summer reading program

Summer reading program participation was high

Sep 6, 2023
On Aug. 17 we held our last summer reading night at Bluff View Elementary School. Our theme was dinosaurs. The kids had fun breaking open fossils and learning all about dinosaurs. We want to thank everyone who participated. Reading over the summer with your children is a joy for us and so...

July reading night takes participants around the world

Aug 9, 2023
On July 18, the Bluff View Elementary School Summer Reading Program held its second reading night of the summer. We had our largest July turnout ever since the program began with about 65 kids attending. The theme was Wonders of the World. There were nine different activities kids could complete...

Baron of Bubbles pops into Patton Park

Jun 14, 2023
Sir Sydney Soapington, The Baron of Bubbles, helps children create their own bubbles at a Lake City Public Library-sponsored event in Patton Park on June 6. The free event was part of the library’s summer reading program. The next event is the Lake City Tiger Marching Band on June 20 at 6 p.m....

Summer reading program ends with prizes, gratitude

Sep 14, 2022
We wrapped up our summer reading program Aug. 25, by exploring space at our summer reading night. Jen Baures and I would like to say thank you so much to those of you that participated in summer reading in one way or another. We really did have our best year ever. We had 139 students that...

Record turn-out for second Summer Reading Program reading night

Aug 3, 2022
On July 27, the Bluff View Summer reading program held its second reading night of the summer. “We had our largest July turnout ever since the program began with about 67 kids attending,” Bluff View second grade teacher Kara Majchrzak said. It was Under the Sea night. There were nine different...

Carnival atmosphere at first reading night

Jun 29, 2022
The Bluff View Summer Reading Program is in full swing. On June 23 we had our first of three reading nights. We had Carnival Night to tie into Water Ski Days. There were about 70 kids in attendance along with parents and volunteers. We want to thank the local business for donating and/or supporting...

Summer reading bags available May 23

May 11, 2022
The Lake City Public Library will have the Summer Reading Program bags available for pick up beginning Monday, May 23. Children ages 5 and up can pick up a bag, plus choose a free book to keep. Included in the bag is a calendar of events for all of the children’s summer programs. Registration...

2021 summer reading program concludes

Aug 25, 2021
Bluff View Elementary School hosted its final summer reading night of the summer on Aug. 17. Children learned about animals from the rainforest. Kids read books, posed for pictures, played a bingo board for prizes and ate popcorn. “An organization called Maureen’s Readers reached out to us and we...

Summer activities for kids in full swing at Public Library

Jun 17, 2020
The Lake City Public Library Summer Reading Program has begun. “This year we’re focusing on activities for the entire family to add a little fun to the socially distanced summer,” the library said in a news release.. They are using the Beanstack program to help families keep track of reading...

Letter: Thanks for a great summer of reading

Aug 8, 2018
To the editor: With the end of summer nearing, I want to take time to thank all of the families who joined in the fun of summer reading at the library. We had over 150 kids participate this year, and we had a wonderful time traveling around the world through books and music! The most exciting part...


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