At 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 12, the Young Adult’s Summer Reading Program will include the read aloud entitled Wonder by R.J. Palacio followed by creating a cool sounding rain stick. All of the materials for this free program will be provided by the library. Students should keep reading the suggested books and logging them online. There are a variety of awesome prizes up for grabs.
Another program will be at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 12, in the Milford Community Center. The Friends of all 3 local libraries (Spirit Lake, Arnolds Park, MML) will be sponsoring Don and Dianne Kramer and their program called “Our Neighbors, The Amish.” This free program will feature information on 16 different topics about the Amish lifestyle and their beliefs. There will be an open discussion and real Amish treats.
Jump Start to Reading will be at 9:30 a.m. and Stories and Crafts: The Very Greedy Bee will be at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, July 13, at MML. Kids can read with adult volunteers and then stay around for a themed story and craft. Both programs are free, and all of the supplies will be provided by the library.
Lastly, adults can still be a part of the reading fun this summer by filling out an Adult SRP BINGO sheet by September 3. The sheets are available at the library, and there are a variety of ways to fill them out for a prize.