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Teens Enjoy Reading Club
Members of the Teen Summer Reading Club began meeting in the library's new Teen Reading Room in the basement of the library on May 22 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  The club will continue to meet for lunch on Tuesdays through June 12.
Library Challenges Patrons to Read, Vote
For Books On  "PBS Great American Read" List

No automatic alt text available.PBS has selected 100 books for its Great American Read list which is being featured on its eight-part series "The Great American Read" and the HoCo librarians are giving patrons the opportunity to read many of these books before voting for an individual favorite at the Great American Read website,

According to the PBS website the series which began in May and is available for streaming "explores and celebrates the power of reading, told through the prism of America's 100 best-loved novels (as chosen in a national survey).  It investigates how and why writers create their fictional worlds, how we as readers are affected by these stories, and what these 100 different books have to say about our diverse nation and our shared human experience."
Summer Library Reading Program to Show Youngsters that Libraries Rock!

Image result for libraries rock clip artsupply listReaders of all ages will explore all things ROCK this summer, from painting rocks and Missouri caves to all things musical, as part of the Summer Reading Program entitled Libraries Rock! which begins on Thursday, June 7 at 10 a.m. and again at 6 p.m. that evening.

Each event will take place every Thursday in June, and will be offered twice a day.  We will open early for a 10 a.m.  program and stay late for a 6 p.m. presentation as well.  Activities will include musical crafts, paint your own rocks, art projects and even a Kazoo band is planned.

The 2018 Summer Reading Program is open to young people, preschool through Young Adult, with programs, prize drawings, story times and a reading club.  The Summer Reading Program will end  with our Always Fun Street Fair on Saturday July 7.


All Summer programs are Free of Charge and are open to all children.  More information is available at your Library, 660-248-3348.

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Second graders (left) got their library cards during field trip to the library.
Kindergarteners (right)  learned about the letter L when they visited the Library
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Main Library Outreach Sites

9 - Noon Saturdays
11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Tuesday Through Friday
Armstrong Community Center
(ADC accessible)
2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
1st Wednesday
The Lodge
(ADC accessible)
2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
3rd Wednesday
New Franklin Senior Housing
(ADC accessible)
2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
4th Wednesday

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Fayette Festival of the Arts

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