I should have known that Betty, the librarian at the Musser Public Library in Muscatine, was up to something. There was a twinkle in her eye and she was wringing her hands suspiciously!

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She surprised me with an unexpected smooch on the cheek!

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Next, the whole audience was blowing me kisses. What was going on?

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It turns out she had secretly enrolled me in the Smooch-a-Frog Challenge. All the earlier kisses were just practice for the real thing!

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There were no kisses, smooches, or anything else unsavory at my next stop. The Morning Sun Public Library was so bright I needed to wear shades!

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Getting all my story time props up the giant flight of stairs was quite an adventure!

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Luckily, I had lots of little hands to help me bring everything in!

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It was another great day of reminding kids to turn their TVs off! Playing real sports is so much more fun than playing video game sports!

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Dan’s Wise Advice of the Day: Filling a swimming pool full of Jell-o might sound like a lot of fun, but once the flies and ants arrive, the fun will be over!