WAYNE – Book challenge sheets are now available at the Wayne Public Library as the Youth Summer Reading Challenge began on July 11.
According to a release from the Wayne Public Library, make sure to stop by the library (410 Pearl Street) to pick up your book challenge sheet. Youth who read specific books will earn tickets towards grand prize bundles as the challenge will run until August 8.
Amy Topp with the Wayne County Extension office will again offer programming at the library. On Wednesday, June 13 at 11 a.m. youth in kindergarten through second grade are invited. Also, those in third and fourth grade may attend at 1 p.m. for programming with Amy Topp.
A second teen 3D printing class will be offered at 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 14 in the computer lab for those 13 and up. If interested, you must sign up beforehand and have a parental consent form signed to use the 3D printer. A final teen 3D printing class will be offered on July 28 also at 2 p.m. The 3D prints will be shown off in the hallway display case during the month of August.
Other monthly events will include the ‘Traditional Book Club’ meeting on Tuesday, July 26 at 6:30 p.m. in the library conference room discussing ‘Anatomy of a Scandal’ by Sarah Vaughan; ‘Crescent Moon Wreath Craft Night’ on Tuesday, July 19 at 6:30 p.m. (must register to participate) in the back of the library as well as the Needle Night Group will be offered each Thursday night at 6:30 p.m.
Close out the month of July with an 80s Trivia Night at Johnnie Byrd’s on Friday, July 29 at 7 p.m. Costumes and themed costume groups are highly encouraged. Stop by or call the library at 402-375-3135 to register your team of four. Space is limited, so first-come, first-serve. Awards will also be given to trivia winners and best costumes.
Library hours include Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Friday from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Saturday between 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Again, call the Wayne Public Library at 402-375-3135 with any questions, visit cityofwayne.org/82/library or like Wayne Public Library on Facebook for more information.