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Summer Reading Ends July 31

Summer Reading at the Adams County Public Library wraps up July 31. Join us for our final events of Summer Reading! Don’t forget to bring your completed reading logs to the library and collect your prizes at the desk. Logs must be turned in by July 31 to participate in the Grand Prize drawings.

Teens who participated in Summer Reading at the West Union Library can join Tosh for a pizza party on Monday, July 31 at 12:00 p.m. Come celebrate our final summer reading activity, and turn in your completed reading logs to enter the Grand Prize Drawing! Don’t forget to collect your Summer Reading completion prize at the library desk.

Readers of all ages, join Deborah at the Manchester Library for the Summer Reading Grand Finale at the Manchester Library on Monday, July 31 at 12:30 p.m. We’ll build bottle rockets and launch them outside in the lawn, eat ice cream, and celebrate the final event of Summer Reading. Bring your completed reading logs, and collect prizes at the desk! If you have tracked your Summer Reading online in Beanstack, don’t forget to add your final reading, and ask staff to look up your account and issue your prizes. You can also enter the activities you completed this summer to earn additional prizes.

On Tuesday, August 1, join Sherry at the Peebles Library for a Summer Reading Cookout. We’ll share hotdogs, chips, and pop in the lawn behind the library, and announce the winners of the Grand Prize Drawings. Summer Reading logs must be turned in to the library by July 31 to participate in the drawing, and will not be accepted on August 1. The drawing will be held on July 31. For more information, call Sherry at 937-587-2085.

Free Lunch at the Library for kids age 18 and under wraps up Thursday, July 27. Thank you to Manchester Local Schools, who prepare and deliver lunches to the libraries daily, as part of the USDA’s Summer Nutrition program.

The Adams County Public Library thanks the many local businesses who donated prizes to support Summer Reading, including Frisch’s Big Boy, Taco Bell, McDonald’s, The Greene Beanery, United Dairy Farmers, Serpent Mound, Ohio Parks Service, Giovanni’s Pizza, Snappy Tomato Pizza, B.K. Scoops, Moyer Winery, Wayside Inn, Eight Ball Restaurant, Special Touch Floral Design, Giovanni’s, the Friends of the Manchester Library, the Friends of the North Adams Library, the Friends of the West Union Library, and the Peebles Magazine Club. Thank you for your support!