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Road Construction? Noooooooo!

When I woke up this morning, I looked out the window and was fully expecting to see boats and submarines floating by. After yesterday’s weather, anything was possible!

But, no! The sun had finally returned and it was time to celebrate!

And, wowza, the crowds at the Ottumwa Public Library were a good reason for celebrating as well!

But, the best reason for a celebration on this day? There was a girl who was commemorating her birthday by coming to story time. She [...]

Is it a Museum? Is it a Courthouse? No, it is a Library!

My morning started out in a library that was so beautiful, I thought I had been transported to some sort of a fancy museum or courthouse!

It turns out it was the AWESOME Drake Public Library in Centerville!

One of the grand prizes for their summer reading initiative is a brand new bike!

And, the only ways to win the big prizes are to read a lot and to practice Clifford’s Big Ideas!

It’s a big week for my friends at the Humeston Public [...]

Dan Wardell Sets a New Record!

Last Thursday I set a new record - ten story times in one day!But that wasn’t the week’s only excitement!On Tuesday I ventured to the Humeston Public Library!

I almost couldn’t find the library because main street was under construction!

I was greeted by kids of all ages!

I always love my visits to small towns!

Wednesday was a day to rest, and then my marathon beganearly Thursday morning at Jefferson Elementary!

There I was asked to use my super powers tohelp these two ladies [...]