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Thursday, July 30, 2015

Share That Book!

Get Comfortable - Offer youth soft mats or pillows to sit on. 
Give them blankets to snuggle up in on cold days, or sit near a 
cool breeze when the weather is warm. Let them have a snack
or drink before you start. 
Remove Distractions - Make your reading spot as quiet as 
possible so your youngster can focus on the story. Turn off 
the TV and computer......enjoy this time together.  
Encourage Participation - Kids just may enjoy reading 
more when they’re invited to join in. Let them take turns 
choosing a book and turning the pages. If there’s repetition 
in a story, challenge them to recite the key phrases with you. 
Keep it Appropriate - If your kids have trouble following the
language or plot of a story, it may be too difficult for them. 
Look for books that are closer to their reading levels. 
Tip: Ask a librarian or your child’s teachers for suggestions.

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Favorite Ball Parks

  "Where's Your Favorite Ball Park?"

It's summer time and baseball teams
are playing all over the country.  
At Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri
(pictured above) you can watch a game and
at the same time, have a great view of The Arch!  

Simply click the LISTEN button to
have this or any Wonderopolis story
read aloud to you or your audience.

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

7th Program Tuesday July 21st

Today's the
final session of the Summer Reading Program!

 Special guests are the
talented members of The
Hawf Street Band.

Tuesday, July 21, @11:00 a.m

                Party/Hawf Family String Band  
Holiday World ticket drawing
Lawrence Public Library-Community Room 

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

6th Program Thursday July 16

This week The Madcap Puppets
are performing at the Library's
Summer Reading Program! 

Thursday, July 16, @ 2:00 p.m.
      Madcap Puppets – “Once Upon a Clock"             
Lawrenceville High School auditorium

Monday, July 6, 2015

5th Program Thursday July 9th

This week the guests at the
Summer Reading Program

are going to be........."wild!"
      Thursday, July 9, @1:00 p.m.      
Animal Tales-“Animal Avengers”                  
Lawrence Public Library-Community Room     

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Keep 'Em Supplied

Everyone needs a grandparent like this.

"Oh No! 
Grandma found a used book store. 
Six books in her arms and still looking.
This could be awhile!!!"
                                                    ~Grandchild in Tow