WAYNE – With students returning to school in August, the Wayne Public Library will still be offering summer activities leading up to the first day of school along with evening events throughout the month.
According to the August Newsletter, a special Summer Reading Program (SRP) will take place on Wednesday, August 4. Little tots and elementary-aged kids can join music teacher Brandi Kolbeck at 9:30 and 11 a.m. from Bressler Park pending weather.
SRP for Junior High and High School students will also be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, August 5 at the library. The Summer Reading Program reading challenge will end for both youth and adult patrons on Friday, August 6 as this will be the last day to turn in or submit your reading logs to be eligible for coupons and rewards. The SRP finale will be on Wednesday, August 11 while an art party and snacks for all ages will be at 1 p.m. in the library.
The monthly adult coloring event will be on Tuesday, August 10 at 6 p.m. Needle nights have returned each Thursday at 6:30 p.m. from the library while Toddler Time with Kim at the library will resume at 10 a.m. on Wednesday’s and Thursday’s in September.
Other events include ‘Tie-Die Bleaching’ on Thursday, August 5 at 6 p.m. and join library staff for ‘Chalk the Walks’ at the Wayne Public Library all day long on Tuesday, August 17.
The book club will also be meeting on Tuesday, August 31 at 6 p.m. in the library conference room. This month’s discussion book will be ‘The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America’s Shining Women’ by Kate Moore.
Wayne Public Library hours are 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. on Friday’s and between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Saturday’s. Contact the library at 402-375-3135 or stop by at 410 Pearl Street.