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What’s Happening at the Library

Four Bears!

Our next Paws for Reading session will start Thursday, July 18th  at 1:15 p.m.  Children in pre-K through 5th grade can sign up for a 15 minute session to read to a retired guide or therapy dog with the expert guidance of trainer Jill Moore.  The last session in July will start Thursday, July 25th at 1:15 p.m. Paws for Reading will help children practice their reading skills, and pre-readers are also welcome to participate with a parent or caregiver reading to the child.  To sign up for your spot, call the library at 765-478-3335.


Mother Goose on the Loose at 10:30 a.m. most Tuesdays is a fun way to begin learning pre-literacy skills for toddlers and preschoolers.  Join us for stories, rhymes, songs, music, movement, flannel boards, friends, and more with Ms. Kim.

Morning Book Club meets Monday, July 22nd at 10:00 a.m. to discuss Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng.


Tuesday, July 23rd at 4:00 p.m. is the date for our next Board of Trustees’ meeting.  Board meetings are open to the public.


Last week, we added two new bestsellers, three new movies, four new children's books, and nine other new books to the collection.  The new bestsellers this week are "Searching for Sylvie Lee: A Novel" and "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows." The new movies this week are "Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen," "Transformers," and "Mission Impossible."

For everyone who enjoys the magic of illusion and appreciates the spectacle of sleight of hand, we have a treat for you!  On Wednesday, July 17th at 2:00 p.m., we welcome MAGICIAN Perry Warren for a fun show called, “Take Me to Your Reader.”  Schunck’s Concessions will be on hand to refresh us with tasty snow cones after the program.


The spectacular Lincoln Marching Band will perform their State Fair Program on Wednesday, July 24th at 2:00 p.m.! We will have an ice cream social following the performance.


July 31st is the last day to turn in your reading slips to enter the drawings for some truly great prizes in the Summer Reading Program.  It’s not too late to sign up!  You still have a couple of weeks to read, read, read!

Summer reading 2019

Sunny Canterbury and 30 other young people painted moon rocks at the library last week. We have some budding artists in Cambridge City!