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The 2014 Reading Road Trip Library Stops!

Here are the libraries I’ll be visiting this summer during my 2014 Reading Road Trip!

Akron
Allison
Alta
Ames
Ankeny
Bettendorf
Bloomfield
Bondurant
Boone
Burlington
Carroll
Cedar Falls
Cedar Rapids
Charter Oak
Clarence
Clive
Coralville
Corning
Council Bluffs
Cushing
Davenport
De Witt
Decorah
Des Moines
Donnellson
Dubuque
Evansdale
Fort Atkinson
Fort Dodge
George
Graettinger
Humeston
Independence
Iowa City
Iowa Falls
Johnston
Lake Mills
Lewis
Livermore
Maquoketa
Marion
Marshalltown
Mason City
Maynard
Mount Ayr
Muscatine
Nashua
Nevada
Newton
Ocheyedan
Ottumwa
Pella
Perry
Richland
Rockwell City
Shenandoah
Sibley
Sioux Center
Swaledale
Tabor
Washington
Waterloo
Waukon
Waverly
Whiting
Williamsburg
Wilton
Winterset

Reading Road Trip 2013!

If you missed this summer’s 2013 Reading Road Trip story time, I’ve uploaded the full show for your enjoyment!

That’s All, Folks!

My hair almost popped out of my head this morning when I realized today was the final day of the 2013 Reading Road Trip!

Why am I always the only one without a hat when hair starts popping out? You would think my friends at the Iowa City Public Library would hook me up with something to protect my fuzzy noggin.

Being it was the last day of my tour, things got a little bit crazy!

But, we still made sure all [...]

Reverse the Bandshell?

This morning, the Waukee Public Library had prepared for me a giant obstacle course with a jungle adventure theme! My first quest was to get across the treasure room by only stepping on the correct stones!

Of course, I stepped on the wrong stone, fell through the floor, and ended up almost getting eaten by an elephant!

Next, I barely escaped being mauled by a tiger!

I eventually made it through all their challenges and performed story time for the locals. However, it [...]

The Day it Rained Shovels!

Perhaps I should not have stopped to take a drink from that broken water main on my way to the Coralville Public Library!

The construction workers attempting to fix the underground pipes were not amused.

However, it was easy to mend fences with them when I discovered it was a giant frog that was gumming up the plumbing! I coaxed him out with a friendly smooch and a promise of a fun story time!

And we definitely had a FUN story time!

Later in [...]

College Savings Iowa 529 Plan

Funding for the 2013 Reading Road Trip
has been provided by the
College Savings Iowa 529 Plan.