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July 8, 2013

LIBRARY NEWS: 'Adventure' in store in Goshen

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Milford

Public Library

101 N. Main St., 658-4312

Dial-A-Story, 658-9540

www.milford.lib.in.us

Summer Story Time


Families are invited to Summer Story Time sessions Fridays at 11 a.m. Register at the children’s desk.

Upcoming program themes include “Farm Animals,” “Growing Things” and “Families.” Each family attending a Story Time will be given a new book.

Summer Reading Program

Malea Vanlaningham will be the guest storyteller at the library Friday at 11 a.m. Vanlaningham’s theme will be “Favorite Foods.”

Knitting club

The next evening knitting club session is set for Thursday at 6 p.m. Participants should provide their own supplies.

Whisper the dog

Whisper the dog will be at the library Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon. Children can read to Whisper for 20 minutes. Sign-up in the children’s department.  

E-books

Books and audio books can be downloaded from the library website at www.milford.lib.in.us Click on the library catalog button and then E-Indiana Overdrive.   

Dial A Story

Call Dial A Story at 658-9540 to hear this week’s story.

Syracuse

Public Library

115 E. Main St., 457-3022

www.syracuse.lib.in.us

‘Gametruck’


Children in the “Dig into Reading Program” who have read for three weeks will have a ticket to play video games when the “Gametruck” comes to the library Tuesday. Later in the day, teens in the “Beneath the Surface” reading program who have read four books will have a ticket to play video games.

Craft activity

Wednesday from 2 to 4 p.m., “crafty” library patrons are invited to make bookmarks to give away as presents for other people who read in the Syracuse library. Paper, glue and printing tools will be provided.

Book club

Members of the Adult Book Club will meet Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. The public is invited to join the roundtable discussion focused on a story by neurologist Lisa Genova.

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