Enjoy a little summer jazz music on Friday, June 20, 1 PM. Union Jazz Band Camp students will be performing a concert in the library that is open to the public and well worth the trip.
The June 23, 1 PM book discussion selection for adults is Little Wolves by Thomas Maltman. Little Wolves features the intertwining stories of a father searching for answers after his son commits a heinous murder, and a pastor’s wife who has returned to the town for mysterious reasons of her own. Pick up a copy of this book at the library and join us.
Register your child for Succeeding at Reading to make sure they read this summer. On Monday and Thursday afternoons K-5th graders can retain and improve reading skills by reading with volunteers. Call for times.
Rockets are the topic for the Curious Science Detectives program on Tuesday, June 24. Kids will launch a variety of rockets and learn about combustion. Register to join this free and fun hands-on learning session from 1-2 PM for K-2nd grade and 2:30-3:30 PM for 3rd-5th. Programs are presented by the Black Hawk Co. Extension 2014 STEM Library Tour. Check out our Facebook pictures!
Alice in Wonderland is the flick showing on Wednesday, June 25, at 1:15 PM. This is the 2010 version with Johnny Depp.
Register for the Library’s July Summer Reading Program. Beginning July 8, there will be evening programs and Friday crafts. Get your reading log now and start reading to earn prize tickets.
Consider applying for Hawkins Memorial Library Board of Trustees. Applicants must reside inside the city limits of La Porte City. This Board meets on the second Monday of the month at 5:00 PM. Deadline for applications is June 30, 2014.