kit home with you. For adults.
Relief Printing with Monroe Art Market
Monday, June 13
from 6:00 - 7:30 PM
Enjoy a relaxed art experience with Lauren of Monroe Art Market as she guides us through printing with linoleum blocks! For adults; please register in advance.
Rockin’ Reptiles & Awesome Amphibians with Mississippi River Museum
Thursday, June 16 at 2:00 PM
Explore the world of reptiles and amphibians! Learn about some of their amazing adaptations and the important roles they play in nature. A few live animals will stop by to help us learn! For kids and families.
Thursday, July 7 at 6:00 PM
Have a funny time with comedy, and balloons! You never know what will happen next in this interactive show. For kids and families.
Watercolor Assemblage Cards with Monroe Art Market
Monday, July 18 from 6:00 - 7:30 PM
Enjoy a fun class with Lauren of Monroe Art Market as she guides us through watercolor resist techniques and cut-out card making. For adults; please register in advance.
Water Wars at Twining Park
Monday, July 25 from 5:00 - 7:00 PM
Meet at Twining Park volleyball court
High schoolers and adults are encouraged to bring their own squirt guns to compete in the Monroe Public Library Water Wars! We will also provide some squirt guns if you are unable to bring one of your own.
Sunday, July 31 from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Cool off to celebrate the end of Summer Reading! Join us at the Rec Park Pool for an awesome pool party. All Summer Reading participants are welcome.
Teen Yard Game Party
Friday, August 5 at 7:00 PM
Teens entering grades 6-12 can join us in Twining Park for yard games before Movie Night!
Movie Night in the Park
Friday, August 5 at 8:30 PM
Join us in Twining Park to watch Luca! Bring friends and family, along with blankets, chairs, and bug spray. Bring your own treats, or purchase from the food trucks. Presented in partnership with Parks & Recreation, Crossroads Church, and Kiwanis.