The Friends of the Clark County Public Library is seeking nominations for the 2015 Lois Lenski Award. Given out at the Annual Friends of the Library Meeting, the award is presented to a member of the community who has encouraged a love of reading and literacy in children. In addition to being honored with a certificate, the recipient's name is also engraved o a plaque featuring past winners of the award. The plaque is on display in the Lenski Children's Center of the Main Library.
Join local resident and devoted library patron, Mitchell Devore, for a photo presentation and talk about his three month self-guided backpacking trip. Mitchell spent 23 days touring Italy and visited a total of 19 countries on the adventure of his lifetime. You won't want to miss this!
This program will take place at the Houston Branch, 5 West Jamestown Street, South Charleston, Ohio. Please call (937) 462-8047 for more information.
Additional parking is available in the shared parking lot of the Catholic Church.
A young boy overcomes his obsessive fears by discovering a love for books in this animated fantasy adventure. In a live action wraparound, Macaulay Culkin stars as Richard Tyler, an easily bullied, nervous wreck of a kid who's an expert on safety statistics. His mother and father (Mel Harris and Ed Begley, Jr.) don't know how to inspire their son to embrace life boldly. Barely able to leave the house, Richard ventures out one day, but he gets lost in a storm and ends up at a mysterious library.