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The Temperature Rises!

Today, six fellow superheroes beckoned me to the Carroll Public Library!

A large crowd had randomly shown up to their building and they needed someone to entertain them!

Of course, while I had the attention of the audience, I convinced them to sign up for summer reading. And, in Carroll, summer reading means awesome sticker rewards!

With the emergency taken care of, I had to consult my sticky notes to remind me who I was supposed to visit next!

It turns out the Audubon [...]

The 2012 Reading Road Trip Begins!

This morning, when I arrived at my first stop of the summer, I found these five “Sleeping Beauties” at the Carroll Public Library!

I was kind of jealous of their naps because I had a hard time getting rest last night. I couldn’t sleep because I was worried my props wouldn’t work today! Luckily, they all worked perfectly!

We broke a Carroll Public Library attendance record with 509 people showing up to our two story times!

I received a wonderful surprise, too! It [...]

Duck and Cover!

As I found out this morning, the Carroll Public Library is home to many Championship Readers!

I also learned that families arrive to events so early that there is always time for a quick game of “Find-the-Geek!”

There was quite a rumble during story time as a train went through town. It was so loud, kids thought it was an earthquake and covered their heads!

All the commotion caused a family of super-heroes to stop in to see if there was a problem.

Later, [...]

  

College Savings Iowa 529 Plan

Funding for the 2014 Reading Road Trip
has been provided by the
College Savings Iowa 529 Plan.