Missions
Our librarians have put together several activities, for a variety of challenges and levels. Complete an activity and you might unlock a more advanced one, and bragging rights, cool badges and maybe even a prize!

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1000 Books - 100 Things To Do Before Kindergarten

List of fun things to do with your child before they enter kindergarten.



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50 Pts

Captain's Log Challenge

Captain’s logs and ship’s logs have a rich history, and provide insight into how life on seafaring vessels went (and still go today). Continue this tradition by keeping track of what, where, and how you read this summer. 

Challenge yourself to complete at least five tasks from the list below. How many can you complete?

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Excellent Employee Recognition



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800 Pts

Homebound

Mission is specifically designed for Homebound patrons and not available to other Adult patrons.

Questions? Contact Amee.Odom@unioncountync.gov.


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Oceans of Fun

How much do you really know about the ocean? Here is your chance to test your knowledge with our ocean trivia quiz!

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Pirate Scavenger Hunt

Arrgh! Think you are ready to be a pirate? Can you find at least 5 pirate-themed items. Look around your house, the library, park, all around you!

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1200 Pts

Sea Stars Mission for an Ocean of Possibilities

Complete 15 activities in order to complete the Sea Stars Mission for an Ocean of Possibilities.Printed activity sheets are available at all library locations throughout Summer Learning from June 13th-August 15th.


Stop by the library once you have completed the mission or bring in your completed activity sheet to claim your prize!



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Small Business Passport

Celebrate Union County's small businesses!

Help us support local businesses by taking part in our small business passport. All completed entries will be entered to win one of three gift baskets (valued at $200) filled with goods from local small businesses.

To complete your passport, you need to do complete the activities in this mission. Activities include:

Shop/Eat local at three local businesses.

Visit one of our library locations and complete one of the activities. (sign up for a library card, renew a library card, check out a physical/digital item, attend a program,  or participate in Summer Learning.


Participating Businesses:

MONROE

923 Fabrics & Crafts

Alice Jules Coffeehouse

A Compassionate Touch Massage

Backstage Vintage

Dandelion & Friends Mercantile

East Frank Superette & Kitchen

The Faded Rose

Franklin Court Grille

Gingham Girl Cake Rolls and Creations

Grateful Breads

Home Brew Craft Beer & Smoothies

Jack Rabbit Salon & Boutique

M-Bellish

Oasis Sandwich Shop

The Pack Rat Antiques

Peddler's Paradise Monroe

S & S Salon

The Silver Lining

Southern Range Brewing Co.

Spiro's Hilltop Fish Fare & Steakhouse

Sweet Union Hemp Company

MINERAL SPRINGS

Carolina Kid Coders

Refinished Emporium

INDIAN TRAIL

Cake Affect

Cathy's Coffee

JoAnn's Flowers and Gifts

Kimberli's Place

Lanti Performing Arts

Party Starters

Sno-Ball Cabin

Sugar Creek Coffee Roasters

MARSHVILLE

Angel Creek Inspirations

Christy's Christian Corner

Marshville Rockstore BBQ

Ms. Allie's Cafe

Robin's Nest Florist

Southern Indigo Porch

Southern Sweet Treats

WINGATE

Collectibles & Moore

STALLINGS

Quilt Patch Fabrics

WAXHAW

Art Box Ceramics and Canvas

Blue Door Deli

Burney’s Sweets & More

Capricci's True Italian

The DreamChaser's Brewery

NoMa Hair & Skin Studio

Pelicans Snoballs of Waxhaw

Provisions Waxhaw

Pure CBD

Refresh Gift Shop

Stewart's Village Gallery

Sweet Repeats Resale & Boutique

Uptown Tea Shop

Virtuoso Breadworks

Waxhaw Antique Clock Shop

Waxhaw Antique Mart

Waxhaw Boba Tea

Waxhaw Escape

Welte's Antiques & More On Main



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100 Pts

Small Business Passport

Celebrate Union County's small businesses!

Help us support local businesses by taking part in our small business passport. All completed entries will be entered to win one of three gift baskets (valued at $200) filled with goods from local small businesses.

To complete your passport, you need to do complete the activities in this mission. Activities include:

Shop/Eat local at three local businesses.

Visit one of our library locations and complete one of the activities. (sign up for a library card, renew a library card, check out a physical/digital item, attend a program,  or participate in Summer Learning.



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100 Pts

Small Business Passport

Celebrate Union County's small businesses!

Help us support local businesses by taking part in our small business passport. All completed entries will be entered to win one of three gift baskets (valued at $200) filled with goods from local small businesses.

To complete your passport, you need to do complete the activities in this mission. Activities include:

Shop/Eat local at three local businesses.

Visit one of our library locations and complete one of the activities. (sign up for a library card, renew a library card, check out a physical/digital item, attend a program,  or participate in Summer Learning.



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40 Pts

Small Business Passport (Ages 16+)

Celebrate Union County's small businesses!

Help us support local businesses by taking part in our small business passport. All completed entries will be entered to win one of three gift baskets (valued at $200) filled with goods from local small businesses.

To complete your passport, you need to do complete the activities in this mission. Activities include:

Shop/Eat local at three local businesses.

Visit one of our library locations and complete one of the activities. (sign up for a library card, renew a library card, check out a physical/digital item, attend a program,  or participate in Summer Learning.



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