Kids Read, Kids Explore – James Kennedy

Kids READKids EXPLOREYou won’t want to miss this one! August 9th is our final Kids Read, Kids Explore get-together with an afternoon packed with fun. Starting at 12 with lunch and activities, then at 1 it’s JAMES KENNEDY reading from The Order of Odd-Fish, at 2 pm he will work exclusively with the Kids Read, Kids Explore participants in creating a new character, writing a scene and having fun with Dome of Doom.

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Kids Read, Kids Explore – Canal Trip


Update – the canal trip was fabulous. Check out the pictures and Mrs. Lincoln’s cake recipe.

Time for our second field trip. Meet Ms. Meridith and Ms Lynn at the Lock 16 Visitor’s Center for our afternoon in 1848. Space on the canal boat is limited, so confirm your registration with Ms Meridith or Ms Lynn.

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Kids Read, Kids Explore – Storyteller’s Workshop and Showcase

Kids READKids EXPLOREStoryteller’s Workshop and Showcase Day is here! Get ready for a fun day with Ms. Meridith and storyteller Mick Henneberry. Learn about getting ideas for a story and creating a creature. You will get a chance to write and practice your story for the evening showcase.

Be sure to invite your family and friends to hear you at the evening showcase.

The storyteller’s workshop is 2 – 5 pm, at 5 we’ll have food for the showcase participants, and the showcase begins at 6 pm

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Read Away Your Fines For Children

The library has begun program allowing children, 12 and under, to reduce their fines by reading at the library.  Wanting to support reading we are working to remove reading barriers. Read Your Fine Away removes one barrier by encouraging reading to decrease fines. Patrons 12 years and younger visit the library to read 15 minutes or longer. For each 15 minutes they read at the library, their fine is decreased a $1.00.

For more information or to register, ask Miss Lynn or Miss Meridith.

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