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May 31, 2017 Library Newspaper Article for Eclipse


This Friday is the last day of school…and also our ‘Build a Better World’ Summer Reading Program Sign-up Day! Children going into grades K-6 may stop in at the library from 11:00-5:30 to register for the program, make a craft, and ‘build’ a sweet treat. Registration continues throughout the month of June.

New this year:  Adult and Teen Summer Reading Program Bingo Sheets! Stop in to pick up a Bingo sheet on June 2 or later, start meeting your summer reading challenges, and win a sweet treat.  Call the library with any questions at 319-346-2442. More details are also available on our website at: www.parkersburg.lib.ia.us

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New Fiction:   Trusting Grace by Maggie Brendan, A Dog’s Way Home by Bruce W. Cameron, Full Wolf Moon by Lincoln Child, Same Beach Next Year by Dorothea Benton Frank, Threads of Suspicion by Dee Henderson.

New Non- Fiction:   Eat That Frog! : 21 Great Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Get More Done in Less Time, by Brian Tracy.

New DVDs:   La La Land, A Monster Calls, Silence, Lion, Patriots Day.

Calendar of Events:

May 31   Wednesday Morning Story Time   10-11 am

(No Wed. am story times in June…please come to our summer reading programs at 11:00!)

June    5, 12, 19, 26   Clothes Closet     6:00-7:30 pm

June 2     Summer Reading Program Sign-up Day   11-5:30

June    7, 14, 21, 28 Wed. am Summer Reading Programs   11:00-12:00

June 12   Friends of the Parkersburg Library meeting   8:30 am

June 12   Brown Bag Book Club   12:00 Noon

June 13   Library Board Meeting   4:45 pm 


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