The summer reading activities at Pickens County Library will soon start, Children’s Coordinator, Olivia Hattan-Edwards said her top three favorite events will be: The Summer Reading Club Kick Off Events with Barry Stewart Mann, "Cultureman June 2 at 2:30 p.m., The Old West Show with Jim Dunham, July 7 at 1:00 p.m. and Juggler Extraordinaire with Adam Boehmer, June 29 at 1:00 p.m.
Children under nine years of age must be accompanied by an adult.
Teen events include: Teen Movie Monday, June 6 at 3:00 p.m. featuring the story of a little girl who falls down a rabbit hole, light refreshments provided. This event is for teens 12 and up.
Duct-tape Designs on June 20 at 3:00 p.m. teens are invited to design jewelry, wallets, bookmarks and more. Registration is required and sign-up begins two weeks prior to the event.
Mad for Mad Libs! on July 11 at 3:00 p.m. This event is for teens to be creative and have fun.
Reference Coordinator Carmen Anne Cosner Forsee said her top three activities for adults will be the murder mystery play on July 21, “great fun”, a movie starring Humphrey Bogart August 11, and Heritage Quilting (registration required June 16 at 6:00 p.m.
The adult programming will begin May 20 and end July 31, participants must come in to receive their passport and after every three books read they will be entered into a raffle.
Participants for the adult events must be high school graduates and up. Forsee said, “Everything is free, their biggest expense will be the gas to get here.”
For more information on summer events at the Pickens County Library call 706-692-5411.