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Summer Reading Program Kick-Off

Read Beyond the Beaten Path!

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Are you ready to accept an adventurous challenge to "Read Beyond The Beaten Path"?  The 2022 DoD MWR Summer Reading Program Kicks Off at 3700 Santiago Avenue, Fort Wainwright on Saturday, May 14, from noon to 2 p.m.  Sign up for fun and discovery this summer at the Post Library!  Pick up your Summer Reading t-shirt and join us for activities, crafts, and more.

Read Beyond the Beaten Path combines camp, adventure, and skill development.  Summer camp at the library can encompass many remarkable and delightful summer experiences such as hiking, campfires, stories, and s'mores.  Who doesn’t love a s’more?

Sign up for the 2022 DoD-MWR Summer Reading Program
Pick up a Summer Reading bag (includes themed bag, T-shirt and bookmark)
Scavenger Hunt around the Library (Oh! ... the discoveries you'll make!!)
Trail-marker station (Create your own specialized bookmark)
Coloring sheets

The Post Library is being supported by MWR's Outdoor Recreation Center, Child & Youth Services, and Army Community Service.  Explore the camp site setup and find out about ODR's upcoming summer activities and programs.  You will want to check out Youth Sports & Fitness for more information on the fun-filled summer activities they have in store for our youth this summer.  They are even putting on some sports demos.  So, you don't want to miss the action!  We also thank our community partners ~ the Fort Wainwright Fire Department and BLM AK Fire Service with Summer Safety info.  

Cost

FREE

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  • Per DoD guidance, masks are now optional within the Family and MWR facilities regardless of vaccination status at Fort Wainwright. The Fairbanks North Star Borough is currently listed at Low for community transmission by the CDC. Please remain flexible as the community levels may change and restrictions could return. We thank you for your efforts and support.
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