A little over half-way through documenting this view of the Lester Public Library each morning for one year. Please follow this LINK to view the entire set to date. For maximum enjoyment of the project, once on the flickr set, click on 'view as slideshow' in the upper right hand side.
Yesterday's 'Hands on Water Science' was fun for everyone involved (check out these PHOTOS).
Our Wednesday lineup for the rest of the summer: Wednesday, August 4 1:30 PM
Join us for an afternoon of “Fishtank Tales” with Hands 2 Grow Puppets.Hands 2 Grow Puppets use Muppet-style puppetry to share its unique message. The performance will include a variety of puppets performing songs and skits as well as audience participation.Hands 2 Grow Puppets will delight audiences of all ages, no registration required. Wednesday, August 11 1:30 PM Join us outside the library for an afternoon of wet and wild fun.Wear your swimsuits and grab your towels for an afternoon of wet and wild fun!Join us for a variety of games and activities outside the library guaranteed to get you wet.This program is geared for school-aged children, no registration is required.In the case of rain, this program will be canceled.
Wednesday, August 18 1:00-4:00 PM
Save your book bucks to use at the carnival!Giant inflatables, games, crafts, snacks and more!Tickets will also be available for $.25 each or 5 for $1.00.
Lester Public Library has installed two new self-check out machines, one by the front door and one in Youth Services. Please give them a try. Don't be shy, staff are ready willing and able to assist you!
Join us for a terrific, scientific exploration concerning the most common, mysterious & unique substance on the planet—WATER, and its intimate relations to all living things.This is a highly participatory program with lots of fun for the whole family.No registration required.
In addition to the library’s reading program you can also participate in Fang’s Reading Club.During the month of July, earn a free ticket to the Sunday, August 15 1:05 PM Timber Rattlers Baseball Game.Keep track of the time you read and make your way around the bases earning prizes along the way.Hit a home run by reading 8 hours and a free ticket is yours!Sign up at the Youth Desk beginning Monday, June 28.This program runs until Saturday, July 31. Those participating in the program will receive a free ticket and will also be given the chance to purchase additional tickets at $6.50 a ticket.This program is for students entering K- 5th.
Thursday, July 8 2:30 PM - How’s your stomach?Do you think you could eat Sardines? Anchovies? Could you drink a glass of clam juice?How about chocolate covered tuna? Come compete with other teens in 6th-12th grade in the library’s Edible Fear Factor:Seafood Edition—I Dare You!Prizes will be awarded to the teen that can eat (and keep down) anything.Please register by stopping by the Youth Desk.
Check out the 2008 competition by following this LINK.