Waldron library plans summer reading program 7.1.09

Written by David Green.

Waldron area children are invited to “Be Creative” starting July 9 at the library’s summer reading program.

The program continues every from 2 to 3:30 p.m. ever Thursday through Aug. 13.

Food, crafts and games are planned along with a special guest each week.

July 9: Travis Horwath will speak and sidewalk painting is planned.
July 16: Mr. Stitt will teach about musical instruments.

July 23: Debbie Spencer will lead a class in cake decorating.

July 30: Karl Wiseheart will talk about bonsai gardening.

Aug. 6: Richard Draham from the Lost Nations Photo Club will take about photography.

Aug. 13: Vicky Hayes will lead a session on dance.

Children are urged to stop in at the library to sign up for the summer program.

DEVINE—Ann Arbor entertainer Kevin Devine will perform at 7 p.m. July 22 in the school’s multi-purpose room. Devine is a singer and song-writer known throughout the area for his lively concerts enjoyed by families.

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