Check It Out Go BUGGY & Catch the Reading Bug at VPL By Anne Marshall
Vermillion Public Library Mr. Twister will visit the library featuring a buggy balloon show at 1:30 p.m. on June 30 with Deron Ruesch and the Worm Tunnel starting at 2:15 p.m. Buggy Arts & Crafts are offered on Tuesday, July 1 starting at 1:30 p.m. Children under five years old must be accompanied by an adult. The video Pinocchio will play on Wednesday, July 2 beginning at 1:30 p.m.�? This film runs for 88 minutes. The Book Beetles Reading Club is scheduled for Thursday, July 3 at 1:30 p.m.�? This group is age appropriate for first and second grades students.�? There will be a book discussions and â�?�?read-out-loudsâ�? as a group.�? Reading out loud is encouraged but not required. No registration is necessary for this program. The Reading Arachnids Club, for third through fifth graders is on Thursday, July 10 starting at 3 p.m. Registration is required and space is limited.�? Please call ahead to see if there is an opening at 677-7060. Arthropod Adventures is a program for children going on vacation. Participants may check out an insect buddy to take with them on their trip. The stuffed insect includes a special postcard the child may mail back to the library to tell us about their adventure.�? The insects will also be available for â�?�?adoptionâ�? at the Closing Party in July. For more information on all programs, visit the Summer Reading Program page on the libraryâ�?�?s Website at http://vpl.sdln.net/summer.htm. Library Announcements The VPL Classic Film Festival will be held on Thursday nights in July.�? The movies will be shown in the Community Room of the library with no cost and free popcorn.�? For more information please call the library at 677-7060. An adult computer class, Introduction to EBay, Facebook, and YouTube, is scheduled for Thursday, July 3 in the morning and evening.�? This class will familiarize participants with social and commercial networks. Please pre-register for these sessions as space is limited. For more information call the library at 677-7060. The library will be closed on Friday, July 4 and Saturday, July 5 in honor of Independence Day.�? It will reopen on Monday, July 7 at 10 a.m.�? Materials may be returned to the book and A/V drops located on the south side of the building by the entrance to the parking lot. DearReader.com Book Club The DearReader.com Book Club offers many selections to Internet patrons.�? Each book runs for five days, Monday through Friday.�? Some genres offer selections every other week.�? Check out this service by registering at the libraryâ�?�?s Web site, http://vpl.sdln.net and clicking on the book club icon. Online patrons can also find the club at www.supportlibrary.com/su/su.cfm?x=470596 . The following selections for the week of June 30 are: Audio book:�? The Winter of Frankie Machine, by Don Winslow. Business: Do the Right Thing, by James F. Parker. Fiction: Firefly Lane, by Kristen Hannah. Good news: A Proper Pursuit, by Lynn Austin. Horror: The Taken, by Sarah Pinborough. Mystery: The Hidden Assassins, by Robert Wilson. Non-fiction: The Zookeeperâ�?�?s Wife: A War Story, by Joan Wickersham. Pre-pub: Faking Grace, by Tamara Leigh. Romance: Hot Wheels and High Heels, by Jane Graves. Science fiction: The Dreaming Void, by Peter F. Hamilton. Teen: The Hollow People, by Brian Keaney.
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