Roxbury library hosts summer reading program


Roxbury — The Roxbury Library Association (RLA) is offering the New York State-initiated themes “Dream Big Read!” (for children pre-K to grade 4) and “Own the Night” (for
children and adolescents grades 5-7) for the library’s 2012 Summer Reading Program. Individual sessions for different age groups will provide youthful participants with a range of activities, from reading and storytelling to arts-and-crafts projects, with refreshments offered at the end of each session, which are all free of charge.

Starting on Monday, July 2, and ending on Wednesday, July 25, the schedule for the summer reading program is as follows: Mondays, 9:30 to10:30 a.m.; Grades 3 and 4; Tuesdays, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.: Grade 5, 6, and 7 and Wednesdays, 9:30 to10:30 p.m.; Pre-K and K through Grade 2.
Please note that the summer reading program session scheduled for Wednesdays will meet on Thursday, July 5, for the first week.

Please contact Roxbury Library 2012 Summer Reading Program Coordinator Carol Meckes at 607 326-2897 to register children or adolescents in sessions designed for specific age groups.
Located on Route 30, the Roxbury Library is directly opposite the town’s United Methodist Church on Main Street.