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2017 Summer Reading Program
June 17 – August 19

2017 Summer Reading Program <br /> June 17 – August 19

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reading challenge and prizes now!

Kids Create Art
Forks Branch Library

clay fish used as candy dish with jelly beans in its wide mouth

This summer at the Forks Branch kids can create art in a series of workshops for children. These fun introductory art workshops take place from 3pm to 4:30pm the first Thursday of each month from July through August.

Each Kids Create Art session will offer participants an opportunity to explore various artistic materials.
Workshops are recommended for ages 7 to 12.
Due to limited class sizes, pre-registration is required.

Summer Schedule

  • August 3 —
  • Young artists will have an opportunity to work with pencils, paints, print blocks and rollers to create a pop-art-styled, multi-imaged animal print.


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Paws to Read
Forks Branch Library

Paws to Read

Practice your reading skills with Tally the therapy dog! Children can build their reading skills and find encouragement and reading success by reading aloud to dogs that are trained to listen and be attentive. Tally and her trainer are members of the Olympic Gentle Paws.

Wednesday, July 12,   2:30pm to 3:30pm
Thursday, August 3,   3:30pm to 4:30pm
Friday, September 8,   11am to 12pm