Story times: The Boise Public Library, the Meridian Library District, and the Ada Community Libraries offer many story programs for children of all ages. Go to their websites, www.boisepubliclibrary.org or www.mld.org, and click on the calendar to check out the classes.
Summer reading: Be sure to check with your closest branch library for summer reading programs for your school-age children.
Book Talk: “West With the Night” by Beryl Markham, Tuesday, July 14, 12:45-2 p.m., Ada Community Library.
Classics Book Club: Tuesday, July 14, 6:30 p.m., Meridian Library District, Cherry Lane.
Partners in Crime writers group: Tuesday, July 14, 7 p.m, Barnes & Noble, Boise.
Authors Community: Tuesday, July 14, 7 p.m., Maui Wowi, Meridian.
Mystery Book Club (adult): Thursday, July 16, 6:30 p.m., Meridian Library District, Cherry Lane. This month’s theme is “Not Just For Teens!” Pick any mystery written for a teen audience.
Caldwell chapter Idaho Writers’ League: Thursday, July 16, 7 p.m., Caldwell Public Library.
Teen Burgers and Books: Friday, July 17, 4:30 p.m., Meridian Library District, Cherry Lane. Eat some burgers and talk about this month’s read: “Me and Earl and the Dying Girl” by Jesse Andrews.
Summer Reading Program: through 8 p.m. July 31 at Rediscovered Bookstore. Go to www.RDBooks.org to register to read 20 minutes a day. Discover recommended books to read and prizes you can win.