Lots of great activities will be happening at the library throughout the summer. Here are just a few of them.

Beginning June 1, youth ages 12-18 may read books for chances to win great prizes that will be drawn for weekly. Prizes include $50 cash, a $20 In His Hands gift certificate, a package of 4 tickets to the movie Eclipse, and an IPod Touch 8 GB.

June 4- The “Imagine That” Crew is “Gonna have a Splish Splash’n Good Time” at the library. There will be two identical shows: one at 10:00 am and one at 1:00 pm.

June 7-One special program especially for the youth ages 12-18 is a release party for the new Twilight book, The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner at 10:30 am. The book copy of this book will be released on Friday, June5, and the online version will be released on Monday, June 7. We will have a Twilight themed party with refreshments and a Twilight themed costume contest. The winner will receive a book copy of the new  book. Computers will be set aside for youth to read the online release of the new book.

June 8-Leona from “Between the Lions” will be visiting with us at 2:30 pm. Leona is coming courtesy of WLJT-TV, your local PBS station.

June 11-Chris Rumble will be hosting two “Adventure of Illustration” workshops at 10:00 am and 1:00 pm.

We are also having some preschool summer programming this year. The first program will be on June 15 and deal with the “Wonders of Water: The Water Cycle.”

There will be an adult reading program during the month of July.

Come by the library and pick up brochures about all these

We would like to thank our sponsors for making all of these great programs possible. They are as follows: Carnal-Roberts Agency, Dr. Charles White, Sr., Dyer’s Employment Agency, Helms Motor Company, In His Hands, Jackson Arts Council, Lexington Animal Hospital, Lexington Broadcasting, Library Friends, McDonald’s, Pafford Funeral Home, Presson & Associates, Precise Rebuilders, Richard Rushing, Tennessee Arts Commission, and Wal-Mart.