Every year, Bookmans does something special to help kids have some awesome summertime fun. There is plenty of time for children to play video games and hit the pool. Bookmans wants to add another level of fun to their summer schedule with our free Summer Kids Events! Always fun, always free.

With amazing themes including animals, STEM/STEAM learning, puppets, and even live theater performances, kids will want to join Bookmans, again and again, all summer long! Each Bookmans store’s Summer Kids Events feature some of the most incredible local talents. Children will have an incredible opportunity to play, learn, and craft with some of their favorite local artists at our free Summer Kids Events!

Here is what is coming up this month at a Bookmans store near you!

Bookmans Mesa (1056 S. Country Club Dr. Mesa, AZ 85210)

Summer Kids: Mad Science of Arizona “Dinosaurs” – JUNE 1
Summer Kids: The Arizona Puppet Theater Presents “The Little Red Hen” – JUNE 8
Summer Kids: Puppeteering 101 with Stacey Gordon from “Sesame Street” – JUNE 15
Summer Kids: Jungle Jill’s Animal Adventures – JUNE 22
Summer Kids: Love Of Lego Party and Free Build – JUNE 29

Bookmans Phoenix (8034 N. 19th Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85021)

Summer Kids: Bonkers for Board Games – JUNE 2
Summer Kids: Reading Rodeo – JUNE 9
Summer Kids: Animal Adventures – JUNE 16
Summer Kids: Princess Elsa Storytime – JUNE 23
Summer Kids: Dinosaurs – JUNE 30

Bookmans Flagstaff (1520 S Riordan Ranch St., Flagstaff, AZ 86001)

Summer Kids: 2022 Pollination Festival at the Arboretum! – JUNE 12
Summer Kids: Pokemon Trading Cards Tournament – JUNE 18
Summer Kids: Clay Seed Bomb Making – JUNE 21
Summer Kids: Storytime with a Drag Queen – JUNE 23
Summer Kids: Radiant Art Face Painting – JUNE 24
Summer Kids: Telescope Making with Lowell Observatory – JUNE 25

Bookmans East (6230 E Speedway/Wilmot)
Summer Kids: Aeronautical Adventure – June 29th
Summer Kids: Lego Party – July 6th
Summer Kids: Clay Seed Bombs – July 13th
Summer Kids: Animal Friends – July 20th
Summer Kids: Mr. Nature’s Music Garden – July 27th

Bookmans Midtown (3330 E Speedway/Country Club)
Summer Kids: Aeronautical Adventure – June 20th
Summer Kids: Lego Party – July 7th
Summer Kids: Clay Seed Bombs – July 14th
Summer Kids: Animal Friends – July 21st
Summer Kids: Mr. Nature’s Music Garden – July 28th

Bookmans Northwest (3733 W Ina/Thornydale)
Summer Kids: Aeronautical Adventure – July 1st
Summer Kids: Lego Party – July 8th
Summer Kids: Clay Seed Bombs – July 15th
Summer Kids: Animal Friends – July 22nd
Summer Kids: Mr. Nature’s Music Garden – July 29th

Summer Kids Events fill up quickly, so be sure to arrive a little early to grab a spot at each event. Larger parties and classes/camps of children are welcome to participate. However, organizers will need to email [store]events@bookmans.com to inquire about available space at least one week before the event.