Summer Reading Starts This Weekend at Kirkwood Public Library

Courtney Flesch

By: Courtney Flesch on May 19, 2016 Print This Post

The Summer Reading program at your Kirkwood Public Library kicks off this Sat. May 21st, 10 am – Noon with a fun filled celebration! We’ll have the Bubble Bus, River Bound Band, and Smoothie King smoothies, as well as activity stations for kids and teens. At 11 am, there will be a special unveiling ceremony for the winners of the library card design contest with special guest Representative Deb Lavender. And don’t forget the most important part…signing up for Summer Reading!  There are reading programs and prizes for all ages from babies, to kids, to teens and adults. Grab your book lists and get ready to exercise your minds from May 21st to Aug. 6th.

We are so grateful to all of our sponsors, including Eagle Bank for sponsoring Kick-off Day and Bounce U, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Chocolate, Chocolate, Chocolate, Edward Chase Garvey Memorial Foundation, Fortel’s Pizza Den, Friends of KPL, Great Harvest Bread Company of Kirkwood, Institute of Museum & Library Services, Jason’s Deli, Magic House, McArthur’s Bakery, Missouri Botanical Gardens, Missouri State Library, Penn Station East Coast Subs, Pottery Hollow, St. Louis Cardinals, Tropical Moose, Webster-Kirkwood Times.

Sarah Erwin is the Library Director and is currently reading Reliance, Illinois by Mary Volmer.  Visit your Kirkwood Public Library at 140 E. Jefferson Avenue, or call us at 821-5770.  Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.


Courtney Flesch

Written by Courtney Flesch