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Duck Pool of Fortune!

After a night of thunder and lightning it was time for fun in the sun with the staff of the Sanborn Public Library.

Story time was held in a very awesome place, the middle school gymnasium!

I assembled a team of the finest beach ball athletes in the state.

Of course, they all wanted an autograph from their captain.

Next I set sail for fun and adventure at the Inwood Public Library.

They had a fabulous duck pool of fortune. Draw a duck and win [...]

2010 Reading Road Trip Sites Announced!

It’s official.  Here are the 63 cities I will be visiting during the 2010 Reading Road Trip!


Council Bluffs - June 7 at 9 and 10 a.m
Hamburg - June 8 at 10 a.m.
Essex - June 8 at 1 p.m.
Lenox - June 9 at 10 a.m.
Lamoni - June 9 at 1:30 and 2:30 p.m.
Murray - June 10 at 10 a.m.
Moulton - June 10 at 2 p.m.
Schleswig - June 14 at 10 a.m.
Kimballton - June 14 at 1:30 p.m.
Storm Lake - June 15 [...]

Does Anyone Know a Good Barber?

The Sanborn Public Library attracted lots of families today for story time.  We had to move the event to the gymnasium next door to make room!

The librarians there do love their hats!

The kids love hats too!

They love hats so much that they even sing campfire songs about them!

I’ll need to remember some of those tunes they taught me next time I go camping.

Later, in the afternoon, story time filled the basement of the Orange City Public Library.

Becky Bilby, one of my favorite librarians, works [...]