Registration for "Dig Into Reading" begins on Tuesday, June 18. The first 25 children who register will each receive one free raffle ticket. All registrees will receive a Reading Time Log and will earn one free raffle ticket for every two hours they read. Baskets and crates will be on display through mid August.
Events will continue throughout the summer and are as follows:
June 27 at 10:30 a.m. - Rockin' Ron, the Friendly Pirate
July 1 at 10:30 a.m. - Wiggly Worms & Fly Fishing with Tom Deck
July 2 at 10:30 a.m. - StoryWalk Opening Day Celebration at Manchester Rec
July 14 at 1 p.m. - Jumpin' at the Manchester Gym
July 18 at 10:30 a.m. - Olive Olympics with Kelly & Her Agility Dog, Olive
July 25 at 10:30 a.m. - Author visit with Gordon McClellan
Aug. 1 at 10:30 a.m. Rock the Library with the Music by Jake Geppert
Aug. 7 at 6:30 p.m. - PJ story time and stuffed animal sleepover
Aug. 8 at 10:30 a.m. - Closing.
Mark Skinner Library's StoryWalk is a community partnership between the Mark Skinner Library and the Manchester Parks and Recreation Department and will remain up through mid August. It combines time outdoors while at the same time promoting literacy.