Happenings 5/26/2014

ChemistrySummer Reading Program Begins June 3
Fun activities and special events are planned for all ages, birth to senior citizens. Youth, “Fizz Boom Read,” and teens, “Spark a Reaction,” will explore a wide range of science-related topics while the Adults will examine science in literature and the arts in “Literary Elements.” Two very special events, a Magic Show and a Family Read-in-the-Park, will be offered in July. Other activities will occur throughout the program.

Registration for the program begins Tuesday, June 3. Adults registering during this week will be entered into a drawing for a gift certificate from Kring’s Greenhouse. Participation and events begin June 10. The program runs until August 2. Prizes will be awarded August 5. Plan to enjoy a summer of reading fun.

Book Station
The Book Station will be open June 7 for your browsing/buying pleasure. Thank you for the many donations being received at the library daily. Getting these items in now helps the Friends sort and prepare for the sale.

Sampler of Titles New to the Library
Large text titles: “The Adventures of Hauke Travis” by Eli Colter; “Black Notice” by Patricia Daniels Cornwell; “The Blood of renegades: the Loner” by J.A. Johnstone; and “Born to Trouble” by Nelson C. Nye.

The final titles of Lemony Snicket’s “A Series of Unfortunate Events” are now available on CD.

Additional titles may be viewed at “New Arrivals” in the catalog.

Baby—Pre-school Story Time
Story Times for Babies & Toddlers, and Pre-school & Kindergarten-aged children will be held each Friday of May at 10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Babies and Toddlers meet with Nancy Bostrom in the upstairs meeting room. The older children meet with Lora Poser-Brown in the downstairs youth area.