The Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County
and branch libraries will celebrate the 2015 Summer Reading Program
from June through mid-July for all ages.
At the main library in Mount Vernon, the Be a Hero READ
Every Hero Has a Story Youth Summer Reading Program will host
the following program for children through grade 5 until July
Preschool Storytime-10:00 a.m. on Tuesdays
Baby Storyland-10:00 a.m. on Wednesdays
Scheduled elementary programs: 10:00 a.m. on Thursdays at
Y Sports Center, 200 W. Chestnut Street (parking available behind
July 9, 10:00 a.m. noon, Closing Party in parking lot
of main library
The Fredericktown Community Library will offer the Every Hero
Has a Story Summer Reading Program for all ages through July
The following programs will be held on Wednesdays at 1:00
p.m. at the Fredericktown Elementary School gym (note change
July 1: Bits and Bridles 4-H Club Super Hero Bracelets. Come
in from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the library.
July 8: Closing Party: Local Heroes & Their Vehicles,
3:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Free book for children who have read at least
12 books during summer reading program.
The Gambier Community Library will celebrate the Every Hero
Has a Story Summer Reading Program for all ages until July 8
every Wednesday at 10 a.m.:
July 8: Closing Party Children who completed their
reading goal will receive a free book. Come dressed as your favorite
The Danville Public Library will sponsor Every Hero has a
Story Summer Reading Program for all ages until July 9. The following
programs will be held on Thursdays at 1:00 p.m. at St. Lukes
July 9, Closing Party Come dressed as your favorite
hero. All children who completed their reading goal will receive
a free book.
All children who sign up for the summer reading program at
any of the four library locations will be eligible to attend
a Special Library Day at the Movies at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday,
June 25. Participants will enjoy a free showing of the movie
Despicable Me at the Premier UEC Theater, 11536 Upper Gilchrist
Rd. Dress up as a favorite character for fun
Escape the Ordinary Be Extraordinary will be the theme
of the Adult Summer Reading Program at the main library through
July 25. The first 150 participants to sign up at the main circulation
desk will receive a free tote bag and program packet and be eligible
for weekly and grand prize drawings. Additional packets and entry
forms will be available during adult programs in June-July.
All programs are free and open to the public. Sign up now
to win prizes.
For more information about any of these programs, contact
the main library at 740-392-BOOK (2665), the Danville Public
Library at 740-599-BOOK (2665), the Fredericktown Community Library
at 740-694-BOOK (2665), the Gambier Community Library at 740-427-BOOK
(2665), visit www.knox.net, or email email@example.com.