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Every June and July, the library hosts a Summer Reading program. All ages can participate, from babies to teens to grandparents. It’s easy to join, and readers can earn fun surprises, restaurant certificates, and free books as a reward for reading during the summer months.
PRIZES: After registration, you will receive a Reading Log aka “Dirt Docket.” Read and complete activities to earn tickets to enter in drawings. Prize drawings will be displayed at the library during Summer Reading and awarded at the end of the summer. Reading Logs must be completed by Friday, July 19th at 1:00 pm.
SUMMER ADULT BOOK CLUB
Books are available to pick up at the front desk. New members always welcome!
Tuesday June 18th
Noon & 6:00 pm
The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
Tuesday, July 16th
Noon & 6:00 pm
Wicked by Gregory Maguire
ADULT CRAFT WORKSHOP
River Rock Trivets
Thursday, June 20th at 6:00 pm
Made of natural stone and cork, these trivets will add a stylish design to your tabletop. For ages 14+. Please call 456-9181 or visit the library to register. Payment due in advance. Cost $1 per person.
The Sternberg Family: Pioneers of Modern Paleontology
Monday, June 10th 6:00 pm
Michael J. Everhart is an adjunct curator of paleontology at the Sternberg Museum of Natural History and author of the book, Oceans of Kansas. He will discuss paleontology field techniques and share original photography documenting Kansas specimens, including giant mosasuars, plesiosaurs, and pterosaurs.