wisdom of the world is on the bookshelf, read by few, understood
by few who read, and acted on by few who read and understand."
Dr. Bob Wolverton
Summer Reading 2014
Vice President– Amy Wills
Betty Lynn Hunt
Norma Jean Smith
Children's Summer Reading Program
"Fizz Boom Read"
June 2 Registration begins
July 22 Reading logs due
June 11 10 am Animal tales of Kentucky
June 18 10 am Reflections of the Universe with Mr. Edwin Faughn, French Camp Observatory
June 25 10 am Puppets of Praise
Performance singing and reading in the Library. They'll be using songs, skits, and maybe even the audience.
July 2 10 am Bugs, Beetles & More with Dr. John Guyton, MSU's Entomology Department
July 9 10 am Underground Mississippi with Dr. James Brown, MSU Archaeology Department
July 16 10 am "Fizz Boom Read" Science Experiments with Joseph Decker, Extension Department
July 22 10 am The Snake Man, Terry Vandeventer, with reptiles and snakes
July 29 Ice Cream Party for children who complete the Summer Reading Program!
Tuesdays 10 am Tiny Tots Story Time: interactive story & craft for little ones from birth to age 3
Thursdays 10 am Preschool Story Time: stories, songs, and creative crafts for you 3 to 6 year old.
Tuesdays 4 pm FBI Book Club for kids in grades 4 through 6
Teen Summer Reading Program
"Spark a Reaction"
May 19 Signup begins
July 31 Reading logs due
May 27 3 pm Post-It Wars
May 29 3 pm Zombie Prom
June 6 2 pm Fault in Our Stars movie release party for teens
June 11 2 pm Dance performance Entincelle
June 14 2 pm Peace Corps Speaker
June 20 2 pm Superman's Crash Landing Anniversary
June 24 4 pm Art Exhibit Opening with T.K. Martin Center and Teen Artists
July 12 2 pm Peace Corps Speaker
July 18 1:30 pm Sun Photography (Cyanotypes)
July 22 3 pm Cosplay Contest
August 1 and 2 8 pm Lock-In/Prize Drawing for teens who complete their reading logs!
Tuesdays, June 3, 10, 17 3 pm Guerilla Art Workshop artists show art at Exhibit opening June 24.
Wednesdays, June 25, July 9, 16, 23, 30 4 pm Diversity Book Club, new title each week!
Thursdays, June 5, 12, 19 3 pm Eureka! Science Club. Members can take a tour of AT Lab, June 26.
Saturdays, July 12, 19, 26 10 am Improv Workshop prep for live performance July 26.
Young Adult Librarian