Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Libraries end summer reading programs

Posted: Friday, July 18, 2014

Huntington City-Township Public Library invites summer reading club participant’s ages birth to grade six to help celebrate the end of Fizz Boom READ! The celebration marks the end of this year’s summer reading program.

The main library will host a two-day carnival for all reading club participants, birth to grade six, who have reached the first level in their club. This includes participants who have read at least six books in the preschool – picture book club, or have read at least four books for the chapter book club. The carnival will be held on Thursday, July 24 from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., and continue on Friday, July 25 from 10 a.m. to Noon. No registration required.

Summer reading club participants are welcome to come anytime between the hours listed on the day most convenient for them. Free tickets for games will be awarded at the door. Parents are invited to bring a camera to take fun photos of their kids in action. Those unable to attend the carnival may pick up their prize packets in the Children’s Department. Prize packets may be picked up in the Children’s Room on or after Monday, July 26.  Prize packets must be picked up by 5 p.m. on Saturday, August 30.  For more information, call the library at (260) 356-0824.

The Markle Branch Library invites summer reading participants ages birth to 18 who have read at least one book for credit in the summer reading program to a celebration and wrap-up party at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 19. The party will include games, activities, and parents are invited to bring a camera for fun photos. Summer reading club members may pick up any remaining prizes at the Markle branch on or after Monday, July 21. All prizes must be picked up by noon on Saturday, August 30. For more information, call the Markle branch at (260) 758-3332.