We had a great time ending the Summer Reading Program with a party last weekend. Summer Reading Program was a success! Thank you to all who participated in our program this summer, and congratulations to all of the prize winners.
Lollapalooza is in just a few days, running from August 3 to August 6. While we can’t go to Lolla, we brought a bit of Lolla to the library. Stop in and check out some bands that performed at previous Lollapaloozas, spanning over a decade and a half at this point!
Thanks Michelle Nichols of the Adler Planetarium for sharing your knowledge with us in preparing for the big event August 21st! Come in and check out some of our books to prepare for this historical event.
Malala Yousafzai, youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner and activist for girls’ education, recently graduated high school. After a miraculous recovery from a gun shot wound, she has become a global symbol for peaceful protest. Learn more about her amazing journey from her autobiography, I Am Malala: the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban, located in our Teen Non-fiction section.
We had a great turnout for our recent visit from the Coal Black Exotic Reptile Show! We got to learn about and pet all sorts of snakes, turtles, lizards, and even a scorpion. The event was so big we might just have to have them back again sometime, maybe with two separate shows. https://www.facebook.com/CoalBlackXotics/