What’s Happening at the Library
Rosalie’s Morning Book Club is reading The Postmistress by Sarah Blake. They will meet July 24 at 10:00 a.m. The Morning Club is not meeting in August.
Kim’s Evening Book Club is reading Calling Me Home by Julie Kibler. They will meet Tuesday, August 15th at 6:30.
The Friends of the Library Book Sale News:
Lincoln High School past yearbooks are $1.00 each for a limited time! Check out the new price sheets.
Summer Reading program winding down!
The Lincoln High School Marching Band came and played! Our last Wacky Wednesday was full of music! It was a wonderful finale to our 2017 summer reading program. Thanks to Mr. Jackson and his crew for a great time!
Marilyn Schunk provided her famous snow cones afterwards. It was a fun afternoon at the library!
Alicia Crisswell also came from Richmond with her “Blocks” on Monday, July 10. She explained to the evening folks how Block Play can help children in their learning. Stations were set up and children were able to participate!
Prizes, prizes prizes!
The numbers this year have been fantastic!
117 Adults read 613 books, 62 Teens read 541 books, 63 Third – Fifth graders read 678 books and 100 preschoolers – 2nd grade read 1,761 books. Totaling 342 Readers and 3,593 books. Last year’s total was 215 Readers and 2,442 books! Great job everyone!!
Our prize winners this year are:
Most books Read: Adults, Kathy Short, 54 books, Teens, Lilly Moffitt, 61 books, Grades 3-5, Aislyn Bishop, 96 books and Preschool -2nd, Joel Cornett, 125 books.
Congratulations to all our lucky prize drawing winners:
Adults, Amy Carver #9 Grill & Carvers, Erica Terhaar, $50 Cutshaws, Diane Canterbury $50 cash.
Teens, Bailey Puckett, $50 Amazon Card, Elijah Brane $50 Steam Card, Brooke Dutkiewicz $50 cash
Grades 3-5, Kailey Parsley, Legos, Joey Thompson, Scooter, Sydney Gerkin, $50 cash,
Preschool – 2nd grade, Lucy Ott, Legos, Mason Rose, Scooter, Penelope Steffee, $50 Toys R Us card.
Congratulations to all!